- 2003-02-06 UK,Oxford - The Politics of Code: Shaping the Future of the Next Internet +/-
(PCMLP) A one day public conference organised by the Programme in Comparative Media Law and Policy, University of Oxford. High profile speakers - among them Prof. Larry Lessig, renowned thinker on Cyberlaw and Esther Dyson, celebrated digerati and founding chairman of ICANN - will discuss the key choices that need to be made on privacy, security, access, openness and control in the design of Internet technology and Internet Governance.
- 2003-02-12 CH, Lausanne - Law of Internet Gambling: From National Regulation to Global Solutions +/-
(Swiss Institute of Comparative Law) International Conference, Lausanne, Switzerland 12th and 13th February 2003 . The first international conference to deal exclusively with the legal and regulatory issues arising out of internet gambling! A team of experts in the field will be joined by speakers representing a number of jurisdictions which have already taken or are in the process of adopting a clear legislative stance on internet gambling. They will lead the discussion of questions of law that currently need to be addressed in all European countries and indeed around the world.
- 2003-09-17 UK, Oxford - Information, Communication, Society +/-
(OII) Call for Papers. A Research Symposium for the international journal Information, Communication & Society (iCS) to be held at Balliol College and the Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford, 17th-20th September 2003. This will be a multi-disciplinary research symposium. Original papers are sought from researchers in all subject areas of the iCS journal. However, papers are encouraged that address one or more of the five broad tracks around which the symposium will be organised: governance; the household, community, and workplace; learning and education; science and networks; and issues of policy and regulation that cut across all these social settings. Deadline for abstracts: 31st January 2003.