Gabriele Baratto

Teaching fellow: Faculty of Law

Via Verdi, 53 - 38122 Trento
gabriele.baratto[at]unitn [dot] it
Education

2019 - PhD (cum laude) in International Studies (area: criminology), Doctoral School of International Studies, University of Trento, Italy

2013 - Master Degree in law (magna cum laude), Faculty of Law, University of Trento, Italy

2006 - Scientific High School DiplomaLiceo Scientifico “Giorgio Dal Piaz”, Feltre (BL), Italy

Academic career and teaching activities

Since the academic year 2013/2014, teaching assistant of Criminology and Applied Criminology (holder dr. Andrea Di Nicola) at the Faculty of Law, University of Trento (Italy).

Since the academic year 2015/2016, adjunct professor of the course “eCriminology - ICT, diritto e criminologia" at the Faculty of Law, University of Trento (Italy).

Since the academic year 2018/2019, adjunct professor of the course “Sicurezza aziendale e brand protection" at the Faculty of Law, University of Trento (Italy).

Tutoring activity at the Faculty of Law and at the Master’s Degree in European and International Studies (MEIS), University of Trento, supervising and assisting students in writing their dissertation and during related research activities.

Research work

EU RESEARCH PROJECTS

Supervisor/responsible of research activities, or researcher/participant in several research project awarded by the European Union in which the eCrime research group is/was coordinator or partner. The full list of projects is available at the website www.ecrime.unitn.it (>Research >Research projects). 

Participation in the drafting of research proposals within EU funding programmes (with peer-review).

 

Awards and honours

Best workshop presentation - 2018 National Congress of the Italian Society of Criminolgy

Title of the awarded presentation: Relazioni violente tra giovani in internet: conoscere cyber-bulli e cyber-vittime grazie alla ricerca quali-quantitativa

Conferences and lectures

Participation as speaker (last update: october 2019):

