Global Internet Governance Academic Network (GigaNet)

A global network for scholars of internet governance

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The Global Internet Governance Academic Network (GigaNet) is an emerging scholarly community initiated in spring 2006 in conjunction with the UN Internet Governance Forum. Its four principal objectives are to:
  • support the establishment of a global network of scholars specializing in Internet governance issues;
  • promote the development of Internet governance as a recognized, interdisciplinary field of study;
  • advance theoretical and applied research on Internet governance, broadly defined, and;
  • facilitate informed dialogue on policy issues and related matters between scholars and Internet governance stakeholders (governments, international organizations, the private sector, and civil society).
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#pre-AoIR: The Internet Rules, But How?

GigaNet sponsors a preconference workshop at AoIR 2016, to take place on 5 October 2016 in Berlin, Germany:

The Internet Rules, But How?

A Science and Technology Studies (STS) Take on Doing Internet Governance

05.10.2016 | 09.00 – 17.30 Uhr | HU Berlin, Dorotheenstr. 24, 10117 Berlin

Full program: http://www.hiig.de/events/pre-aoir-the-internet-rules-but-how/

Organisers: Dmitry Epstein (University of Illinois, Chicago), Christian Katzenbach (Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society, Berlin), Francesca Musiani (ISCC – CNRS/Paris-Sorbonne/UPMC Paris), Julia Pohle (WZB Berlin Social Science Center)

The workshop seeks to nurture the growing interest in researching and observing IG from STS-informed perspectives. More broadly, it aims to facilitate a discussion and an exchange of perspectives about the intertwined roles of design,…

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Posted by Julia Pohle on September 28, 2016 at 2:26pm

GigaNet at SSRN

We now have a fully functioning SSRN page with 101 papers presented in our annual symposiums since 2007 (the first year we had full paper submissions). This collection covers most, but not all, of the symposium papers, as we were not able to retrieve some of the earlier manuscripts. Papers from this year's symposium will be added in due course. 

Huge thanks go to Milton Mueller and the Internet Governance Project for financing this undertaking, and to Julia Pohle and her team at Berlin Social Science Center for helping locating and retrieving as many papers as we could. We also got a lot of help from SSRN staff with uploading, sorting, and labeling all the materials. 
Our page can be found at: www.ssrn.com/link/GigaNet.html
Please make use of this resource!

Posted by Dima Epstein on August 8, 2016 at 2:40pm

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#pre-AoIR: The Internet Rules, But How?

GigaNet sponsors a preconference workshop at AoIR 2016, to take place on 5 October 2016 in Berlin, Germany:The Internet Rules, But How? A Science and Technology Studies (STS) Take on Doing Internet Governance 05.10.2016 | 09.00 – 17.30 Uhr | HU Berlin, Dorotheenstr. 24, 10117 BerlinFull program: http://www.hiig.de/events/pre-aoir-the-internet-rules-but-how/Organisers: Dmitry Epstein (University of Illinois, