Legal counsel, European Research Consortium for Informatics and Mathematics (GEIE ERCIM)
Rigo Wenning is the legal counsel of the European Research Consortium for Informatics and Mathematics (GEIE ERCIM), a joint venture of Fraunhofer, IIT-CNR, INRIA and ICS-FORTH. GEIE ERCIM is the European host of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) where Rigo also acts as legal counsel. He is attorney at law registered with the Munich bar association and affiliated with the law firm AFS Frösner & Partner mbB in Freising. He studied law in Saarbrücken and Nancy. Apart from legal advice, Rigo does research in the area of privacy and security. He has been involved in a number of research projects in this area. Rigo Wenning is member of the board of Deutscher EDV-Gerichtstag and also member of the scientific council of the Leibniz Information Centre for Science and Technology University Library (TIB).
Session: Friday, 23 October 09:30 - 12:30 (CET), Plenary - GS1 in Europe Interoperability Forum with Trade Associations