Mireille Hildebrandt is a tenured Research Professor on 'Interfacing Law and Technology' at Vrije Universiteit Brussels (VUB), appointed by the VUB Research Council. She works with the research group on Law Science Technology and Society studies (LSTS) at the Faculty of Law and Criminology. She also holds the part-time Chair of Smart Environments, Data Protection and the Rule of Law at the Science Faculty, at the Institute for Computing and Information Sciences (iCIS) at Radboud University Nijmegen. Her research interests concern the implications of automated decisions, machine learning and mindless artificial agency for law and the rule of law in constitutional democracies. Her most recent book is "Smart Technologies and the End(s) of Law” (Edward Elgar 2015), her most recent edited volume is “Information, freedom and property” (Routledge 2016) and her most recent article is The Virtuality of Territorial Borders, Utrecht Law Review (2017), see her website at Berkeley Press: https://works.bepress.com/mireille_hildebrandt/.