The Global Network of Internet & Society Research Centers (NoC) welcomes 4 new participants
May 04, 2016

The Global Network of Internet & Society Research Centers (NoC) is happy to welcome 4 new participants from across the world!

The following Centers have joined the NoC as Participating Centers, i.e., academic research centers whose agenda is primarily focused on Internet & Society topics. They are listed in alphabetical order.

Hangout call on Internet Bill of Rights
Apr 08, 2016

Our second learning call on the Internet Bill of Rights (Italian Declaration, Marco Civil and other related efforts) will take place on Tuesday, April 19th, 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). This call will be co-led by Juan Carlos De Martin of the Nexa Center for Internet & Society, Ronaldo Lemos and Fabro Steibel of ITS Rio. They have provided the following description:

Hangout call on Multistakeholder Research
Mar 21, 2016

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). This call will be co-led by Ryan Budish of the Berkman Center for Internet & Society, and Juliana Nolasco of ITS Rio. They have provided the following description:

Title Date Location
Hangout call on Multistakeholder Research Mar 22, 2016
Cambridge, MA (EST Timezone)
International Regulatory Trends on Personal Data Protection - II Seminar Dec 11, 2015
Santiago de Chile
Internet & Society: emerging topics and research communities Nov 27, 2015
Hong Kong

Launched in 2012, the global Network of Internet & Society Centers (NoC) is a collaborative initiative among academic institutions with a focus on interdisciplinary research on the development, social impact, policy implications, and legal issues concerning the Internet. This collective aims to increase interoperability between participating centers in order to stimulate the creation of new cross-national, cross-disciplinary conversation, debate, teaching, learning, and engagement regarding the most pressing questions around new technologies, social change, and related policy and regulatory developments. Check out the current participating centers, and learn how to get involved!