On 3 September 2013 will take place in Brussels the third SAPIENT Policy Meeting, titled ‘Smart Borders? European and Global Logics of Border Surveillance in the Context of Privacy‘. The meeting is organised by the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS) in cooperation with King’s College London and the University of Kent (Brussels School of International Studies) in the framework of the SAPIENT (Supporting Fundamental rights, PrIvacy and Ethics in Surveillance Technologies) project. More information can be found here.
On Wednesday 29 May 2013 LSTS researcher Gloria González Fuster will publicly defend her PhD ‘The emergence of personal data protection as a fundamental right of the European Union’, co-promoted by Prof. Dr. S. Gutwirth and Prof. Dr. P. De Hert. The defence will take place at 6pm in Room D.2.01, at VUB. More information can be found in the official invitation (pdf).
This Thursday 5 July 2012 will take place at the Institute for European Studies of the Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB), from 7pm to 9pm, he Conference “The Use of Data in Police and Criminal Justice Cooperation : New Rules after Lisbon“, chaired by LSTS Researcher Prof. Dr. Paul de Hert. Free entrance upon registration. More information here.