  • 25 October 2019. 33rd Annual conference of the Italian Society of Criminology. Place: Modena (IT) Title (presentation): Hatemeter: misurare e combattere l’islamofobia online attraverso l’uso di strategie e contro-narrative intelligenti.
  • 20 September 2019. International conference: 17th Annual conference of the European Society of Criminology. Place - Convergent roads, bridges and new pathways in criminology: Ghent (BE). Title (presentation): Hate speech against Muslims on social media: evidence from project Hatemeter.
  • 21 August 2019. International conference: 14th Conference of the European Sociological Association. Place: Manchester (UK). Title (presentation): Hate speech against Muslims on social media in Italy and the United Kingdom. Evidence from European project Hatemeter.
  • 26 July 2019. Summer School:  Digital Cities as infrastructures for Smart Mobility (DCSM2019) – EIT Digital. Place: Trento (IT), DISI. Title (guest lecture): eCriminology.
  • 20 June 2019. International conference: The Migration Conference. Place: Bari (IT). Title (Presentation): “Hate speech against Muslims on social media in Italy. Evidence from the European project Hatemeter”.
  • 14 May 2019. 1-day lesson at the “Alpine Scholl of the Guardia di Finanza”. Place: Predazzo, Scuola Alpina della Guardia di Finanza (TN). Title (lessons): Il ruolo di Intenret nella tratta di esseri umani e il traffico di migranti e richiedenti asilo / Il contrabbando di sigarette.
  • 22 March 2019. Operation OPSON training seminar (EUROPOL). Place: EUROPOL Headquartier - Den Haag (NL). Title (presentation): The contribution of the University of Trento in the fight against food counterfeiting.
  • 19-20 February 2019. Operation IOS kick-off meeting (EUROPOL). Place: EUROPOL Headquartier - Den Haag (NL). Chair and moderator of the workhop with representatives of LEAs and private industries titled: Tailoring academic activities on the needs of the public and private sectrs.
  • 19-20 February 2019. Operation IOS kick-off meeting (EUROPOL). Place: EUROPOL Headquartier - Den Haag (NL). Title (presentation): IPR Infringements and the illegal trade of dangerous products: the Institute of  Secrutiy Sciances of the University of Trento.
  • 10 November 2018. Seminar. Place: Cultural circle “Lobion”, Feltre (Italy). Title of the intervention: La criminalità nella società dell’informazione.
  • 19 October 2018. National Congress of the Italian Society of Criminology. Place: Università Magna Graecia, Catanzaro (Italy). Title of the intervention: Relazioni violente tra giovani in internet: conoscere cyber-bulli e cyber-vittime grazie alla ricerca quali-quantitativa.
  • 13 September 2018. Training seminar at the Liguria Region (within the project ‘HTC Liguria’). Place: Palazzo Ducale, Genoa (Italy). Title of the intervention: Il ruolo dei social media nel traffico di migranti e nella tratta di esseri umani.
  • 20 June 2018. Guest lecture at the Franklin University. Place: Lugano (Switzerland). Title of the intervention: Crime and ICT.
  • 30 November 2017. Guest lecture at the United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI). Place: Turin (Italy). Title of the intervention: Organised crime in cyberspace: case studies on migrant smuggling, human trafficking and falsified medicines.
  • 21 September 2017. International conference: Cybersecurity Management Challenges Symposium 2017. Place: Lugano (Switzerland). Title of the intervention: Cybercrime and health.
  • 20 September 2017. International conference: Europol IP Crime Conference - Innovative Strategies for Effective Enforcement. Place: Antwerp (Belgium). Title of the intervention: Pharma crime: the role of academia.
  • 14 September 2017. International conference: 17th Annual Conference, European Society of Criminology - "Challenging ‘Crime’ and ‘Crime Control’ in Contemporary Europe". Place: Cardiff (Wales, UK). Title of the intervention: Social smugglers: the role of the Internet in people smuggling.
  • 14 July 2017. Summer School:  Cybersecurity and Privacy 2017 (CSP2017) – EIT Digital. Place: Trento (Italy). Title of the intervention: eCrime: from theory to practice.
  • 20 June 2017. Guest lecture at the Franklin University. Place: Lugano (Seizer). Title of the intervention: Security science at the time of information society.
  • 13 April 2017. Public hearing: “La tecnologia della tracciabilità nella lotta alla contraffazione” of the “Commissione parlamentare di inchiesta sui fenomeni della contraffazione, della pirateria in campo commerciale e del commercio abusivo”. Place: Rome (Italy), Camera dei Deputati (Palazzo Montecitorio). Title of the intervention: Le tecnologie anticontraffazione: modelli, punti di forza e criticità.
  • 29 March 2017. International conference: Social Traffickers The role of the Internet in human trafficking and migrants’ smuggling. Place: Trento (Italy). Title of the intervention: Guidelines for LEAs and NGOs.
  • 26 March 2017. Workshop: Il ruolo di internet nella tratta di esseri umani e nel traffico di migranti e richiedenti asilo. Place: Rome (Italy), Ufficio di Rappresentanza della Provincia Autonoma di Trento. Title of the intervention: Il ruolo di internet nel traffico di migranti e richiedenti asilo.
  • 03 March 2017. National conference: Novel Psychoactive Substances –  diffusione del fenomeno, aspetti sociali, clinici, psicopatologici e nuove strategie terapeutiche. Place: Trento (Italy), Centro Servizi Sanitari. Title of the intervention: Il mercato online delle NPS.
  • 16 February 2016. Lecture at the “Corso di Allievi Ufficiali della Guardia di Finanza”. Place: Predazzo, Scuola Alpina della Guardia di Finanza (Italy). Title of the intervention: La tratta di esseri umani e il traffico di migranti e richiedenti asilo.
  • 23 September 2016. International conference: 16th Annual Conference, European Society of Criminology - "Crime and Crime Control - Structures, Developments and Actors". Place: Münster (Germany). Title of the intervention: Improving and sharing knowledge on the Internet role in the human trafficking and people smuggling processes: evidence from the EU project 'www.surfandsound.eu.
  • 7 July 2016. Summer School:  Security and Privacy in Digital Life (SPDL) – EIT Digital. Place: Trento (Italy). Title of the intervention: How the organized crime does business thanks to ICT.
  • 20-21 June 2016. International conference: Present and future of countering pharmaceutical crime. Place: Osnabrück (Germany). Title of the intervention: The FAKECARE project: EU logo and technical tools.
  • 17 December 2015. International conference: The online trade of falsified medicinal products. Knowledge and tools from research to support insitutions, pharmacies and pharmaceutical companies. Place: Trento (Italy), Department of sociology and social sciences. Title of the intervention: The EU Directive 62/2011: Implementation and vulnerability of the EU logo.
  • 25 November 2013. Public Ssminar: Serata informativa sullo Stalking - Informationsabend über Stalking. Place: Egna (Italy). Title of the intervention: I profili dell’autore e della vittima.
  • 11 December 2012. International conference: The Online Trade of Fake Medicines: From Research to Action. Place: Trento (Italy), Faculty of Law. Title of the intervention: Il contributo dell’analisi giudica: comparare le normative sulle farmacie online negli Stati Membri dell’UE.
Other work

Partnern and member of the Board of Directors of Intellegit s.r.l., the innovative start up on security of the University of Trento (www.intellegit.it). 

October – November 2013. Criminological advisor for the “Assessorato alle Pari Opportunità” of the Municipality of Egna (BZ, Italy) in the creation of awareness raising campaigns about the crime of stalking. 

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Contacts

Office: eCrime - ICT, law & Criminology, via Inama 5, Trento (office no. 325);

Telephone: +39 0461 282374 / +39 0461 282336

email: gabriele.baratto@unitn.it