Research Conference on Communications, Information and Internet Policy

8 Sep 2017 - 9 Sep 2017

Arlington, Virginia, United States

The 2017 edition of the Research Conference on Communications, Information and Internet Policy will be held on 8-9 September 2017, at the Antonin Scalia Law School George Mason University, in Arlington, Virginia, United States.

The aim of the conference is to promote interdisciplinary thinking on current and emerging issues in communications and the Internet, by disseminating and discussing new research relevant to policy questions around the world. It brings together researchers, policy makers, members of the private sector and civil society, students, and practitioners.

The conference welcomes legal, economic, social, and technical research affecting every aspect of national and international policy on communications, information, and the Internet, including but not limited to: voice, video, and data communications using wireline and wireless networks; traditional mass media including radio and television broadcasting, cable- and satellite-delivered communication; the growth and evolution of the Internet ecosystem; technological convergence and its implications for statutes, regulations, and treaties; intellectual property; electronic commerce; privacy and cybersecurity; and the role of communications, information, and the Internet in economic development.

For more information, visit the event website.