Winners of the SIAF Award

We are pleased to announce that the eleventh SIAF Award was presented on November 7th 2019 at the University of Zurich.

Awarded


Dr. Aurelia Tomé-Larrieux

for her dissertation at the Faculty of Law of the University of Zurich

“Designing for Privacy and its Legal Framework – Data Protection by Design and Default for the Internet of Things”

and

Dr. Arthur Alexandre Brunner

for his dissertation at the Faculty of Law of the University of Zurich

“Subsidiarity principle and factual assessment under the European Convention on Human Rights – Analysis of case law on Article 3 of the ECHR”

The price is with Fr. 10,000.- endowed. The SIAF Award, sponsored by Ernst & Young AG, honours outstanding doctoral thesis at the University of Zurich and ETH Zurich. The work makes a scientific contribution to the understanding of political, economic, social and cultural relations in a global world. In 2019, candidates who have written a paper at the Faculty of Law of the University of Zurich or at the Center for Law and Economics at ETH Zurich were judged by an independent jury.

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