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Alessia Tanas

Researcher
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Biography

Alessia Tanas is a member of the Interdisciplinary Research Group on Law, Science, Technology & Society at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel. Her research interests focus on the interactions between law, the environment and the commons. Further fields of her interest include the regulation and governance of technology innovation. She holds long-standing expertise in EU energy regulation and Climate policy. Over the past years she has been involved in the implementation of the EU-funded projects ‘Candid’ - Checking Assumptions and Promoting Responsibility in Smart Developmentand ‘Parent’ - Participatory Platform for Sustainable Energy Management; as well as of the project ‘Commoning’ - studying commons’ initiatives in the Brussels Capital Region. 

Since 2016, she has been a member of the d.pia.lab - laboratory for data protection impact assessments:http://virthost.vub.ac.be/LSTS/dpialab/index.php  researching on whether lessons from environmental law could integrate the data protection field. From 2013 to 2017 she has been a member of the Core Programming Committee of the CPDP Conference:  https://www.cpdpconferences.org/ 

 

Location

4B304
Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Pleinlaan 2
1050 Brussels

Publications

Right engineering? The redesign of privacy and personal data protection

02/09/2018
Right engineering? The redesign of privacy and personal data protection Tanas, A. , Van Dijk, N. , Rommetveit, K. & Raab, C., 2 Sep 2018 , In : International Review of Law, Computers & Technology. 32 , 2-3 , p. 230-256 27 p.

Research output : Contribution to journal ›...

Analyse d’impact relative à la protection des données dans l’Union européenne : une protection des personnes plus solide en complétant le nouveau cadre juridique

16/05/2018
Analyse d’impact relative à la protection des données dans l’Union européenne : une protection des personnes plus solide en complétant le nouveau cadre juridique Kloza, D. , Van Dijk, N. , Gellert, R. M. , Borocz, I. M. , Tanas, A. , Mantovani, E. & Quinn, P. , 16 May 2018 , d.pia.lab Policy...

Data protection by design: promises and, perils in crossing the Rubicon between law and engineering

01/01/2018
Data protection by design: promises and, perils in crossing the Rubicon between law and engineering Rommetveit, K., Tanas, A. & Van Dijk, N. , 2018 , Privacy and Identity Management. The Smart World Revolution. Kosta, E., Fischer-Hubner, S., Hansen, M. & Nai-Fovino, I. (eds.)...

Data protection impact assessments in the European Union: complementing the new legal framework towards a more robust protection of individuals: d.pia.lab Policy Brief 1/2017

01/05/2017
Data protection impact assessments in the European Union: complementing the new legal framework towards a more robust protection of individuals: d.pia.lab Policy Brief 1/2017 Kloza, D. , Van Dijk, N. , Gellert, R. M. , Borocz, I. M. , Tanas, A. , Mantovani, E. & Quinn, P. , May 2017 , d.pia.lab...

S-T-E-Fi based SWOT analysis of existing schemes: Deliverable 4.3 for the CRISP project

30/06/2015
S-T-E-Fi based SWOT analysis of existing schemes: Deliverable 4.3 for the CRISP project Kamara, I. , De Hert, P. , Van Brakel, R. , Tanas, A. , Konstantinou, I. , Pauner, C., Viguri, J., Rallo, A., García Mahamut, R., Wurster, S., Pohlmann, T., Hirrschman, N., Hempel, L., Kreissl, R., Fritz, F...

Legal Analysis of Existing Schemes: Deliverable 4.1 for the CRISP project

30/04/2015
Legal Analysis of Existing Schemes: Deliverable 4.1 for the CRISP project Kamara, I. , De Hert, P. , Van Brakel, R. , Tanas, A. , Konstantinou, I. , Pauner, C., Viguri, J., Rallo, A., Garcia, R., Fritz, F., Von Laufenberg, R., Kalan, E. & Burnik, J., 30 Apr 2015 , CRISP project . 174 p...

Report on security standards and certification in Europe - A historical/evolutionary perspective. Deliverable 2.1 CRISP project

30/08/2014
Report on security standards and certification in Europe - A historical/evolutionary perspective. Deliverable 2.1 CRISP project Wurster, S., Pohlmann, T., Murphy, P., Fritz, F., Von Laufenberg, R., Kreissl, R., Van Zetten, J., García Mahamut, R., Pauner, C., Rallo, A., Tanas, A. , Van Brakel, R...

Glossary of security products and systems. Deliverable 1.1 CRISP project

31/07/2014
Glossary of security products and systems. Deliverable 1.1 CRISP project Fritz, F., Von Laufenberg, R., Kreissl, R., Tanas, A. , Van Brakel, R. , De Hert, P. & Wurster, S., 31 Jul 2014 , Unknown . 42 p. (Deliverable 1.1 of the CRISP Project)

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Taxonomy of Security Products, Systems and Services. Deliverable 1.2 CRISP project

31/07/2014
Taxonomy of Security Products, Systems and Services. Deliverable 1.2 CRISP project Sveinsdottir, T., Finn, R., Rodrigues, R., Wadhwa, K., Fritz, F., Von Laufenberg, R., Kreissl, R., Tanas, A. , Van Brakel, R. & De Hert, P. , 31 Jul 2014 , Unknown . 106 p. (Deliverable 1.2 of the CRISP project...