Events

 Upcoming events

  • 8/12/2017: Journée d’étude Vie privée, données personnelles et risques : Quels paramètres pour leur cohabitation à venir ?, Paris.
  • 18/12/2017: Discussant at Meet the Author: Lunchtime debate on “The the relationship between EU consumer law and data protection”, Brussels Privacy Hub (BPH), Brussels.

Selected past events

  • 1/12/2017: ‘Gendering (health) data protection? On privacy and women’s (non-)health data‘, talk at Big Health data and Social Media: Legal and Ethical Challenges, Keele University.
  • 18/10/2017: Presentation on legal issues related to research integrity at the Joint Research Integrity Policy Meeting and Policy Advisory Board Meeting organised by the PRINTEGER project, Brussels.
  • 12/10/2017: Invited speaker at Jurisdiction, Conflicts of Laws and Data Protection in Cyberspace Conference, Max Planck Institute Luxembourg, Luxembourg.
  • 29/09/2017: Who is listening to the data subject? Music streaming and privacy, presentation at CopyCamp 2017: The Internet of Copyrighted Things, Warsaw.
  • 15/09/2017: Invited speaker at the Data Protection panel of the European Compliance Conference, organised by The European Law Students Association (ELSA), Brussels.
  • 25/09/2017: Invited speaker at the Academic Conference The Surveillance Triangle: Authorities, Data subjects and Means (Panel The perspective of Individuals subject to surveillance), Brussels.
  • 13/09/2017: Invited speaker at the Conference Nearly there!? – Challenges and Chances of the GDPR with 8 months to go until applicability, organised by University of Luxembourg and FIZ Karlsruhe, Leibniz-Institute for Information Infrastructure, Luxembourg.
  • 05/09/2017: Invited lecturer for the ‘Monthly Meeting’ at the European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) for the lecture ‘(Personal) data ownership: A fundamental rights’ perspective‘, Brussels.
  • 06-08/07/2017: Invited expert at the International Workshop on Data Ownership, Schaffhausen, Switzerland, organised by Universtität Zürich. See the workshop’s summary here.
  • 27/06/2017: Lecture on ‘Recent ECtHR and CJEU jurisprudence on privacy and data protection‘, 2nd Data Protection Law Summer School: The GDPR is Now, VUB, Brussels.
  • 23/06/2017: Moderator of session ‘Implications for data protection and privacy education‘, Roundtable on the GDPR and children’s rights, Brussels. See the Report on the Roundtable here.
  • 30/05/2017: Moderator of panel on privacy and freedom of expression at the Conversatorio ‘Derechos Digitales de los Ciudadanos’, Madrid.
  • 18/05/2017: Discussant of paper ‘Should fundamental rights to privacy and data protection be a part of EU’s international trade deals?’, by Svetlana Yakovleva  PLSC Europe, Tilburg.
  • 17/05/2017: Speaker at panel ‘Privacy in the 2020s (a conversation about the future of privacy)’, Conference TILTing Perspectives 2017: ‘Regulating a connected world’, Tilburg.
  • 12/05/2017: ‘Portability under the GDPR: Key requirements and open questions’, Families on the Move Conference, Brussels.
  • 08/05/2017: ‘Music is Surveillance’, presentation together with Rosamunde Van Brakel at Re:publica 2017, Berlin.
  • 05/05/2017: Lecture on ‘Data Ownership: A data protection perspective’, Brussels Privacy Hub (BPH), Brussels.
  • 06/04/2017: Speaker at panel ‘Beyond Internet access: Developing Countries and citizens’ data protection’, Brussels School of International Studies (BSIS) Conference The Disappearing State? Contested Governance in the 21st Century, University of Kent, Brussels.
  • 27/01/2017: Speaker at panel ‘Types of Privacy’, Computers, Privacy and Data Protection (CPDP) 2017 Conference, Les Halles de Schaerbeek, Brussels.
  • 26/01/2017: Moderator at panel ‘The Ethical Challenges of Cybersecurity’, Computers, Privacy and Data Protection (CPDP) 2017 Conference, Les Halles de Schaerbeek, Brussels.
