Program

Full Program
Day 1
18 Jul 2022

Opening

Prof. Donatella Curtotti, Ph.D.
Prof. Sebastiano Battiato, Ph.D.

Forensic deepfake detection, digital forensics and new developments

Deepfake videos are seen more often in practice, and might also appear in the court room. Several questions can be asked, who made the deepfake ? Is the video a...
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Prof. Zeno Geradts

Forensic Process: definitions, casework, R&D, education, quality assurance

The lecture  will focus on general criminalistics, providing the necessary definitions and then presenting the different steps of the forensic process (crime scene, analysis, interpretation and reporting) and the underlying...
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PROF. DR. DIDIER MEUWLY
Day 2
19 Jul 2022

Facial recognition, discrimination and law – Biometrics regulation in the UE proposal of regulation of AI, and deepfake regulation proposals in US and China

The issues of discrimination and false are very important topics for jurists when related to facial recognition, artificial intelligence, and deep fakes. The risk of such technologies being used to...
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Prof. Giovanni Ziccardi

Forensic deepfake detection, digital forensics and new developments

In this part we look into digital evidence as a service at the Netherlands Forensic Institute, in the Hansken framework. We will dive deeper on the possibilities of using Artificial...
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Prof. Zeno Geradts
Day 3
20 Jul 2022

Forensic biometrics: the use of biometric data and databases in forensic applications

Forensic biometrics has primarily been developed to address requests of the criminal justice systems in relation with the inference of identity of source. Questions about the source of biometric traces...
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PROF. DR. DIDIER MEUWLY

Fingerprint recognition: state-of-the-art and new directions

After a brief introduction on the overall architecture of a fingerprint recognition system, this lecture presents the classical fingerprint feature extraction and matching steps: segmentation of the ridge-line pattern from...
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Prof. Davide Maltoni

Forensics Exhibitions: Demo and Workshops

An informal session has been scheduled to allow to students, lecturers, and companies to present the latest results, products and researches
Day 4
21 Jul 2022

Double-identity biometrics

The feasibility of creating double-identity biometrics (faces, fingerprints and iris) poses serious security threats in security applications such as automated border control where biometrics are used to link the identity...
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Prof. Davide Maltoni

DeepFakes@Work

In this session some practical issues and hints about available engines for deefakes generation will be presented. Also some details about current detector and solutions implemented in Catania Lab will...
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Oliver Giudice
Luca Guarnera

Gala Dinner

Bus Departure at 18.00. The dinner will start at 19.00. https://www.gliaromi.it/
Day 5
22 Jul 2022

Digital forensics recent case law in Italy and abroad

Digital forensics has seen a steady, and very interesting, regulatory evolution over the past two decades. Alongside traditional topics of debate, such as the repeatability or unrepeatability of the acquisition...
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Prof. Giovanni Ziccardi

Closing

Prof. Donatella Curtotti, Ph.D.
Prof. Sebastiano Battiato, Ph.D.