22.02.2024 – Remedying Privacy Harm within and beyond Data Protection Law (Webinar)

Feb 22, 2024 – 5.00 to 6.30 pm CET Chair: Martin Ebers (RAILS) Speaker: Václav Janeček (University of Bristol) Ignacio Cofone (McGill University) Discussant: Katri Havu (University of Helsinki) Béatrice Schütte (University of Helsinki) Shu Li (Erasmus University Rotterdam) Zoom-MeetingYouTube Livestream The private enforcement under data protection law provides natural persons an option of remedying…

30.11.2023 – Facial Recognition in Law Enforcement (Webinar)

Nov 30, 2023 – 6.00 pm CET With Dr. Gizem Gültekin-Várkonyi (Assistant professor, University of Szeged, Faculty of Law and Political Sciences, International and Regional Studies Institute) Organized by Michael Kolain (RAILS) Registration Facial recognition technologies (FRT) have gained increasing prominence within law enforcement agencies (LEAs), playing a pivotal role in functions such as identification,…

24.10.2023 – The Revised Product Liability Directive: Strict Liability for Innovative Digital Technologies? (Webinar)

Oct 24, 2023 – 5.00 pm CET Organized by Martin Ebers and Clemens Danda Zoom-MeetingYouTube Livestream 5.00 pm     Introduction – Jan de Bruyne / Martin Ebers 5.10 pm     AI and the Revised PLD – An Overall Assessment of the Proposal – Georg Borges 5.30 pm     The Scope of Damage and its Controversy under the Revised…

RAILS Student Paper Award 2023

We are pleased to announce a prize for early career researchers as part of an interdisciplinary workshop on Generative AI and the Law that will be held in Berlin on 6 July 2023. The workshop will bring together leading experts from diverse disciplines to explore the potential role and impact of Generative AI on different…

Call for abstracts! 8. Tagung GRUR Junge Wissenschaft

24. bis 25. Juni 2023 in Potsdam Digitale Plattformen prägen zunehmend unsere Rechts- und Wirtschaftsordnung (Amazon, Yelp, eBay) ebenso wie die Freizeitgestaltung (Tiktok), unser Informationsverhalten sowie die berufliche Vernetzung (YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn) und im Aggregat die digitale Öffentlichkeit. Die hiermit verbundenen Rechtsfragen sind äußerst vielgestaltig und im Fluss. Ihnen ist die 8. GRUR-Tagung…

5. RAILS-Konferenz: Einsatz von KI & Robotik in der Medizin

Jetzt anmelden! Am 31.03.2023 findet die fünfte RAILS-Konferenz in Berlin zum Thema „Einsatz von künstlicher Intelligenz und Robotik in der Medizin: interdisziplinäre Fragen“ statt! Mit hochkarätigen Referent*innen wie Dr. Svenja Behrendt, Dr. Jonas Botta, Prof. Dr. Jan Eichelberger, Prof. Dr. Susanne Hahn, Prof. Dr. Tobias Herbst, Prof. Dr. Alexandra Jorzig, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Erwin Keeve, Prof.…

RAILS at the WeRobot 2022

Picture: Carolin Kemper (FÖV), Peter Asago (Prof @ New School in New York), Michael Kolain (Advisor for digital policy in the Federal Parliament of Germany)   On September 14 to 16, 2022 the WeRobot took place in Washington. The WeRobot is an interdisciplinary conference and has brought together leading scholars as well as practitioners to…