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Eleni Kosta is full Professor of Technology Law and Human Rights at the Tilburg Institute for Law, Technology and Society (TILT, Tilburg University, the Netherlands). Eleni is conducting research on human rights with a focus on privacy and data protection, specialising in electronic communications and new technologies. She has been involved in numerous EU research projects. In 2014 Eleni was awarded a personal research grant for research on privacy and surveillance by the Dutch Research Organisation (VENI/NWO). She is member of the Advisory Board of the Dutch digital rights organisation, Bits of Freedom, and an observer to the Europol Financial Intelligence Public Private Partnership (EFIPPP). She is a member of editorial boards of academic journals (EDPL, IRLCT etc.) and conferences and workshops scientific and organising committees  (CPDP, ISP etc.). Eleni also collaborates as associate with timelex (www.timelex.eu).

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Recent publications

  1. Government access to user data - Towards more meaningful transparency…

    Kosta, E., & Brewczyńska, M. (2019). Government access to user data: Towards more meaningful transparency reports. In R. Ballardini, P. Kuoppamäki, & O. Pitkänen (Eds.), Regulating industrial internet through IPR, data protection and competition law (pp. 253-274). KLUWER LAW INT.
  2. Privacy and identity management. Fairness, accountability, and transp…

    Kosta, E., Pierson, J., Slamanig, D., Fischer-Hübner, S., & Krenn, S. (Eds.) (2019). Privacy and identity management. Fairness, accountability, and transparency in the age of big data: 13th IFIP WG 9.2, 9.6/11.7, 11.6/SIG 9.2.2 International Summer School, Vienna, Austria, August 20-24, 2018, revised selected papers. (IFIP AICT Tutorials; Vol. 547). Springer International.
  3. Big brother watch and others v UK - Lessons from the latest Strasbour…

    van der Sloot, B., & Kosta, E., (2019). Big brother watch and others v UK: Lessons from the latest Strasbourg ruling on bulk surveillance , No. 58170/13, 62322/14 and 24960/15, No. ECLI:CE:ECHR:2018:0913JUD005817013 , 10 p., Sep 13, 2018. (European Data Protection Law Review; Vol. 5, No. 2, p. 252 -261).
  4. Privacy and identity management. The smart evolution - 12th IFIP WG 9…

    Hansen, M., Kosta, E., Nai-Fovino, I., & Fischer-Hübner, S. (Eds.) (2018). Privacy and identity management. The smart evolution: 12th IFIP WG 9.2, 9.5, 9.6/11.7, 11.6/SIG 9.2.2 International Summer School, Ispra, Italy, September 4-8, 2017, revised selected papers. (IFIP AICT Tutorials; Vol. 526). Springer International.
  5. Looking for some light through the lens of “cryptowar” history - Poli…

    Koops, B-J., & Kosta, E. (2018). Looking for some light through the lens of “cryptowar” history: Policy options for law enforcement authorities against “going dark”. Computer Law and Security Review, 34(4), 890-900.

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