Speakers Series

Speakers Series

DFF organises speakers series’ that explore key issues in digital rights and strategic litigation. The first of these events was held in 2020 and examined the role of competition law in protecting digital rights. The second series will run from October to November 2021 and look at challenges to the “digital welfare state”.

7 October – 1 December 2021

DFF’s second Speakers Series explored litigation against the so-called “digital welfare state”. This series of events will address pressing global issues such as the privatisation of social security, data-driven fraud detection, and dangerous assessment algorithms.

19 November – 10 December 2020

DFF’s first ever Speakers Series explored the key role of competition law in protecting digital rights and featured preeminent speakers Dr Niamh Dunne, Dr Miriam Buiten, Dr Konstantinos Stylianou, and Thomas Vinje. You can watch the full series online now.