Vagelis Papakonstantinou

Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Professor of Law

Pleinlaan 2

Brussels, 1050

Belgium

http://vpapakonstantinou.com

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“  The ideas I am currently working on can be found in the "ideas" section on my website (vpapakonstantinou.com), each with further material, namely (a) awarding legal personality to AI, and (b) creating a new international organisation on data privacy - (c) still to decide between start-up policy in Greece and centre-right thought and politics in Europe.  ”

Scholarly Papers (43)

1.

The New Cloud Computing ISO/IEC 27018 Standard Through the Lens of the EU Legislation on Data Protection

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 06 Mar 2015
Paul De Hert, Vagelis Papakonstantinou and Irene Kamara
Free University of Brussels (VUB)- LSTS, Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Tilburg University - Tilburg Institute for Law, Technology, and Society (TILT)
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cloud computing, standardisation, ISO, personal data, security, confidentiality

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The Data Protection Regime in China. In-Depth Analysis

Brussels Privacy Hub Working Paper, Volume 1, Number 4
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 03 May 2016
Paul De Hert and Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Free University of Brussels (VUB)- LSTS and Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel
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data protection, China

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The New EU Cybersecurity Framework: The NIS Directive, ENISA’s Role and the General Data Protection Regulation

Computer Law & Security Review, Volume 35, Issue 6, November 2019, 105336
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 31 Mar 2021
Dimitra Markopoulou, Vagelis Papakonstantinou and Paul De Hert
Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Free University of Brussels (VUB)- LSTS
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EU data protection, Cybersecurity, NIS Directive, ENISA

The Data Protection Regime Applying to the Inter-Agency Cooperation and Future Architecture of the EU Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Area

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 06 Mar 2015
Paul De Hert and Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Free University of Brussels (VUB)- LSTS and Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel
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Data Protection in the EU criminal justice and law enforcement area, Europol, Eurojust, EPPO, OLAF

The Data Protection Regime Applying to the Inter-Agency Cooperation and Future Architecture of the EU Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Area

Brussels Privacy Hub Working Paper Series, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2014
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Feb 2019
Brussels Privacy Hub, Paul De Hert and Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Brussels Privacy Hub, Free University of Brussels (VUB)- LSTS and Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel
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Data Protection in the EU Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Area, Europol, Eurojust, EPPO, OLAF

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The Regulation of Digital Technologies in the EU: The Law-Making Phenomena of 'Act-ification', 'GDPR Mimesis' and 'EU Law Brutality'

Technology and Regulation Journal 2022
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 13 Jun 2022
Vagelis Papakonstantinou and Paul De Hert
Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Free University of Brussels (VUB)- LSTS
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The Right to Data Portability in the GDPR: Towards User-Centric Interoperability of Digital Services

Computer Law & Security Review (2018) 193–203
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 03 Aug 2021
Free University of Brussels (VUB)- LSTS, Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Universiteit Leiden, eLaw, European Commission Joint Research Center and European Commission Joint Research Center
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Cybersecurity as Praxis and as a State: the EU Law Path Towards Acknowledgement of a New Right to Cybersecurity?

Computer Law & Security Review 2022
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 24 Mar 2022
Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel
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Digitalisation of Water Services and the Water Sector Cyber Threat Landscape: Is the EU Regulatory Framework Adequate?

Dimitra Markopoulou/ Vagelis Papakonstantinou, Digitalisation of water services and the water sector cyber threat landscape: Is the EU regulatory framework adequate? in the Journal of Water Law, Vol. 27, Issue 4, November 2021
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 07 Jan 2022
Dimitra Markopoulou and Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) and Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel
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Big Data Analytics in Electronic Communications: A Reality in Need of Granular Regulation (Even if This Includes An Interim Period of No Regulation at All)

Cyber and Data Security Lab Working Paper, 1/2019
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2021
Vagelis Papakonstantinou and Paul De Hert
Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Free University of Brussels (VUB)- LSTS
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ePrivacy Directive, ePrivacy Regulation, metadata, big data analytics

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The Proposed Data Protection Regulation Replacing Directive 95/46/Ec: A Sound System for the Protection of Individuals

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 31 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2021
Paul De Hert and Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Free University of Brussels (VUB)- LSTS and Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel
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The Amended EU Law on Eprivacy and Electronic Communications: New Rules on Data Protection, Spam, Data Breaches and Protection of Intellectual Property Rights

