Grzegorz Sibiga, Ph.D


He specialises in personal data protection and other matters of administrative law, including legal protection of information (secrets), access to public information, re-use of public sector information and data opening in the sector, electronic administration, as well as in proceedings applicable to public administration. In our law firm, he manages a team dealing with the implementation and application of GDPR in over 100 organizational entities. Proxy in proceedings conducted by the President of UODO and in proceedings before administrative courts.

Chairman of the SABI Scientific Council – The Association of Information Security Administrators. A former member of the Digitization Council and Information Technology Council for the minister competent for information technology, and vice-chairman of the GIODO Scientific Council (Inspector General for Personal Data Protection). Participant of parliamentary work, including as a BAS expert of the Chancellery of the Sejm, on acts in administrative law, including protection of personal data, population records, ID cards, computerization of public entities’ activity and access to public information. He is a founding member of SABI and member of the Law and IT Scientific Center Association and the New Technologies Law Association.

He participates in conferences and training schemes linked to areas of his ​​specialization, including in cyclic events, such as the annual conference of the C.H.Beck Publishing House on personal data protection, the Congress of Data Protection Inspectors, the ADO/IOD Forum, the Forum of BIP Coordinators, Editors and Administrators, and in Personal Data Protection Days. Member of program councils of scientific and industry journals, including Prawo Mediów Elektronicznych (Electronic Media Law), Informacje w administracji publicznej  (Information in public administration), ABI Expert, and IT w Administracji (IT in Administration).

He is the author, co-author and editor of over 100 scientific publications on areas of his specialisation, as well as the author of numerous popular science titles. He has received a personal recommendation in the Legal 500 ranking in the category of Data privacy and data protection, and in 2020 he has been awarded the President of UODO Michał Serzycki annual prize “For promoting the value of personal data protection and privacy law”.

Head of the Administrative Law Department at the Institute of Legal Sciences of the Polish Academy of Sciences (ILS PAS), member of the College of Directors and head of Postgraduate Studies “Performing the function of a data protection inspector” at ILS PAS. Academic lecturer at, among others, the Kozminski University.

He speaks English.

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