Proactive and Responsible Legal Approaches to Digitalisation – Legal Challenges and Theories

22-23 October 2019 - Department of Law, Aarhus University

Oplysninger om arrangementet


tirsdag 22. oktober 2019, kl. 09:00 - onsdag 23. oktober 2019, kl. 17:00


Department of Law, Aarhus University, Bartholins Allé 16, 8000 Aarhus C, building 1410 – room 247


This course is designed for PhD fellows who wants to understand how the ICT development impacts the law. The purpose of the course is to provide the PhD fellows with insight into and the competences needed to address the consequences of the application of legal technologies within their respective field of law. The course will deal with the challenges that are faced when ensuring a design of legislation ready to digitalisation, the implications of digitalisation for contractual relations and for business models, as well as the digitisation in the employment sector, personal data protection, and the self-service facilities dominating the public administration. It involves both focus on the benefits as well as the new digital risk.


Course responsible

Professor Ellen Margrethe Basse, Aarhus BSS, AU

Participants’ preparation

A paper no more than six pages (see further in the programme). Deadline 8 October 2019. Hand in to PhD secretary Cita Dyveke Kristensen




English if there are participants who are not familiar with Danish

Registration deadline and fee

No later than 4 October 2019 The fee is DKK 1,000 (Webshop link will be open later)

Later registration is possible if the course is not full. Please contact Cita Dyveke Kristensen ( if you need further information on that.

Number of participants 

A maximum of 20 people