Connect with us

Tech Talk

Dr. Karnika Seth Awarded for Excellence in Cyber Law at FutureCrime Summit 2024

Dr. Karnika Seth receives Excellence in Cyber Law at FutureCrime Summit, highlighting her impact on cybersecurity and legal innovation.



Dr. Karnika Seth Awarded for Excellence in Cyber Law at FutureCrime Summit 2024

The FutureCrime Summit 2024, held on February 8-9 in New Delhi, became the focal point for global experts in cybersecurity, digital forensics, and crime prevention. Among the distinguished attendees, Dr. Karnika Seth, a renowned advocate at the Supreme Court of India and a celebrated figure in cyber law, stood out as she was honoured with the prestigious Excellence in Cyber Law Practice recognition. The award underscores her unwavering commitment and significant contributions to the field of cyber law.

Journey of a Cyber Law Luminary

Dr. Seth’s journey in the domain of cyber law has been both inspiring and impactful. As the founder of Seth Associates and the Chairperson of Lex Cyberia, she has pioneered efforts in integrating cyber law research, forensics, and legal consulting. Her role in advising the Government of India on strengthening cyber law frameworks and her contributions to international deliberations on cybercrimes are a testament to her expertise and dedication.

ALSO READ: Frontline Fighters Against Cybercrime Unite: Highlights from FutureCrime Summit 2024

Renowned for her transactional experience and her advisory roles to multinational companies, Dr. Seth has a comprehensive understanding of cyber law that encompasses not just the legal aspects but also the intricacies of international business and commerce. Her academic contributions, including a Ph.D. in cyber law and specialized courses from prestigious institutions like Harvard University and King’s College London, further solidify her stature as an expert in the field.

A Legacy of Awards and Recognitions

Dr. Seth’s excellence has not gone unnoticed. Over the years, she has been the recipient of numerous awards, including the Law Day Award from the Chief Justice of India and the Platinum Excellence Amrit Award 2022 for excellence in New and Future Tech laws. Her books, such as ‘Computers, Internet, and New Technology Laws’ and ‘Women Rights Against Cybercrimes’, have received critical acclaim and have served as pivotal resources in the study and practice of cyber law.

ALSO READ: Excellence in Cyber Strategy Awarded to Dr JM Vyas at FutureCrime Summit 2024

Empowering Future Generations

Beyond her professional achievements, Dr. Seth is deeply committed to social causes, particularly in empowering women and ensuring the safety of children online. Her not-for-profit organization, FIRE, and her work with UNICEF and the International Centre for Missing and Exploited Children (ICMEC) highlight her dedication to making the digital world a safer place for the younger generation.

The Summit: A Melting Pot of Ideas

The FutureCrime Summit 2024, co-organized by The Future Crime Research Foundation and IIT Kanpur’s AIIDE Centre of Excellence, provided an ideal backdrop for Dr. Seth’s recognition. The summit not only celebrated her achievements but also fostered a collaborative environment for experts to discuss and devise strategies against the backdrop of an ever-evolving cyber threat landscape.

ALSO READ: Special Task Force (STF) of UP Police Honored with Award for Excellence in Cyber Law Enforcement

A Bright Future Ahead

As Dr. Karnika Seth continues to blaze a trail in cyber law, her recognition at the FutureCrime Summit 2024 is a testament to her invaluable contributions to the field. With professionals like her at the helm, the future of cybersecurity and cyber law in India and beyond looks promising. Dr. Seth’s journey inspires aspiring cyber law professionals and reinforces the importance of innovation, dedication, and social responsibility in shaping the digital future.


Excellence in CYBER INITIATIVE Odisha Police
Excellence in CYBER LAW ENFORCEMENT Special Task Force (STF), UP Police
Excellence in CYBER POLICING Ankush Mishra, DSP, Uttarakhand Police
Excellence in CYBER STRATEGY Dr. J.M. Vyas, VC, National Forensic Sciences University (NFSU)
Dr. Gulshan Rai, Former NCSC
Dinesh O Bareja, COO – Open Security Alliance
Excellence in CYBER RISK MANAGEMENT Bharat Panchal, Discover Financial Services
Akshay Garkel, Partner & Leader – Cyber at Grant Thornton Bharat LLP
Excellence in CYBER LAW PRACTICE Dr. Karnika Seth, Advocate, Supreme Court of India
Excellence in ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE RESEARCH AIIDE Centre of Excellence, Noida
Excellence in CYBER CAPACITY BUILDING K. Venkatesh Murthy, Senior Director, DSCI
Moin Shaikh, Sales Director – India, TRINEXIA
Excellence in FORENSIC HARDWARE DEVELOPMENT eSec Forte Technologies
Excellence in CYBER RISK MITIGATION Smith Gonsalves, Director at CyberSmithSECURE
Excellence in FUTURECRIME RESEARCH Risheek Kumar, Founder, Hackers Pathshala
Saumay Srivastava, Threat Intelligence Researcher, OSINT Analyst
Abhirup Guha, Associate VP, TransAsia Soft Tech (INSURTECH)
Excellence in Ethical Hacking Naveen Singh
Excellence in ONLINE CHILD SAFETY PROGRAM Kaushalya World School
Excellence in CYBER FORENSIC RESEARCH IIMT Group of Colleges


Follow on

 Telegram | Facebook | Twitter | LinkedIn | Instagram | YouTube

Continue Reading