UNIGE Summer School in Internet Law

Geneva, Switzerland

The University of Geneva (UNIGE) Geneva Summer Schools is organising an intensive, interdisciplinary and varied set of courses for 2016. 

Students will get the opportunity to experience Geneva’s dynamic, multicultural and international environment. They will be exposed to world-class expertise with unique networking opportunities.

Topics that will be covered include cybersecurity, digital privacy and online surveillance, free speech, consumer protection, legal issues of social media, dangers of cloud computing, Internet and telecom infrastructure, intellectual property, antitrust, and much more…

The summer school offers an opportunity to gain hands-on experience in the framework of an Internet law clinic and to discuss cutting edge Internet law and policy issues with academics, practitioners, representatives of global policy makers, international organisations and leading institutions, including the Berkman Center for Internet and Society at Harvard University, the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO).

For its first and second sessions (in June 2014 and 2015), the Internet l@w summer school welcomed participants from very diverse backgrounds and countries including Argentina, China, Egypt, Germany, India, Italy, Lithuania, Ukraine and the US.

For the source and more information, see the Geneva Internet Law Summer School website.