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Cyber Security Summer School 2016

"Digital Forensics — Technology and Law"

July 3-8, 2016

Tallinn, ESTONIA

This year’s summer school brings together renowned experts and practitioners working simultaneously in the areas of law and information technology from around the world.

Cyber Security Summer School is a research-focused yet practical interdisciplinary summer school mainly targeting PhD students and junior researchers of computer science and law. We expect to welcome about 50 participants to join both the discussions and the practical week-long exercise involving the recovering of evidence and arguing for their case in court.

Cyber Security Summer School 2016 is organised by Information Technology Foundation for Education in collaboration with Tallinn University of Technology, University of Tartu and The University of Adelaide and supported by Estonian Ministry of Education and Research.


Estonian Information Technology College, Tallinn

General Chairs:

Olaf Maennel (Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia) and Helen Eenmaa-Dimitrieva (University of Tartu, Estonia, IT Law Programme)


Didier Meuwly (Netherlands Forensic Institute, University of Twente)
Hein Dries-Ziekenheiner (VIGILO Consult)
Jeffrey Moulton (Louisiana State University)
Merike Kaeo (Farsight Security)
Pavel Gladyshev (University College Dublin)
Stephen Mason (Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, University of London)


50 PhD students (PhD level and junior researchers)

Participation Fee:

The fee covers the study program (lectures, practical exercises, teamwork with mentors), catering during the Summer School and local transport.


Applications: CLOSED
Confirmation of admission by May 23, 2016


You will receive 5 ECTS credit points and a certificate for completing the Summer School.

Study Methods:

Practical exercises, moot court, lectures, teamwork with mentors. Please bring along a personal laptop. Please be prepared to work in teams both on technical and legal issues as well as to present your positions at the end of the Summer School in written and oral form.

Teamwork with Mentors:

Technology: Jeffrey Moulton (Lousisiana State University), Matthew Sorell (The University of Adelaide), Merike Kaeo (Farsight Security), Nick Falkner (The University of Adelaide), Pavel Gladyshev (University College Dublin), Tobias Eggendorfer (University of Applied Sciences Ravensburg-Weingarten), Toomas Lepik (Tallinn University of Technology), Yuval Yarom (The University of Adelaide).

Law: Anna-Maria Osula (NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence / Tallinn University of Technology), Eneken Tikk-Ringas (International Institute for Strategic Studies), Eneli Laurits (Ministry of Justice, Estonia), Hein Dries-Ziekenheiner (VIGILO Consult), Karmen Turk (TRINITI Estonia), Stephen Mason (Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, University of London).


Cyber Security Summer School 2016 is organised in conjunction with the 2nd Interdisciplinary Cyber Research (ICR) workshop to be held at the Tallinn University of Technology on July 2, 2016
For more information, please visit http://cybercentre.cs.ttu.ee/en/icr2016/
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