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Cornelia KuttererSenior Policy Counsel
Cornelia Kutterer is Director of Regulatory Policy for Microsoft EMEA, responsible for security and data access governance issues, as well as child safety and consumer policies. She has long standing experience in Information Society regulatory policies at EU level and represents Microsoft at various trade organisations. She currently chairs the privacy & security working group at TechAmerica and serves as Vice-President for Edima.Previously, Cornelia was Head of Legal Department and Senior Legal Advisor at BEUC, the European Consumer Organisation, driving the policy agenda for consumers’ digital life and consumer protection laws. She was a member of the Permanent Stakeholder Group of Enisa representing users in security matters. She has also gained experience in a top 10 law firm in the fields of competition law, intellectual property and e-commerce and in a German trade organisation focusing on the freedom of services. She started her professional career in the European Parliament as a political advisor to a MEP in 1997. Cornelia Kutterer is a qualified German lawyer, and holds a master’s degree in information technology and communication laws. She studied law at the Universities of Passau, Porto (Portugal), Hamburg and Strathclyde (UK).
Cornelia Kutterer Senior Policy Counsel - 07 Feb. 2013
This morning, the European Commission and the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy have adopted a Communication on Cyber Security and a complementary proposal for a Directive on measures to ensure a high common level of cyber security across the EU.
Cornelia Kutterer Senior Policy Counsel - 05 Feb. 2013
Cornelia Kutterer Senior Policy Counsel - 05 Nov. 2012
The children of today are citizens of a digital era. Children now have the opportunity to learn in both fun and interactive ways. They can explore and develop their passions in a manner that not long ago would have been either unaffordable or simply unavailable.
Cornelia Kutterer Senior Policy Counsel - 15 May 2012
The Commission recently launched a new strategy for a safer internet and better internet content for children and teenagers. This new strategy seeks to accomplish a few objectives.
Cornelia Kutterer Senior Policy Counsel - 23 May 2011
Spurred by pressing questions about Internet security and fundamental rights, our second digital values event “Securely Connected” brought together key stakeholders from EU institutions, industry and NGOs to discuss the security challenges consumers face in an increasingly connected world
Cornelia Kutterer Senior Policy Counsel - 16 Feb. 2011
Cornelia Kutterer Senior Policy Counsel - 14 Feb. 2011
The online world allows for people to be more connected than ever before. On the other hand, increasing connectivity intensifies the security risks.
Cornelia Kutterer Senior Policy Counsel - 17 Jan. 2011
Just how strong is trust in a modern society? The more we depend on technologies to carry out or mediate our everyday activities, the more we need to make sure that we trust them to do so. How do you inspire user trust without any face-to-face contact? Do we need trustmarks or rather trust user experience?
Cornelia Kutterer Senior Policy Counsel - 25 May 2010
As our use of the Internet and related technologies evolves, so do our privacy needs and concerns – and possibly too the need to adapt the legal framework.
Cornelia Kutterer Senior Policy Counsel - 04 March 2010
Last month we organized an event at the European Parliament hosted by Bill Newton-Dunn MEP on the occasion of a Microsoft worldwide campaign against counterfeit software with the real victim of counterfeits at its center - the end-consumer.
Cornelia Kutterer Senior Policy Counsel - 05 Feb. 2010
Last week turned into a seriously busy week as the Council of Europe and the European Commission celebrated the 4th Data Protection Day. We (Microsoft) were there too, because we are deeply committed to engage on this important issue.
Cornelia Kutterer Senior Policy Counsel - 25 Jan. 2010
This week, we will see a very busy Data Protection Day.
Cornelia Kutterer Senior Policy Counsel - 14 Jan. 2010
New videos regarding Data Potection Day 2010 and the importance of data and online privacy!