About this event

  • Date and time Wed 20 Jan 2021 from 7:00pm to 8:05pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Clinical Forensic and Legal Medicine, British Academy of Forensic Sciences (BAFS)

Join the Clinical Forensic and Legal section for a webinar which will provide an understanding of the interaction between emerging digital technologies and crime in 2021. 

This is an exciting opportunity to hear from Professor Mischa Dohler from his unique position as Chair Professor in Wireless Technologies at King’s College London.

The learning objectives for this webinar will be as follows:

  • Learn about the current technology landscape, including AI, 5G, robotics and cyber security
  • Gain knowledge about emerging technologies, such as the Internet of Skills
  • Appreciate the emerging regulatory, data provenance and cybersecurity challenges
  • Connect above to opportunities and challenges in forensics

A CPD certificate with CPD credit will be issued to those joining the webinar live as well as those who watch the recording afterwards. Certificates will be issued 7 days after the webinar to those who watch it live and after 30 days for those that watch the recording. 

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Key speakers

Prof Mischa Dohler

Centre for Telecommunications Research, Department of Engineering, Faculty of Natural & Mathematical Sciences, King’s College London, UK

Speaker's biography

Mischa Dohler is full Professor in Wireless Communications at King’s College London, driving cross-disciplinary research and innovation in technology, sciences and arts. He is a Fellow of the IEEE, the Royal Academy of Engineering, the Royal Society of Arts (RSA), the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET); and a Distinguished Member of Harvard Square Leaders Excellence. He is a serial entrepreneur with 5 companies; composer & pianist with 5 albums on Spotify/iTunes; and fluent in 6 languages. He acts as policy advisor on issues related to digital, skills and education. He has had ample coverage by national and international press and media.

He is a frequent keynote, panel and tutorial speaker, and has received numerous awards. He has pioneered several research fields, contributed to numerous wireless broadband, IoT/M2M and cyber security standards, holds a dozen patents, organized and chaired numerous conferences, was the Editor-in-Chief of two journals, has more than 300 highly-cited publications, and authored several books.

He was the Director of the Centre for Telecommunications Research at King’s from 2014-2018. He is the Cofounder of the Smart Cities pioneering company Worldsensing, where he was the CTO from 2008-2014. He also worked as a Senior Researcher at Orange/France Telecom from 2005-2008.


View the programme

Welcome and introduction
Tracy Alexander FKC, Director of Forensic Services, City of London HQ
The Emergence of the Internet of Skills

Prof Mischa Dohler, Centre for Telecommunications Research, Department of Engineering, Faculty of Natural & Mathematical Sciences King’s College London, UK 

Question and answer session
Closing remarks

Tracy Alexander