FYI: Launch Event: "Privacy and Sustainable Computing Lab@WU" 29+30 September 2016

The launch of the Privacy & Sustainable Computing Lab in Vienna
(29th and 30th of September at WU) is a core event
for the data protection community as well as those interested in ethical
IT design and policy making in general, where we will discuss issues
around privacy and more ethical design of technology in general.

We have managed to put to put together an exciting programme where major
global standardization bodies come together, including representatives
of efforts within IEEE, IETF, ISO, and W3C who will discuss how to put
data protection and ethics into technical standards. Their presentations
and discussion panels will be motivated by the effort of activists as
well as  internationally reknown researchers who also speak at the event.

Overall the set of confirmed distinguished speakers and panelists
includes (in alphabetic order):

* Phil Archer (W3C)
* Prof. Piero Bonatti (Univ. Napels)
* Max Schreis (activist)
* Wolfie Christl (activist)
* Anna Fielder (Privacy International)
* John Havens (IEEE)
* Prof. Udo Helmrecht (ENISA)
* Andreas Krisch (EDRI)
* Dr. Rainer Knyrim (Privacy Lawyer)
* Prof. Kai Rannenberg (Goethe Univ. Frankfurt, ISO/IEC)
* Prof. A Min Tjoa (TU Vienna/SBA Research)
* Rigo Wenning (W3C/ERCIM)
* Robin Wilton (ISOC)

Please see our event web page for additional details:

Due to limited space we kindly ask you to register (free of charge) for
the event, the registration link is also available at the event Web page.

Best regards,
Sabrina Kirrane (Lab Director)
Sarah Spiekermann, Axel Polleres (Lab founders)

Assistant Professor,
Institute for Management Information Systems,
Vienna University of Economics and Business
Tel: +43-1-31336-4494
E-mail: sabrina.kirrane [at]

Received on Tuesday, 20 September 2016 14:25:56 UTC