Cybercrime: New Challenges in Collecting Evidence on Cyberspace in the EU (basic) - CR/2021/11

Start Date: Thursday, October 07, 2021
End Date: Friday, October 08, 2021
Category: EU Criminal Law, Criminal Law Judicial Cooperation in Criminal Matters, Criminal Law European Criminal Procedure, Criminal Law European Criminal Law, Criminal Law Criminal Law National Law, Judicial Skills
Venue: Online
Language(s): English
Training level: Introductory
Type EJTN-funded activities







Description of the activity

The seminar will address such issues as the international framework on cybercrime, e-evidence and privacy; digital forenscis; jurisdiction problems and cross-border access to data; orders for the preservation/production of computer data and subscriber information to Service Providers; Europol’s and Eurojust’s roles in facilitating cross-border investigations involving cybercrime and/or e-evidence.

Participants will be assisted by international and national experts, Europol and Eurojust representatives. The training will include presentations on the fundamental technical and legal concepts, the role of Eurojust and Europol in judicial cooperation in criminal matters, focusing on the topics of the training’s practical cases.

Expected learning outcomes: a coherent and systematic understanding of fundamental technical and legal problems, concepts and tools, involving cybercrime and e-evidence; a better comprehension of the role’s that may be played by Eurojust and Europol in these domains.

Methodology and format

1.5 days of training based on multiple presentations and a ‘learn-by-doing’ component. Judges and prosecutors from all member States will be involved in practical workshops addressing problems of jurisdiction and international cooperation in cybercrime and the gathering of e-evidence, working on case scenarios inspired by real facts and involving both national and cross-border judicial cooperation. This training will require interaction between the participants forming the workshop groups. Participants will comment on the practical cases according to their national legal systems and, most importantly, learn about their colleagues’ systems in counterpart Member States.

Target audience: 

 Judges and prosecutors from all Member States with preference for those involved in judicial cooperation in criminal matters and/or dealing with cross-border criminal cases and cyvbercrime. This is an introductory seminar for practitioners with none or less than 3 years of experience in the field of Cybercrime. 



Application procedure: 

All applications must be submitted through the candidates' national EJTN member institution.


Upon invitation by EJTN, participants register via EJTN online  platform to which they receive access.
After the event, reimbursement is processed via EJTN online platform.

Number of participants: 

36 judges and prosecutors from all the Member States

Deadline for application:

10 August 2021








EJTN Secretariat:

Borja Sáez Martínez:


Mónica Martí García: