IHU Legal Studies Faculty

"It has been a great experience to work with motivated and enthusiastic students, eager to learn about Law and ICT!"

Prof. Dr. Eleni Kosta

Prof. Dr. Eleni Kosta

Prof. Eleni Kosta is Associate Professor of Technology Regulation at the Tilburg Institute for Law, Technology and Society (TILT, Tilburg University, the Netherlands). Eleni obtained her law degree at the University of Athens (Greece) in 2002 and a Masters degree in Public Law at the same University in 2004. In 2005 Eleni completed an LL.M. in legal informatics at the University of Hannover (Germany) and in 2011 she was awarded the title of Doctor of Laws at the KU Leuven (Belgium) with a thesis on consent in data protection. Eleni is conducting research on privacy and data protection, specialising in electronic communications and new technologies, as well as on health law and intellectual property. She has been involved in numerous EU research projects and she is currently working on the FP7 research projects A4Cloud, focusing on accountability in Cloud Computing environments, and FI-STAR that will establish early trials in the Health Care domain building on Future Internet technology.