Doctor of Law (2007), Professor of Legal Science (2007), Professor of The Russian Academy of Sciences (2018), Head of the Centre for Legal Research of Digital Technologies of the State Academic University for the Humanities. Prof. Sannikova main expertise is in legal regulation of the use of digital technologies such as Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence, etc. She has authored more than 130 peer-reviewed articles and contributed to several textbooks and other works on civil law, banking law and digital law.
Prof. Sannikova is a member of the Scientific Advisory Council of the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation; a member of the Financial Markets Commission of the Russian Bar Association; a member of the editorial Board of journal «Gosudarstvo i pravo». She is an expert of the Russian Science Foundation (RSF) and the Russian Foundation for Basic Research (RFBR).
She is Scientific Secretary of the Scientific Advisory Council on Legal, Economic, Socio-Political and Psychological Aspects of the Financial and Credit System at the Department of Social Sciences of the Russian Academy of Sciences.
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