The first Hangout call on Multistakeholder Research will take place on Tuesday, March 22nd, from 8:45-10:00am Eastern Time (for ease, the following converter can be used to identify the time of the hangout in your local time zone: http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/converter.html).Continue Reading
Past NoC Events
On December 11, 2015 the Center of Studies in Informatics Law, University of Chile’s Law School will host the second pubic symposium on “International Regulatory Trends on Personal Data Protection” as a Network of Centers (NoC) regional event. The event convenes a diverse group of collaborators working on Internet & society issues in Chile, the surrounding region, and internationally.
Call for papers for the II International Seminar on Regulatory Trends on Personal Data Protection (Santiago de Chile, 11 December). Deadline for submission:
17 August 2015. Extension: 31 August 2015.
The Global Network of Interdisciplinary Internet & Society Research Centers (NoC) will host its annual public conference “Internet & Society: Emerging Topics and Research Communities”, on 27 November 2015 in Hong Kong.Continue Reading
This seminar looks at the challenges for addressing Internet governance with national policy instruments and institutions. There are increased efforts to localize the Internet governance regime, both from legislatures and in courts. At the same time, the international regime is in transition towards greater institutionalization and away from its U.S. roots. In addition the stakes are much higher after the revelations of widespread surveillance by security agencies.Continue Reading
On January 17, 2015 the Center for Communication Governance at National Law University, Delhi in collaboration with the Global Network of Internet and Society Research Centers, the UNESCO Chair on Freedom of Communication and Information at the University of Hamburg, Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society (HIIG) and Hans Bredow Institute, University of Hamburg will host a pubic symposium on “Human Rights and Internet in India” as a Network of Centers (NoC) regional event.Continue Reading
On November 14, 2014 the Center of Studies in Informatics Law, University of Chile’s Law School will host a pubic symposium on “International Regulatory Trends on Personal Data Protection” as a Network of Centers (NoC) regional event. The event convenes a diverse group of collaborators working on Internet & society issues in Chile, the surrounding region, and internationally.Continue Reading
On October 2, 2014 the Global Network of Interdisciplinary Internet & Society Research Centers will host an academic symposium on “The Evolution of the Internet Governance Ecosystem” as part of an ongoing Network of Centers (NoC) events series on the future of Internet governance.Continue Reading
For almost as long as there has been an Internet governance ecosystem, there have been researchers and academics studying and assessing it. Today's researchers are expanding connections between the study of Internet governance and that of governance more broadly. Additionally, Internet governance scholarship is increasingly seeking to offer more concrete guidance and resources that could be used to help build innovative tools for participation.Continue Reading
“Online Intermediaries”, a two-day workshop, will analyze and evaluate different approaches to regulating online intermediaries, from Internet Service Providers (ISPs) to search engines, based on a comparative analysis of different regulatory regimes around the world.Continue Reading
Moving Towards a Collaborative Internet Governance Ecosystem: Contributions by the Academic Community and Next Steps
Several members of the NoC met on May 22, 2014 in Istanbul, Turkey to coordinate our research efforts for examining existing and potential models of distributed collaborative governance aimed at informing the evolution of – and current debate around – the distributed and collaborative Internet governance ecosystem.Continue Reading