Gianclaudio Malgieri is an incoming Associate Professor of Law and Technology at the EDHEC Business School in Lille (France), where he will conduct research at the Augmented Law Institute and will teach Data Protection, Intellectual Property, ICT Law and Business Law. He is also an Attorney at Law and a doctoral researcher at the Law, Science, Technology and Society (LSTS) Research Centre of Vrije Universiteit Brussel, where he was Work Package Leader of the EU H2020 PANELFIT Project, for the development of Legal & Ethical Guidelines on Data Processing Consent and Automated Decision-making in ICT Research in the EU. In the 2019 he is the only European scholar to receive the Future of Privacy Award. He is also external expert of the European Commission for the ethics and data protection assessment of EU research proposals and was Deputy Editor of Computer Law and Security Review.
His PhD thesis project focused on the notion of data subjects in the GDPR, in particular on the vulnerable data subjects. He also conducts research on automated decision-making, privacy and fundamental rights, surveillance, data ownership, intellectual privacy, consumer law.
He is lecturer of Data Protection Law and Intellectual Property for undergraduate and professional courses at the University of Pisa and S.Anna School of Advanced Studies. Gianclaudio is also qualified to practice Law in Italy: he is Senior Associate for a law firm, where he also worked at the development of GDPR compliance software. He also works for the Brussels Privacy Hub, coordinating the training activities.
He got an LLM with honours at the University of Pisa and a JD with honours at S.Anna School of Advanced Studies of Pisa (Italy). He was visiting student at the Oxford University, London School of Economics, World Trade Institute of the University of Bern and École Normale Superieure de Paris. He has authored more than 40 publications in leading international law reviews, including the Italian Handbook of Personal Data Protection.