The John Marshall Journal of Information Technology & Privacy Law, Volume 29, Issue 1, Journal of Computer & Information Law - Fall 2011
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 03 Aug 2021
Vagelis Papakonstantinou and Paul De Hert
Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Free University of Brussels (VUB)- LSTS
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Surveillance in Schools Across Europe: A New Phenomenon in Light of the COVID-19 Pandemic? The Cases of Greece and France

European Journal of Educational Research 2022
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 04 May 2022
Anastasia Karagianni and Vagelis Papakonstantinou
University of Athens and Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel
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Bio-surveillance, children’s rights, data protection, privacy, video-surveillance

Surveillance in Schools Across Europe: A New Phenomenon in Light of the COVID-19 Pandemic? The Cases of Greece and France

European Journal of Educational Research 2022
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 31 May 2022
Anastasia Karagianni and Vagelis Papakonstantinou
University of Athens and Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel
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The Police and Criminal Justice Data Protection Directive: Comment and Analysis, Society for Computers and Law (SCL, UK)

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 02 Aug 2021 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2021
Paul De Hert and Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Free University of Brussels (VUB)- LSTS and Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel
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The Regulatory Framework for the Protection of Critical Infrastructures against Cyberthreats: Identifying Shortcomings and Addressing Future Challenges: the Case of the Health Sector in Particular

computer law & security review 41 (2021) 105502
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 29 Jan 2022
Dimitra Markopoulou and Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) and Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel
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The PNR Agreement and Transatlantic Anti-terrorism Cooperation: No Firm Human Rights Framework on Either Side of the Atlantic

Common Market Law Review, Volume 46, Issue 3 (2009) pp. 885 – 919
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 31 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 09 Jul 2021
Paul De Hert and Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Free University of Brussels (VUB)- LSTS and Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel
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Framing Big Data in the Council of Europe and the EU Data Protection Law Systems: Adding ‘Should’ to ‘Must’ via Soft Law To Address More Than Only Individual Harms

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 03 Aug 2021 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2021
Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel
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Big Data, Council of Europe Convention 108+, Council of Europe guidelines

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Structuring Modern Life Running on Software. Recognizing (Some) Computer Programs as New 'Digital Persons'

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 03 Aug 2021 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2021
Vagelis Papakonstantinou and Paul De Hert
Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Free University of Brussels (VUB)- LSTS
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Data Protection and the EPPO

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 03 Aug 2021 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2021
Vagelis Papakonstantinou and Paul De Hert
Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Free University of Brussels (VUB)- LSTS
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A Data Protection Approach to Data Matching Operations Among Public Bodies

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 11 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2021
Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel
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The Data Protection Framework Decision of 27 November 2008 Regarding Police and Judicial Cooperation in Criminal Matters – Modest But Not the Data Protection Text Everybody Expected

Computer Law & Security Review, Volume 25, Issue 5, September 2009, Pages 403-414
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 31 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2021
Paul De Hert and Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Free University of Brussels (VUB)- LSTS and Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel
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The EU PNR Framework Decision Proposal: Towards Completion of the PNR Processing Scene in Europe

Computer Law & Security Review, Volume 26, Issue 4, July 2010, Pages 368-376
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 31 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2021
Paul De Hert and Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Free University of Brussels (VUB)- LSTS and Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel
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European Cybersecurity in Context: A Policy-Oriented Comparative Analysis

Posted: 10 Oct 2022
Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

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Right to be Forgotten

Elgar Encyclopedia of Law and Data Science, Forthcoming
Posted: 29 Apr 2022
Paul De Hert and Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Free University of Brussels (VUB)- LSTS and Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

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Intellectual Property Rights: The Security Perspective

Papakonstantinou Vagelis, Intellectual Property Rights: the security perspective, in Electronic Security and Digital Forensics Handbook (ed. Hamid Jahankhani), Inderscience Publishers, 2009
Posted: 16 Dec 2021
Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

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Cyberspace and Cybercrime

Papakonstantinou Vagelis, Cyberspace and cybercrime, in Electronic Security and Digital Forensics Handbook (ed. Hamid Jahankhani), Inderscience Publishers, 2009
Posted: 16 Dec 2021
Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

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Legal Issues for DRM: The Future

Papakonstantinou Vagelis, Legal Issues for DRM: the future, in Digital Rights Management for E-Commerce Systems (eds. Drossos L, Tsolis D, Sioutas S, Papatheodorou T), IGI Global, 2008
Posted: 15 Oct 2021
Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

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The Edps as a Unique Stakeholder in the European Data Protection Landscape, Fulfilling the Explicit and Non-Explicit Expectations

