Seven deadly sins against privacy and personal data protection in the (European) smart grids roll-out

On 21 October 2015 in Vienna, Austria, LSTS researchers Dr Niels van Dijk and Dariusz Kloza will give an opening lecture at the Cybersecurity Lecture Series 2015, organised by the Austrian Institute of Technology (AIT) and the Technische Universität Wien. The lecture, titled "Seven deadly sins against privacy and personal data protection in the (European) smart grids … Continue reading Seven deadly sins against privacy and personal data protection in the (European) smart grids roll-out

Privacy Camp ‘Big data and ever increasing State surveillance’

As the 2015 Computers, Privacy and Data Protection (CPDP) International Conference approaches, the list of its official side events continues to grow. The Privacy Camp 'Big data and ever increasing state surveillance' is a civil society warm-up event that will take place on 20 January 2015 (9.00 - 18.00) at Université Saint-Louis, Rue du Marais … Continue reading Privacy Camp ‘Big data and ever increasing State surveillance’

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