Niko Tsakalakis MSc (Southampton), LL.M (Westminster), LL.B (DUTH)
Senior research assistant
Niko Tsakalakis is a Senior Research Assistant at FutureTrust – Services for Trustworthy Global Transactions, a Horizon 2020 project, and a PhD candidate in the Web Science Institute under the supervision of Dr. Kieron O'Hara and Professor Sophie Stalla-Bourdillon. Niko is based in the Web and Internet Science (WAIS) research group in the school for Electronics and Computer Science (ECS).
Niko is part of the University of Southampton team participating in the FutureTrust project, which aims at supporting the practical implementation of the EU eIDAS Regulation on Electronic Identification and Trust Services. University of Southampton is in charge of the legal requirements, liability regimes and impact of eID and trust services, as well as providing the legal evaluation of the project.
Niko's previous qualifications include an LL.B in Law (DUTH), an LL.M in International Commercial Alternative Dispute Resolution (Westminster) and an MSc in Web Science (Southampton).