Alžběta Krausová is a legal researcher at the Department of Private Law of the Institute of State and Law of the Czech Academy of Sciences. There she focuses on legal and interdisciplinary research in the area of intellectual property law and technology law, namely data protection law and biometrics. She gives lectures in data protection law at the Faculty of Informatics of the Czech Technical University in Prague and lectures in law and artificial intelligence at the Faculty of Law of the Charles University in Prague. In the past Alžběta also worked as a researcher at the Interdisciplinary Centre for Law and Information Technology (ICRI) at Katholieke Universiteit Leuven in Belgium. Currently, she is a doctoral student at the Institute of Law and Technology at Masaryk University Faculty of Law. Her doctoral research focuses on legal issues related to new technologies, especially on merging technology with organic life. Alžběta received her LL.M. in law and legal science from Masaryk University Faculty of Law in 2007 and her LL.M. in intellectual property and patent law from University of Haifa Faculty of Law in 2014.