Fighting cybercrime in accordance with European standards of justice

Law school
“Fighting cybercrime in accordance with European standards of justice”


Date: September 23-25, 2020.

Venue: Yaroslav Mudryi National Law University, Kharkiv.

Organizer: European Expert Association.

For whom: senior law students, graduate students, and graduates.

The application deadline is September 16, 2020.

23 - 25 September 2020
10.00 - 17.00


Dovydas Vitkauskas

Head of the EU “Pravo-Justice” Project, Consultant on Justice Sector Reform and Good Governance. With extensive experience as a lawyer in the Registry of the European Court of Human Rights, as well as education in Lithuanian and English law, he advises on sectoral and institutional reforms in various countries. Vitkauskas has led a group of […]

Gintaras Švedas

Professor, habilitated doctor Gintaras Švedas  Švedas – Head of Criminal Justice Department of Law Faculty of Vilnius university (from 2003), Professor of law at Law Faculty of Vilnius university (from 2009); Vice-Dean for Planning and Sciences of Law Faculty of Vilnius university (from 2006); Member of the Committee of the Criminal Code Supervision under the […]

Ivar Tallo

International expert on E-Justice, EU Project ‘PRAVO-Justice’ Ivar Tallo is one of the founders and a Member of the Supervisory Board of the e-Governance Academy of Estonia. In the latter role he has promoted the use of information and communication technologies to public sector leaders in Central and Eastern European countries, the Balkans, the CIS, […]


PhD in Legal Sciences, Key National Expert on E-justice, EU Project “PRAVO-Justice” For more than 10 years she has worked in the executive and judicial authorities, ensuring a high level of representation of Ukraine in various international institutions. She has more than 20 scientific publications and 1 monograph on the relationship between international and national […]

Thomas Kruessmann

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c., Thomas Kruessmann LL.M. (King’s College) is a German-qualified lawyer with many years of experience working as attorney-at-law and consultant. Senior Expert Counsel with Lansky, Ganzger + Partner in Vienna, Сo-ordinator of the Erasmus+ Capacity Building in Higher Education Project “Modernisation of master programmes for future judges, prosecutors, investigators with respect to […]

Oleksii Baranovskyi

Candidate of Technical Sciences, Associate Professor of Information Security FTI NTUU “Kyiv Polytechnic Institute named after Igor Sikorsky”, Director of the Association of Audit and Control of Information Systems (ISACA), Vice Director of the Anti-Crisis Center for Cybersecurity of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Ukraine. Consultant on crisis response, security assessment, penetration tests, […]


International expert, EU Project Pravo-Justice Tarvi Martens has been a key figure in the Estonian IT and information security field for the past decades. Mr. Martens has been working on designing information systems for governmental institutions, building and managing data networks for governmental agencies, developing information security and PKI products and being actively involved in […]

Oleksandr Adamov

Candidate of Technical Sciences, Head of Research Laboratory NioGuard Security Lab with 15 years of experience in cyber attack analysis.

Nataliia Kovalko

Candidate of Law, Honored Lawyer of Ukraine, author of over 75 scientific and educational works on financial, constitutional, economic law, executive process, psychology, philosophy of law, and mediation. Full member (academician) of the Ukrainian Academy of Sciences. A practicing lawyer with more than 17 years of experience, a partner of the WinnerLex Law Firm. Certified […]

Oleksandr Potii

Professor of Vasyl Karazin Kharkiv National University, Head of the Department of Information Systems and Technology Security. Alexander Potii has 20 years of experience in the field of information security. Participates in the development and implementation of comprehensive information security systems in large public and private companies.

Oleksandr Shevchuk

Doctor of Law. National expert on personal data protection of the EU “Pravo-Justice” Project.

Valerii Bakal

Until January 2020, he worked as Deputy Chairman of the State Agency for e-Government of Ukraine. The Agency was directly involved in the development of key areas of e-government, such as the development of e-services, the national informatization program, open data, document management and digital transformation.

Roman Savchuk

National Expert on Electronic Identification and Trust Services, EU “PRAVO-Justice” Project. He has a long experience of work in international technical assistance projects, in particular in the areas of: digital identification, automation of administrative services, improvement of electronic record keeping and document management, public electronic registers, etc.

Vitalii Balashov

Expert in digital forensics, head of the department of cybersecurity engineers EPAM Ukraine, EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker, Postgraduate student of the IKI Department of Kharkiv National University of Radio Electronics in the field of 125 Cybersecurity. Former head of the laboratory of digital criminology at the Kharkiv Research Institute of Forensic Science.

Mykola Koval

Information security specialist. A graduate of NTUU “KPI”. In 2010-2015 he served in the State Special Service (Computer Emergency Response Team of Ukraine CERT-UA). Since 2015, he has been the head of a private company that researches cyber threats, responds to cyber incidents, and conducts computer research.


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See you at ІV Kharkiv International Legal Forum on September 23-25, 2020!

Co-Chairman of Organizing Committee
Rector of Yaroslav Mudryi National Law University
Vasyl Tatsii