1st Workshop on Technologies for Regulatory Compliance

Workshop within the 30th International Conference on Legal Knowledge and Information Systems (JURIX), organized by the University of Luxembourg. Luxembourg, 13th of December 2017 Motivation Companies operating internationally or wanting to branch out to other countries and markets, face multiple difficulties to engaging in trade abroad and to localise their ...
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TakeDown Workshop

On the 18th of September, the Institute of Law and Technology, held the Workshop “Ethical and legal issues in Security: ensuring data protection.” The Workshop was organised in the context of the Takedown project and aimed at bringing together researchers and practitioners on the discussion of the current hot topics ...
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NGI Forum 2017 | 13 September 2017, Barcelona, Spain

The Next Generation Internet (NGI) initiative, launched by the European Commission in autumn 2016, aims to shape the future Internet as an interoperable platform ecosystem that embodies the values that Europe holds dear: openness, inclusivity, transparency, privacy, cooperation, and protection of data. The NGI should ensure that the increased connectivity ...
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Associate Partner to the 2017 European Congress on Privacy and data protection

The IDT will act as Associate Partner to the 2017 European Congress on Privacy and data protection to be held in Madrid next October. The IDT is proud to collaborate with this event that aims at helping organisations, companies, professionals, entrepreneurs and citizens in understanding and applying data protection regulations, ...
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TakeDown Online Survey

To identify, prevent and respond to crime and terrorist networks. [Spanish] These are the main axes of the TAKEDOWN project work followed by 18 European partner institutions. This partnership between technology and scientific investigation against organized crime and terrorist networks is funded by the prestigious EU research and innovation program ...
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Deadline Extension – Linked Democracy

Melbourne, Australia, 19-25 August 2017 https://linkeddemocracy.com/ DEADLINE EXTENSION: – Paper submission deadline 21/05/2017 – Notification of acceptance: 05/06/2017 – Workshop date: 19/08/2017 The third generation of the Web (or Web of Data) makes it possible for citizens, groups, and governments to experiment with new forms of democratic practices. Linked Democracy ...
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H2020 project TakeDown meeting

Dr. Rebeca Varela-Figueroa, from the IDT is currently attending a two-day meeting for the TAKEDOWN project in Zurich. During the meeting researchers of the Consortium will work on the preliminary results and further needs of the comprehensive empirical research that is being developed within the project. In particular they will ...
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Linked Democracy: AI for Democratic Innovation

Melbourne, Australia, 19-25 August 2017 https://linkeddemocracy.com/ The third generation of the Web (or Web of Data) makes it possible for citizens, groups, and governments to experiment with new forms of democratic practices. Linked Democracy draws from the analogy with the Linked Open Data (LOD) paradigm to explore new ecosystems connecting ...
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Artificial Intelligence: Dreams, Risks, and Reality

It cannot be denied that Artificial Intelligence is having a growing impact in many areas of human activity. It is helping humans to communicate with each other, even beyond linguistic boundaries, find information in the vast resources available on the web, solve challenging problems that go beyond the competence of ...
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TakeDown Kick-off

Jorge González Conejero and Rebeca Varela Figueroa attended the kick-off meeting of the European project Takedown held in Vienna from the 12 to the 15 of September. The Takedown project is funded under the call H2020-FCT-2015 (Grant nº700688) of the H2020 Program, and will be developed until September 2019.The Takedown ...
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