Aurelia Tamò is a Ph.D. student at the Chair for Information and Communication Law at the University of Zurich. She is a guest researcher at the Institute for Pervasive Computing at ETH Zurich and at the Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University. In her Ph.D. research project, Aurelia analyzes technical measures and designs for data protection. For her research, she was granted a Doc.CH scholarship by the Swiss National Science Foundation. Her overall research interests include various topics within the interdisciplinary field of law and technology such as privacy or copyright and regulatory developments in these fields. More recently she became interested in robotics and the impact of in particular social robots on the current social and ethical structures. Aurelia has a background in law and economics and holds a Master degree from the University of St. Gallen.
by Eduard Fosch-Villaronga, Christoph Lutz and Aurelia Tamò - January 6, 2017