„Privacy and Internet Governance“ – a Panel Discussion at the International Web Science Conference

The Institute for Legal Informatics will participate in the 8th International ACM Web Science Conference 2016, which will be held from May 22 to May 25.

The conference brings together researchers from multiple disciplines, like computer science, sociology, economics, information science, or psychology.

Professor Forgó will lead the Panel Discussion, which will be dedicated to “Privacy and Internet Governance”. The discussion is rescheduled and now starts May 23., at 10.45.

The participants of the panel will be:

Jeanne Mifsud Bonnuci

Christian Hawellek

Maximilian Schrems

Benjamin Schütze

Click here to find more information about the Web Science Conference.

Entry to MyHealthAvatar in the European Journal of Health

An article about our project MyHealthAvatar with the title „Using Patient Avatars to Promote Health Data Sharing Applications: Perspectives and Regulatory Challenges“ will be published in the European Journal of Health issue 23 (2016) page 175-194.

It was written by our academic assistants Alan Dahi (former), Sarah Jensen, Marc Stauch and our Prof. Dr. Nikolaus Forgó.

Winners of the MAPPING App Competition

News alert, April 14, 2016

MAPPING App competition award ceremony

On 14 March 2016 the MAPPING project (www.mappingtheinternet.eu) successfully concluded the Privacy via IT Security App Competition (www.mapping-competition.uni-hannover.de) with a highly anticipated Award Ceremony at the CeBIT 2016 exhibition. The two-hour event included key-notes from distinguished guests on topics related to privacy as well as demonstrations of the three winning proposals. The programme was concluded by the announcement of the competition’s overall winner.

The final ranking of the MAPPING Privacy via IT Security App Competition :


MAPPING Award Ceremony on CeBIT 2016

As previously reported, the Institute for Legal Informatics of Leibniz Universität Hanover organised a competition to develop an application enhancing IT-Security on mobile devices. Meanwhile, the evaluation procedure has been finished and the three winners identified.

The Award Ceremony, in which the final ranking of the winners of the competition will be revealed, takes place on Monday, 14 March 2016 from 11:00 until 13:00 at Scale11 Corporate Stage (Hall11, F60) on CeBIT 2016. Weiterlesen