Upcoming Events


Just a quick reminder that we’re looking forward to an interesting session with Giuseppe Mazziotti on the Commission’s Copyright Review on Monday (10th Feb) at 3pm in Seminar Room 3 (Badia). This session will be followed by Alex & Giovanni’s seminar, which this week discusses ‘Network Neutrality and the Future of the Internet’ with guest […]

EU Copyright: In need of reform? With EUI Alumnus Giuseppe Mazziotti

On Monday 10th February, the Infosoc WG is pleased to welcome Giuseppe Mazziotti as a guest speaker to talk about the current review of copyright rules being undertaken by the European Commission. Giuseppe has been working closely with stakeholders; his session aims to get close to the main debates as well as tracing some of the […]

Brainstorming Meeting – Academic year 2013/14

Dear all,   Another academic year is underway and now is the time to get your thinking caps on! This year the coordinators of the Infosoc working group are keen to get the group off the ground and hear your ideas for future sessions, discussions, topics for debate, film or documentary screenings, presentations, or anything […]

La Pietra Dialogues: Conference on Social Media and Political Participation (& live stream!)

Conference at Villa Sassetti (New York University) on the 10th-11th May. International sholars will introduce cutting-edge multi-disciplinary work that explores the relationship between social media and political participation (organised with the Center for New Media and Society of the New Economic School of Moscow). For more information and the full programme check our events calendar […]

Guest Lecture by Prof Ugo Pagallo: ‘Regulating technologies : legal futures, regulatory frames, and technological fixes’

Next Monday 4th March (17-19.00, Seminar Room 2, Badia) Prof. Ugo Pagallo, from the University of Turin will hold a lecture entitled ‘Regulating technologies : legal futures, regulatory frames, and technological fixes.’ Prof. Pagallo’s paper on this subject, entitled ‘Online Security and Civil Rights: Four Legal Spectrums’ can be found here. This lecture is in conjunction […]