CANVAS-Workshop “Cybersecurity Challenges in the Government Sphere”

In this workshop, international experts will discuss ethical, legal and technical aspects when state actors enforce or undermine cybersecurity. Topics of discussion are:

  • Active countermeasures, attribution & retaliation
  • Vulnerabilities, Zero Day exploits, backdoors and a state’s right to access protected information in the cyberspace
  • Cyber Peace

The workshop takes place on September 5–6 in Bern, Switzerland.

More background and information how to register can be found here.

Reports on previous CANVAS workshops

On our Website, reports of previous CANVAS workshops are now available:

  • April 24–25 2018, Regensburg, Germany: Workshop “Value-sensitive Cybersecurity in Health”: Workshop Report
  • May 28–29 2018, Helsinki, Finland: Workshop “Towards a value-sensitive Cybersecurity Industry”: Workshop Report


CANVAS co-organizes a panel session at the 2018 ETHICOMP conference in Tricity, Poland, to be held September 24–26.

If you want to attend this conference, please visit the conference website.

Newsletter 2018/08