Regulating Migration Tech

How the EU's AI Act can better protect people on the move and why border tech is maladaptation to the climate emergency.

As the European Union amends the Artificial Intelligence Act (AI Act) exploring the impact of AI systems on marginalised communities is vital. AI systems are increasingly developed, tested and deployed to judge and control migrants and people on the move in harmful ways. How can the AI Act prevent this?... [Read More]

Thesis Topics 2022-2023

Exiting topics for your final-year project.

This is the 2022-2023 list of topics for master’s theses (partly) under my supervision at DistriNet/Computer Science, KU Leuven. I’m of course open for individual proposals in embedded security and sustainable ICT. Some of these topics might be a good fit for summer internships with us. I’m also open for... [Read More]

Open Letter Regarding KU Leuven's Arenbergsymposium on 2021-11-24

Why top universities must not give climate change denial a platform.

Under the title “CO2 is in the air,” KU Leuven’s Faculty of Engineering Science together with the Alumni Ingenieurs organised the “Van Cauteren – Dutré Arenbergsymposium 2021.” The agenda of the symposium made it clear that the event was set up to give two corporations, ExxonMobil and ArcelorMittal, a platform... [Read More]

Thesis Topics 2021-2022

Exiting topics for your final-year project.

This is the 2021-2022 list of topics for master’s theses (partly) under my supervision at DistriNet/Computer Science, KU Leuven. I’m of course open for individual proposals in embedded security and sustainable ICT. Some of these topics might be a good fit for summer internships with us. I’m also open for... [Read More]