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ICA 2017 Preconference: The Challenges and Promises of Participatory Policy-Making (San Diego, CA, USA)

The International Communication Association Preconference 2017 focuses on the challenges and promises of participatory policy-making: communication practices, design considerations and socio-technical processes. The preconference is hosted by CalIT2, UC San Diego, and takes place on May 25, 2017.

2016 Annual Symposium (Guadalajara, Mexico)

The GigaNet 11th Annual Symposium takes place on December 5, 2016, at the Palcco Center in Zapopan/Guadalajara, Mexico. This symposium tackles internet governance research a decade after WSIS: new directions and persisting challenges.

ICA 2016 Preconference: Power, Communication, and Technology in Internet Governance (Tokyo, Japan)

ICA 2016 Preconference Power, communication, and technology in Internet governance Organized by GigaNet (Global Internet Governance Academic Network) Co-Sponsored by ICA's Communication Law and Policy, and Communication and Technology Divisions Hosted by Kanazawa Institute of Technology (Tokyo campus) Supported by Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), and Department of Communication, University of Illinois … Continue reading ICA 2016 Preconference: Power, Communication, and Technology in Internet Governance (Tokyo, Japan)

2015 Annual Symposium (João Pessoa, Brazil)

GigaNet 10th Annual Symposium
09 November 2015 - João Pessoa, Brazil
The symposium took place in the Convention Center Poeta Ronaldo Cunha Lima and once more brought together a large number of Internet governance researchers from several parts of the world discussing some of the most current topics of the field like privacy, human rights, critical infrastructure, multistakeholder systems, regional approaches and more.