The U.K.’s Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has responded to the U.K.’s Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport’s (DCMS) “Data: Unlimited” initiative.

There is a lot to unpack. Here is an analysis I wrote for OneTrust DataGuidance that may be helpful.

Key points:

  • The current approach does not work for people or businesses and commitment

The United Kingdom has issued an ambitious report on its 10 year plan to become an AI super power.

The document lays out a detailed business plan with 3 month, 6 month and longer objectives.

Notably:

  • The document states that the government is also exploring how privacy enhancing technologies (PET) can remove barriers to data

Here is one more note on the UK Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport’s (DCMS) new international transfers initiative: The documents contain a template and a detailed questionnaire for assessing the adequacy of the destination third country in connection with data protection.

These are organized, thorough and very user-friendly documents that should even prove