Rovaniemi Summer School in Legal Informatics August 24–26, 2010;
organized by University of Lapland together with University of Vaasa


Data, Information and Knowledge Rights

(Schedule updated on August 23, 2010)
 
Tuesday, August 24

09.00–09.15
Welcome
Professor Rauno Korhonen, University of Lapland

09.15–10.30
Information, Knowledge and Law; Comparative Point of View
Professor Wolfgang Mincke, University of Maastricht/University of Lapland

10.30–10.50
Break

10.50–12.00
Information, Law and Jurisprudence; Towards Information Law
Professor Ahti Saarenpää, University of Lapland

12.00–13.15
Lunch break

13.15–14.30
Keynote lecture: Knowledge Rights in the EU
Doctor Jens Gaster, EU Commission, DG Internal market

14.30–14.50
Break

14.50–15.30
Data Systems and Quality; Guardianship As an Example
Researcher Johanna Tornberg, University of Lapland

15.30–15.45
Closing discussion

                                                                                                                                                         

Wednesday, August 25

09.15–10.25
How to Understand Data Protection?
Professor Ahti Saarenpää

10.25–10.45
Break

10.45–11.45
Subjective Rights and Modern Age
Professor Wolfgang Mincke

11.45–13.15
Lunch break

13.15–14.30
Database Legislation in the EU
Doctor Jens Gaster

14.30–14.45
Break

14.45–15.15
Data Systems and Good Administration
Auditor General, Docent Tuomas Pöysti

15.15–15.35
How to Study IT-Law in Vilnius
Trainee Stasys Švabas

15.35–16.00
Cases for students
Professor Rauno Korhonen and Researcher Johanna Tornberg

                                                                                                                                                         

Thursday, August 26

09.15–10.20
EU Regulation of the Information Society Services, with a closer regard to the most recent ECJ Cases
Professor Manuel Masseno, Beja Polytechnics

10.20–10.40
Break

10.40–11.45
Panel Discussion: Information Rights and Better Legislation
Gaster, Korhonen, Masseno, Mincke, Pöysti, Saarenpää

11.45–13.15
Lunch break

13.15–14.00
Knowledge Rights; Some Viewpoints
Auditor General, Docent Tuomas Pöysti

14.00–14.20
Break

14.20–15.00
EU Regulation of Electronic Communications, after the approval last regulatory Package
Professor Manuel Masseno

15.00–15.30
About cases
Masseno, Mincke, Pöysti, Saarenpää

15.30–15.45
Towards Survaillance Society?
Professor Rauno Korhonen

16.00–17.00
Exam for the Finnish students