Gender, Technology and Law Sessions October - December 2020

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipating in or organizing a public lecture/debate


The Gender, Technology & Law Sessions are a collaborative initiative of the Law, Science, Technology and Society Research Group (LSTS) and the Fundamental Rights Centre (FRC) at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel. The initiative aims at investigating the intersections between gender, technology and law through an interdisciplinary approach. Outcomes of these investigations but also more explorative debates and open questions are presented in a series of seminars, both by internal and external speakers.Venue: Online. The platform, together with the link to attend the event, will be communicated to the registered participants in due course.Registration: The sessions are free to attend but registration is required. To register, please fill in the registration form. Should you face any difficulties with your registration, please send an e-mail to Olga Gkotsopoulou (LSTS) or Carlotta Rigotti (FRC). The cycle consists of three sessions. On Tuesday 27 October 2020, 12:00-13:30 (Brussels time) Petra Molnar on immigration, Iris-Scanning, and iBorderCTRL: The Human Rights Impacts of Migration Control Technologies. On Tuesday 24 November 2020, 12:00-13:30 (Brussels time) Sara De Vido on online violence against women. On Tuesday 15 December 2020, 12:00-13:30 (Brussels time) Gianclaudio Malgieri on vulnerability and gender in data protection.
PeriodOct 2020Jul 2021
Event typeSeminar
Degree of RecognitionInternational