  • 09/12/2016: Chair of GDPR Workshop Series: Scientific Research and Data Protection event, organised by Brussels Privacy Hub (BPH) at the Institute for European Studies (IES), VUB, Brussels.
  • 19/11/2016: Invited speaker for “Workshop 2: Nieuw mediagebruik en de Verordening/ Les nouveaux médias et le Règlement” at De Verordening Gegevensbescherming verder ontleed / Le Règlement Général Protection des Données plus en détail, Conference organised by Centre for IT and IP Law (CiTiP) in collaboration with CBPL, Crids & LSTS, KU Leuven, Leuven.
  • 09/11/2016: Invited speaker at the Workshop: Security, Surveillance and proportionality (CAST Research Seminar): lecture ‘Does ‘technology made me do it’ prove genuine necessity? Tackling the inevitability of modern surveillance in European law’, Centre for Advanced Security Theory (CAST), University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen.
  • 21/10/2016: Invited speaker at Joint Research Centre (JRC): lecture on data ownership for the Cyber & Digital Citizens’ Security Unit, JRC, Ispra.
  • 19/06/2016: Chair of GDPR Workshop Series ‘Freedom of Expression and Data protection in the GDPR’ event, organised by Brussels Privacy Hub (BPH) at the Institute for European Studies (IES), VUB, Brussels.
  • 05/09/2016: ‘Towards an Europeanisation of the Regulation of Research Integrity?’, paper presented at the UACES 46th Annual Conference, London.
  • 06/07/2016: ‘Who is Misbehaving? On Why (Big) Data Don’t Need Ethics’, paper presented at the Sixth Biennial Conference of the ECPR Standing Group on Regulatory Governance (RegGov2016), Tilburg.
  • 24/06/2016: Co-organisation of the stream ‘Data as Things: Dis/assembling the Stuff of Data and Data’s Coming to Matter’, together with Claudia Aradau and Rocco Bellanova, London Conference in Critical Thought (LCCT2016), Birbeck University, London.
  • 29/04/2016: Invited speaker at ‘Le Règlement général sur la protection des données à caractère personnel en 5 questions’ Conference, CRIDS, Université de Namur, Namur.
  • 23/04/2016: ‘Can you hear it too? Looking into surveillance through sound and music’ paper presented at the 7th Biannual Surveillance and Society Conference (SSN2016), Barcelona.
  • 28/01/2016: Co-organisation and chairing of panel ‘Loving the no hate web? Another look into women’s digital rights’ at the Computers, Privacy and Data Protection (CPDP) 2016 Conference, Brussels.
  • 11/12/2015: Invited speaker at the Conference Access to Electronic Data for Law Enforcement Purposes Mutual Legal Assistance and Cybercrime Challenges in EU-USA Cooperation, Queen Mary University, London.
  • 26/10/2015: Discussant at the Privacy Law Scholars Conference (PLSC), Amsterdam.
  • 08/10/2015: Invited speaker at “Panel I: Ethical approach to data processing”, Annual Privacy Forum (APC) 2015. Luxembourg.
  • 18/06/2015: Presentation of paper “Illusions of symmetry? EU privacy rights v US privacy rights for EU citizens” at the Digital Citizenship and Surveillance Society Conference, Cardiff.
  • 01/06/2015: Invited speaker at Standard of personal data protection in the Area of Police and Judicial Cooperation in Criminal Matters in the European Union Conference, Warsaw School of Economics, Warsaw.
  • 22/01/2015: Co-organisation and chairing of panel ‘Feminist perspectives on privacy and personal data protection’ at the Computers, Privacy and Data Protection (CPDP) 2015 Conference, Brussels.
  • 10/10/2014: Invited speaker at “Session II: Technology”, Internet Governance. Actors, Technology, Content Academic Symposium, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin and the Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society, Berlin.
  • 04/07/2014: ‘How uninformed is the average data subject? A quest for benchmarks in EU personal data protection’ paper presented at 10th International Conference on Internet, Law & Politics (IDP 2014) ‘A decade of transformations’, Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC), Barcelona.
