Queen Mary University of London
Dr Ian Walden is Professor of Information and Communications Law at the Centre for Commercial Law Studies, Queen Mary University of London. Ian is also a solicitor and Of Counsel to Baker McKenzie. His publications include Media Law and Practice (2009), Free and Open Source Software (2013), Computer Crimes and Digital Investigations (2nd ed., 2016) Telecommunications Law and Regulation (5th ed., 2018) and a contributing author to Cloud Computing Law (2nd ed., 2021). Ian was an ‘expert nationaux détaché’ to the European Commission (1995-96); Board Member and Trustee of the Internet Watch Foundation (2004-09); the Press Complaints Commission (2009-14); a member of the RUSI Independent Surveillance Review (2014-15); a member of the European Commission Expert Group to support the application of the GDPR (2017-21), and is a Non-Executive Board Member of the Jersey Competition Regulatory Authority (2020- ). Ian is a principal investigator on the Cloud Legal Project.