The value of personal data has traditionally been understood in ethical terms as a safeguard for personality rights such as human dignity and privacy.

This first Yearbook gives an excellent impression of the broad spectrum DEF covers and a view on its multi-disciplinarity.

This year's focus is on the relationship of individual with their networks, and explores "Social networks and social machines, surveillance and empowerment".

Digital Enlightenment Series


Published Papers

SecEUR, july/aug 2016

Riseptis report

The Advisory Board on Research and Innovation for Security, Privacy and Trustworthiness in the Information Society (RISEPTIS) was established in 2009 with support of the Think-Trust Coordnation Action funded by the EC ICT Programme.

Workshop/session reports & declarations

DEF Newsletters