For your eyes only

On 29 and 30 November 2012 wil take place in Brussels the For your eyes only: Privacy, empowerment and technology in the context of social networks International Conference. The event is notably supported by the User Empowerment in Social Media (EMSOC) research project, to which LSTS contributes. LSTS members Serge Gutwirth and Mathias Vermeulen will … Continue reading For your eyes only

Europeanization and EU external borders

Prof. Paul De Hert and LSTS researchers Antonella Galetta and Rocco Bellanova will present their works on the different processes of europeanization of EU external borders at the "L’européanisation à la croisée des disciplines et de nouveaux enjeux" Conference in Brussels, at the Facultés universitaires Saint-Louis, on Tuesday 25 September 2012. You can find more … Continue reading Europeanization and EU external borders

Surveilling Surveillance

LSTS researchers Antonella Galetta & Rosamunde van Brakel are both giving presentations at the SMART Policy workshop 'Surveilling Surveillance' in Florence this Wednesday 26 September 2012. Antonella will discuss the relation between surveilance technologies and the presumption of innocence, and Rosamunde will examine the ethical and social consequences of behaviour detecting smart video surveillance systems as … Continue reading Surveilling Surveillance

MovingLife: Online survey on mHealth solutions

The MovingLife project is a Coordination and Support Action (FP7) that will deliver roadmaps for technological research, implementation practice and policy support with the aim of accelerating the establishment, acceptance and wide use of mobile eHealth solutions. MovingLife has developed preliminary roadmaps for mHealth that address a broad group of fundamental issues such as: technology … Continue reading MovingLife: Online survey on mHealth solutions

PIAF Final Conference

Vrije Universiteit Brussel – Research Group on Law, Science, Technology & Society (VUB-LSTS), Trilateral Research & Consulting LLP and Privacy International have been conducting research on PIA for the European Commission’s Directorate-General Justice. Our project is called PIAF: A Privacy Impact Assessment Framework for Data Protection and Privacy Rights. You can find more details on … Continue reading PIAF Final Conference

Computers, Privacy and Data Protection (CPDP) 2013 Conference – Call for Papers

Computers, Privacy and Data Protection (CPDP) Conference is an annual three-day Conference devoted to privacy and data protection discussions. The 6th edition of CPDP will be held on 23-25 January 2013 in Brussels. Whilst a number of speakers are specifically invited by the Conference several slots remain open to application through an annual Call for Papers. The CPDP … Continue reading Computers, Privacy and Data Protection (CPDP) 2013 Conference – Call for Papers