Francesca Bosco, Project Officer, UNICRI
Francesca Bosco is Project Officer within the Emerging Crimes Unit in UNICRI, the United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute. She earned a law degree in International Law and joined UNICRI in 2006 as a member of the Emerging Crimes Unit. In her capacity Francesca is responsible for cybercrime and cybersecurity related projects, both at the European and at international level. More recently, Francesca has been researching and developing technical assistance and capacity building programs to counter the involvement of organized crime within the field of cybercrime, as well as examining the legal implications and future scenarios of terrorist use of the internet and cyberterrorism. Furthermore, she is researching and developing projects on the misuse of technology, encompassing current and future challenging areas such as supply chain security, big data, ICS/SCADA security and robotics . She is member of the Advisory Groups on Internet Security Expert Group of the EC3. She is member of the Internet & Human Rights Centre of the European University Viadrina and she is co-founder of the Tech and Law Center.