Call for articles

Call for Articles

Submission deadline: 15th March 2018

The Editor, Editorial Board and Publishers of Journal of Data Protection & Privacy are welcoming the submission of articles on the following subjects for the next issue of the journal.

  • Cyber security and the NIS Directive
  • Data ethics
  • Role of the Data Protection Officer
  • Case studies of excellence in data protection
  • AI and GDPR
  • Smart Cities
  • ‘Applied GDPR’
  • Blockchain and data protection 
  • Changes in direct marketing as a result of the e-Privacy Regulation (expected Nov 2018)
  • Will the UK become an ‘adequate country’ when it leaves the EU?
  • Global data protection and privacy trends
  • New research on data protection nationally, regionally, globally

Submission guidelines

The following types of articles are considered for publication:

  • Practice articles: Thought pieces, best practice articles, case studies, new approaches, technologies and techniques, research reports, legal and regulatory updates, and other contributions written by practitioners. All case studies must address the following questions: What has worked? Why has it worked? What lessons were learned? How could it be done elsewhere? Articles should be 2,000 to 5,000 words in length.
  • Research papers: Contributions which explore new models, theories and applied research in data protection and/or privacy issues. Research papers must have clear implications for professionals and business practice. Research papers should be around 6,000 words in length.

All submissions will be peer-reviewed to ensure that they are of direct, practical relevance to those working in the field.

The deadline for the submission of articles to the next issue is 15th March, 2018.

All article submissions should be sent to the Editor-in-Chief, Ardi Kolah: Further, more specific guidance for authors on format and style can be found here