Vasileios Zorkadis has been working as the Secretariat’s Director of the Hellenic Data Protection Authority since 2004, while from 1999 to 2003 he was head of Auditor’s Department. He received his Diploma in Electrical Engineering from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece, carried out postgraduate studies in Informatics and holds a PhD on Security of Computer Networks from University of Karlsruhe, Germany. He is founding member and current president of the “Hellenic Scientific Council for the Information Society”. He is author or co-author of books on ‘Cryptography’, and ‘Information Theory’ and of over 60 journal and conference papers on security and privacy protection. He taught for almost twenty years in Greek universities courses on information Theory, Information Security, Cryptography, Computer Networks, Digital Communications, Simulation, and Software Engineering.
(the session will be held in Greek language) The Workshop is a parallel event of the 7th International Conference on e-Democracy: Privacypreserving, Secure and Intelligent e-Government Services. Representatives from the Hellenic Data Protection Authority, the European Agency for Network and Information Security (ENISA) and the European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) will present some important technological […]
Arguably, the engagement of citizens in internet communications increasingly demands the secure management of sensitive information. Social media, e-banking, and participation in e-government procedures, are only a small part of cases where personal data are collected and processed over the web. From a legislation perspective, awareness on this crucial matter was main motivation for the […]