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Niko Tsakalakis

Postgraduate research student

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Although a lawyer by training, I swapped my days in court with nights at computer labs. Since 2014 I am a postgraduate researcher, based in ECS, at the Web Science Centre for Doctoral Training. My research revolves around the architecture and privacy features of national eID systems.



MSc(Dist) Web Science, University of Southampton

LLM(Dist) International Commercial ADR, University of Westminster

LLB in Law, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece


Tsakalakis, Niko, O'hara, Kieron and Stalla-Bourdillon, Sophie (2016) Identity assurance in the UK: technical implementations and legal implications under the eIDAS regulation At WebSci '16 Proceedings of the 8th ACM Conference on Web Science, Germany. 22 - 25 May 2016. , pp. 55-65. (doi:10.1145/2908131.2908152).

Tsakalakis, Niko, Stalla-Bourdillon, Sophie and O'Hara, Kieron (2016) What's in a name: the conflicting views of pseudonymisation under eIDAS and the General Data Protection Regulation At Open Identity Summit 2016, Italy. 8 pp, pp. 167-174.


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