Not just apps: privacy, personal data and COVID-19 in the western Balkans

The measures adopted by some Balkan countries to contain the pandemic  have raised perplexity in associations and researchers who deal with  privacy and digital rights. Emergency actions, derogating from the  national rules of law, could translate into mass surveillance tools. Federico Caruso, member of the PANELFIT team, has made a very  interesting publication, drawing attention to these … Read moreNot just apps: privacy, personal data and COVID-19 in the western Balkans

PANELFIT-NKL Network Webinar: The role of new technologies in the COVID crisis. June 10th 2020, 9.00 am -12.00 am.

PANELFIT and the NKL Network lead by our EAB Anna Lydia Svalastog  co-organize a webinar devoted to analysing the role to be played by  new technologies in the COVID crisis. Webinar will focus on the ethical, legal and social issues at stake. We look forward to receiving proposals for short (10-15 min)  presentations related to … Read morePANELFIT-NKL Network Webinar: The role of new technologies in the COVID crisis. June 10th 2020, 9.00 am -12.00 am.

PANELFIT Montly chat: Data protection at the age of Coronavirus. 6 May at 11am

Due to an unforeseen last minute event the PANELFIT monthly chat is  postponed. We ask for your patience for the inconvenience and hope you can join us next week. On the next PANELFIT monthly chat we’ll discuss with Sara Mendes Roda @CPME_EUROPA,  about data protection at the age of Coronavirus, with a  focus on the … Read morePANELFIT Montly chat: Data protection at the age of Coronavirus. 6 May at 11am

Workshop on Data Protection and Ethics Guidelines for ICT R&D

Madrid 2-4 March. European experts meet to participate in the development of Panelfit guidelines that will provide  recommendations for action on Data Protection and Cybersecurity issues in the use of main technologies. What basic aspects of data protection and cybersecurity need to be considered to writing an email, designing a website or sending a newsletter? … Read moreWorkshop on Data Protection and Ethics Guidelines for ICT R&D

Monthly chats

Vulnerable Data Subjects and EU law. Who are vulnerable data  subjects, and what are they risking when they take decisions on their  personal data? What harms could they suffer when those data are  processed and actions are taken on their behalf? We addressed these  and other issues with Gianclaudio Malgieri, Attorney at Law and a … Read moreMonthly chats

The PANELFIT “20 Stakeholders’ Workshop”

The first steps towards developing the guidelines have already been taken with a first round of expert workshops.  In the first step, important points and issues to be aware of were identified. After these workshops these were analyzed and incorporated into the first draft of the guidelines. In this second step of the process, the … Read moreThe PANELFIT “20 Stakeholders’ Workshop”

Online course: Ethical and Legal Issues Regarding ICT Data Protection

Open the registration period for the free online course: Ethical and Legal issues regarding ICT Data Protection. This course is offered within the framework of the PANELFIT Project by the University of the Basque Country UPV/EHU, with the help of the Partners and especially of the European Citizen Science Association (ECSA). The specific objective of … Read moreOnline course: Ethical and Legal Issues Regarding ICT Data Protection