Posted: 06 Oct 2021
Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

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The EU institutions’ Battle Over Data Processing vs Individual Rights

Paul de Hert/Vagelis Papakonstantinou, The EU institutions’ battle over data processing vs individual rights, in Policy Change in the Area of Freedom, Security and Justice: How EU institutions matter, editors F Trauner/A Ripoll Servent, Routledge, 2015.
Posted: 10 Aug 2021
Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

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Moving Beyond the Special Rapporteur on Privacy with the Establishment of a New, Specialised United Nations Agency: Addressing the Deficit in Global Cooperation for the Protection of Data Privacy

In July 2015, the UN Human Rights Council appointed Professor Joseph Cannataci as its first-ever Special Rapporteur on the right to privacy. His mandate is, among others, to gather information, identify obstacles, take part in global initiatives and raise awareness. In order to address this global
Posted: 10 Aug 2021
Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

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Data Protection Policies in EU Justice and Home Affairs: a Multi-Layered and Yet Unexplored Territory for Legal Research

Paul de Hert/Vagelis Papakonstantinou, Data Protection Policies in EU justice and home affairs: A multi-layered and yet unexplored territory for legal research, in The Routledge Handbook of Justice and Home Affairs Research, Ripoll Servent A/Trauner F, Routledge, 2018.
Posted: 10 Aug 2021
Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

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Should We be Afraid of Fake News?

Vagelis Papakonstantinou, “Should We be Afraid of Fake News?” in “Disinformation and Digital Media as a Challenge for Democracy” by Georgios Terzis, Dariusz Kloza, Elzbieta Kuzelewska, Daniel Trottier (eds.), Intersentia, 2020
Posted: 10 Aug 2021
Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

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The Future of Privacy Certification in Europe: An Exploration of Options Under Article 42 of the Gdpr, International Review of Law

Posted: 03 Aug 2021
Rowena Rodrigues, Paul De Hert and Vagelis Papakonstantinou
University of Edinburgh, Free University of Brussels (VUB)- LSTS and Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

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Google Spain: Addressing Critiques and Misunderstandings One Year Later

Posted: 02 Aug 2021
Paul De Hert and Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Free University of Brussels (VUB)- LSTS and Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

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The New Police and Criminal Justice Data Protection Directive: A First Analysis

Posted: 02 Aug 2021
Paul De Hert and Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Free University of Brussels (VUB)- LSTS and Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

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The Cloud Computing Standard ISO/LEC 27018 Through the Lens of the EU Legislation on Data Protection

Posted: 02 Aug 2021
Paul De Hert, Vagelis Papakonstantinou and Irene Kamara
Free University of Brussels (VUB)- LSTS, Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Tilburg University - Tilburg Institute for Law, Technology, and Society (TILT)

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The New General Data Protection Regulation: Still a Sound System for the Protection of Individuals?

Posted: 02 Aug 2021
Paul De Hert and Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Free University of Brussels (VUB)- LSTS and Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

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The Rich UK Contribution to the Field of EU Data Protection: Let's Not Go for 'Third Country' Status after Brexit

Posted: 02 Aug 2021
Paul De Hert and Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Free University of Brussels (VUB)- LSTS and Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

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Legal Challenges Posed by Online Aggregation of Museum Content: The Cases of Europeana and the Google Art Project

Posted: 02 Aug 2021
Vagelis Papakonstantinou and Paul De Hert
Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Free University of Brussels (VUB)- LSTS

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Repeating the Mistakes of the Past Will Do Little Good for Air Passengers in the EU – The Comeback of the EU PNR Directive and a Lawyer's Duty to Regulate Profiling

Posted: 31 Mar 2021
Paul De Hert and Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Free University of Brussels (VUB)- LSTS and Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

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The Council of Europe Data Protection Convention Reform: Analysis of the New Text and Critical Comment on its Global Ambition

Posted: 31 Mar 2021
Paul De Hert and Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Free University of Brussels (VUB)- LSTS and Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

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The Proposed Regulation and the Construction of a Principles-Driven System For Individual Data Protection

Posted: 31 Mar 2021
Paul De Hert, Vagelis Papakonstantinou and Serge Gutwirth
Free University of Brussels (VUB)- LSTS, Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Three Scenarios for the Future

Posted: 31 Mar 2021
Paul De Hert and Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Free University of Brussels (VUB)- LSTS and Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

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States as platforms following the new EU regulations on online platforms

Vagelis Papakonstantinou, States as platforms following the new EU regulations on online platforms, European View, November 2022.
Number of pages: 9
Vagelis Papakonstantinou
Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel
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