Institute for Research on Internet & Society IRIS

The Institute for Research on Internet & Society (IRIS) is a think tank and research center founded in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Its mission is to explore, study and understand the Internet’s impact on modern society: its development, dynamics, norms and standards. Aware of the importance of information and communication technologies to economic and technological development in the 21st century, IRIS also seeks to understand how Law and related subjects can contribute to advance and strengthen an environment that favours innovation, entrepreneurship and the common Internet user’s welfare.