(Draft) Agenda

6 June (14h00) – 8 June 2017 (13h00)
Palais de l’Europe, Room 1, Council of Europe, Strasbourg

1. Opening of the 17th Plenary and adoption of the agenda

T-CY(2017)12 Agenda 17th Plenary                               

2. Status of signatures, ratifications, accessions to the Budapest Convention and its Protocol

Participants are invited to discuss the status of signature, ratification or accession by specific countries.

3. Information provided by parties and observers – Tour de table

Participants are invited to present information on legislative developments, major cases, important events, training provided to other countries, including by international organisations etc.

Signatories and States invited to accede are invited to report on progress made towards ratification/accession to the Budapest Convention on Cybercrime and its Protocol on Xenophobia and Racism.

4. Dialogue with international organisations (T-CY observers)

Representatives of international organisations with observer status in the T-CY are invited to present relevant activities and engage in a dialogue with T-CY members. Observers include the African Union Commission, Commonwealth Secretariat, European Union (Commission, ENISA, EUROJUST, EUROPOL), INTERPOL, ITU, OAS, OECD, OSCE, UNODC, and G7.

5. Case studies

Under this item, Parties and Observers are invited to present one or two case studies on attacks against critical information infrastructure or other types of cybercrime.

6. Cloud Evidence Group: Terms of Reference for the preparation of a draft Protocol to the Budapest Convention*

T-CY(2017)3 Draft terms of reference for the Preparation of a Draft 2nd Additional Protocol to the Budapest Convention on Cybercrime


Criminal justice access to data in the cloud: Recommendations for consideration by the T-CY


Guidance Note on Production Orders (Article 18)


Criminal justice access to data in the cloud: challenges


Criminal justice access to data in the cloud: cooperation with "foreign" service providers


Criminal justice access to electronic evidence in the cloud - Informal summary of issues and options under consideration by the Cloud Evidence Group

* Parties are invited to consider the draft Terms of Reference for the Preparation of an Additional Protocol in view of adoption.
Parties are furthermore invited to elect members of the Drafting Group.

7. 3rd round of T-CY assessments on Article 13 on sanctions and measures*


Assessing implementation of Article 13 Budapest Convention on Sanctions and Measures: compilation of replies


Implementation of Article 13 Budapest Convention by Parties and Observers: Assessment Report (Draft)


Article 13 Assessment Questionnaire Adopted

8. Functioning of the network of 24/7 points of contact


Note by the T-CY Bureau regarding the competent authority for issuing a preservation request under Article 29 Budapest Convention

Meeting of the 24/7 Network of Contact Points of the Budapest Convention on Cybercrime - Outline (draft)


9. Follow up to the Assessment Report on Mutual Legal Assistance*

T-CY(2017)2 Assessment report on Mutual Legal Assistance: Follow up given by Parties and Observers: draft prepared by the T-CY Bureau for consideration by T-CY 17 (June 2017)
T-CY (2016)30 Follow up to the Assessment Report on Mutual Legal Assistance – T-CY(2013)17rev - Compilation of replies to the questionnaire

Questionnaire on follow up given by Parties to Recommendations on MLA adopted in December 2014

Follow-up given through capacity building projects : Online resource for international cooperation: example of capacity building projects
T-CY(2016)13 Emergency requests for the immediate disclosure of data stored in another jurisdiction through mutual legal assistance channels or through direct requests to service providers: Compilation of replies
Emergency requests: Preliminary observations on replies received: Presentation
T-CY(2013)17rev T-CY assessment report: The mutual legal assistance provisions of the Budapest Convention on Cybercrime

10. Cyberbullying Working Group

The T-CY Working Group on cyberbullying and other forms of online violence will present an update on the mapping study underway.

11. Financial resourcing of the T-CY for 2017/18

T-CY(2013)22 Decisions 9th Plenary (Abridged meeting report)

12. Activities of capacity building projects and the Cybercrime Programme Office of the Council of Europe (C-PROC)

Capacility building projects and C-PROC
SG/Inf(2016)36 C-PROC activity report for the period October 2015 – September 2016

13. Any other business

A social diner is organised on 7 June at 20:00.
More information

14. Next meeting of the T-CY*

T-CY members are invited to decide on the proposal to hold T-CY 18 from 27 to 29 November 2017.