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Conference: Digitalisation of Criminal Justice

Conference: Digitalisation of Criminal Justice

Date: December 16-17, 2022

Place: santralistanbul Campus & Online


Conference is organized by İstanbul Bilgi University Faculty of Law.


December 16, 2022                    


17:00-19:00 (İstanbul Time) | 15:00-17:00 ( CET)



Moderation and Introduction: Prof. Dr. Thomas Weigend - University of Cologne


Prof. Dr. Sabine Gless - University of Basel

Emily Silverman - Max Planck Institute for the Study of Crime, Security and Law, Freiburg

Smart compliance systems and criminal justice:

Can cars take over from courts?


Prof. Dr. Jenia I. Turner - SMU Dedman Law School

A U.S. Perspective on the Digital Turn in Criminal Procedure


Assist. Prof. Dr. Giulia Lasagni - University of Bologna

Digitalisation of Criminal Justice in Italy


*The meeting will be held online in English.

You can click here to join the event.



December 17, 2022                     

İstanbul Bilgi University Faculty of Law santralistanbul Campus Seyfi Arkan Lecture Hall




13:00-15:00: First Session                                    


Opening Remarks: Prof. Dr. Kübra Doğan Yenisey – Dean, İstanbul Bilgi University Faculty of Law


Moderation and Introduction: Prof. Dr. Feridun Yenisey - Bahçeşehir University


Dr. Irmak Erdoğan - Leuven Catholic University (KU Leuven)

The Impact of AI Technologies in the data-driven Criminal Procedures


Assist. Prof. Dr. Çiler Damla Bayraktar - Social Sciences University of Ankara

Lawfulness of police fingerprint/photo/DNA databases created to identify the suspect in light of ECtHR decisions.


Assist. Prof. Dr. Buket Soygüt - İstanbul Bilgi University

The Implications of Video Conferencing for the Right to a Fair Trial


Assist. Prof. Dr. R. Barış Erman - Yeditepe University

Res. Assist. Eşref Barış Börekçi - Yeditepe University

Programming of Sentencing in Criminal Procedure: The Case of Suspension of Pronouncement of Judgement


15:00-15:15: Coffee Break


15:15- 17:00: Second Session


Prof. Dr. Sibel İnceoğlu - Marmara University


Att. Aynur Tuncel Yazgan - Istanbul Bar

The Evidential Value of Digital Evidence Extracts and Practical Challenges


Assist. Prof. Dr. Öznur Sevdiren - İstanbul Bilgi University

An Assessment of the Evidential Value of ‘’Open Source Investigation’’ in Digital Space


Res. Asst. Yalım Yarkın Özbalcı - İstanbul Bilgi University

Evidence Value of Video and CCTV Records in Criminal Proceedings.


**The meeting will be held face-to-face in Turkish.