Enhancing the Transparency of AI systems

Transparency of emerging technologies has been a contested term across different domains. In the finalised draft of the European Artificial Intelligence (AI) Act that reached provisional agreement in December 2023, the transparency of AI systems is a key priority and broadly defined as enabling end-users and citizens to understand the design and use of AI systems by […]

Law Enforcement Technology Symposium 2023

At the stunning Louwman Museum in the Hague, the TRACE consortium was proud to welcome eight policing and security-related projects to the Law Enforcement Technology Symposium on 7th and 8th December 2023. Led by Trilateral Research’s Law Enforcement and Community Safeguarding cluster, partners took the opportunity to present the TRACE tool and discuss the ethical, legal and social requirements of responsible technology […]

TRACE Final Conference: 11-12th June 2024, Filmquartier, Vienna

Registration is now closed for the TRACE final conference, which will take place on 11th and 12th June 2024 at Filmquartier in Vienna, Austria. It will mark the conclusion of a three-year project to create innovative AI solutions to combat illicit money flows, and feature expert speakers from legal, technological, ethical, and social backgrounds. Guests […]

TRACE presented to international audiences

Insights from the TRACE projects have been promoted to diverse audiences at two recent conferences.  On the 6th September, Professor Umut Turksen and Dr Adam Abukari from Coventry University’s Centre for Financial and Corporate Integrity addressed the 32nd Annual Tax Research Network Conference at the Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge. Their presentation, on the notion of a Unified Tax Crime […]

The 2024 TRACE essay competition

The TRACE essay competition is inviting law undergraduates from European universities to answer the following question:   In the context of the EU law (acquis communautaire), how can the law achieve a balance between protecting fundamental rights and the use of AI in law enforcement?    The winner will receive a first prize of €150 […]