«Breaking the Web». At our Open Journal Club, 5 May 2014 , Anupam Chander presented his paper on «Data Localization vs. The Global Internet». We had the possibility to ask him some questions afterwards. (http://www.hiig.de/en/events/open-jou…)
Karima Bennoune shares four powerful stories of real people fighting against fundamentalism in their own communities — refusing to allow the faith they love to become a tool for crime, attacks and murder. These personal stories humanize one of the most overlooked human-rights struggles in the world.
Subject: Censorship and freedom from surveillance and information outside former freedom – NSA situation and Brazilian Marco Civil da Internet
Announcement: Anupam chaendeo (Anupam Chander) Professor
Date: Thurs, April 24th, 2014 7:00 p.m.-9:30
Location: Startup Alliance
Hosted by: Corporate Open Net
Professor Anupam Chander (together with Peng Hwa Ang and Guobin Yang) spoke at the Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford. The panel examines how internet regulation affects technology companies and netizens in China, how these companies and individuals respond to regulation, the difficult policy choices confronting China’s future development of its internet and cultural industries, and the role China plays in Global Internet governance.
In her enlightening talk, Prof. Madhavi Sunder describes how cultural pirating is nothing new. Remixes and covers have long been a part of society — sharing is how we create new culture and is what binds humanity together. But in a world of unequal power and knowledge, we ought to ensure that culture is exchanged on fair terms.