Dr. Evangelos Kotsifakos from LSTech was invited from the Open University of Municipality of Peristerion, Athens, Greece to give a talk about protecting privacy online. This talk took place on the 25th of February 2019, and Dr. Kotsifakos presented the aspects of personal data, the threats that users face online as well as the related regulations focusing on GDPR, the obligations of the companies and the rights of the data subjects.
Furthermore, he discussed the threats that minors, especially, face when they share personal data online. In this context, he presented the ENCASE project, its goals and its objectives.
About 70 people of all ages attended the event and showed great interest in these issues.