The Conference has brought together data protection authorities from local, national and international levels throughout its history. It has adopted a mission statement and is led by a seven-member governance body. Find out more about the Conference’s vision, history and Executive Committee.

Strategic Direction Mission and Vision

The Conference’s vision is an environment in which privacy and data protection authorities around the world are able effectively to fulfil their mandates, both individually and in concert, through diffusion of knowledge and supportive connections. This vision in part of a Conference strategic plan that also includes a mission statement, strategic priorities and an action plan.

Executive Committee

The Conference has a seven-member governance body. The Executive Committee comprises an elected Chair, four elected members and, in an ex officio capacity, the hosts of the previous and next conferences.

The Secretariat

Information Commissioner’s Office, UK.

History of the Conference

For more than three decades, the International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners has been the premier meeting place of the world’s data protection and privacy authorities. It has built up a proud and productive history.

Picture Gallery

Picture gallery.

Contact Databases

Contact databases.


ICDPPC census.