  • 05/06/2014: Invited speaker at ‘The CJEU’s latest decision on the right to control your own data” ERA Briefing, Academy of European Law (ERA).
  • 02/06/2014: organisation of the Policy Forum on Sustainable Food, 3rd event of the ‘EU Food Law: What’s On the Menu?’ Policy Fora, organised by the VUB Food Think Tank at the Institute for European Studies (IES), VUB, Brussels.
  • 23-24/05/2014: presentation of paper co-authored with Serge Gutwirth on ‘Ethics, Law and Privacy Disentangling Law from Ethics in Privacy Discourse’, 2014 IEEE International Symposium on Ethics in Engineering, Science, and Technology, ETHICS 2014, Chicago (US).
  • 12/05/2014: organisation of Policy Forum on Organic Farming, 2nd event of the ‘EU Food Law: What’s On the Menu?’ Policy Fora, organised by the VUB Food Think Tank at the Institute for European Studies (IES), VUB, Brussels.
  • 25/04/2014: presentation of a paper co-authored with Rocco Bellanova and Raphaël Gellert on ‘Between In/Visibility and Disappearance: Interrogating Surveillance’s Ob-scene Politics’ at The Surveillance Studies Network (SSN) 2014 Conference: ‘Surveillance Ambiguities & Asymmetries’, hosted by the University of Barcelona and supported by the Surveillance Studies Network, Barcelona.
  • 27/03/2014: presentation of paper co-authored with Rocco Bellanova and Raphaël Gellert on ‘Between In/Visibility and Disappearance: Interrogating Surveillance’s Ob-scene Politics’. 55th International Studies Association (ISA) Annual Convention ‘Spaces and Places: Geopolitics in an Era of Globalization”, Toronto (Canada).
  • 23/01/2014: Chair of panel ‘Demonstrating Accountability – Trust but Self-Verify?’ at the Computers, Privacy and Data Protection (CPDP) International Conference 2014 ‘Data Protection: The Global Perspective’, Les Halles de Schaerbeek, Brussels.
  • 12/11/2013: Invited speaker at the Jornada Internacional de Protección de Datos of the Universitat Jaume I de Castellón, Castellón (Spain), 12 November 2013.
  • 20/09/2013: Presentation co-authored with Raphaël Gellert on ‘Smartphones, Privacy and Control: A Smart Approach?’ at the ‘Intelligent Investigation – Challenges & Chances’ SMART (Scalable Measures for Automated Recognition Technologies) Policy Workshop, Brussels.
  • 03/09/2013: discussant at the ‘Smart Borders? European and Global Logics of Border Surveillance in the Context of Privacy’, SAPIENT (Surveillance, Privacy and Ethics) event, CEPS, Brussels.
  • 06/04/2013: presentation of paper ‘Justify processing, deactivate protection: Financial data and the double bind of European security’  at the 2013 International Studies Association (ISA) Annual Convention ‘The Politics of International Diffusion: Regional and Global Dimensions’, San Francisco (US).
  • 28/11/2012: presentation of paper ‘The core content of personal data protection: A conceptual controversy’, co-authored by Serge Gutwirth, at the Privacy and Emerging Technologies PRESCIENT International Conference, Fraunhofer Forum, Berlin.
  • 12/6/2009: paper presentation at European Data Wars: Fighting Terrorism Through Data Conference, organised by University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam.
  • 13/12/2008: Invited speaker at the Human Rights in European and Global Perspective: Taking stock of human rights research and moving towards a new research agenda event, CEPS, Brussels.
  • 18-20/06/2008: paper presentation at the Ethics, Technology and Identity Conference, organised by 3TU.Centre for Ethics and Technology, Delft.
  • 29/04/2008: Invited speaker at the PRISE Final Conference: Towards privacy enhancing security technologies – the next steps, organised by the Institute of Technology Assessment of the Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna.
  • 13/04/2007: paper presentation at ‘The EU’s Third Pillar: what Future for Police and Judicial Cooperation in an AFSJ? CHALLENGE Training school’, organised by the CHALLENGE project, CEPS, Brussels.