30 to 01 September 2019 Zagreb, Croatia

Computer Forensics in Legal Proceedings Online investigations: websites and social media

Published 4 years, 2 months ago

Organizer Academy of European Law (ERA)
Link Event website
Contact Elizabeth Greenwood


The main objective of this seminar is to train EU legal practitioners on the fundamentals of computer forensics enabling them to gain an overview of the complex challenges related to criminal cases with tech/internet components. This event will address online investigations with particular focus on searches on websites and social media platforms.

Key topics

  • Online investigations on websites
  • Investigating social media (open and covert)
  • Demonstration of a forensic tool
  • e-Evidence and the admissibility test

About the Project

This seminar is part of a large-scale project sponsored by the European Commission entitled “Basic computer forensics skills for EU legal practitioners: practice-oriented training courses to meet the challenges of new technologies”. It consists of six seminars to take place in Vilnius, Lisbon, Zagreb, Prague, Barcelona and Trier.

Organisational Issues:

For the registration procedure, fees, and other organisational issues, please visit the event website.

Who should attend?

Judges, prosecutors and lawyers in private practice from EU Member States.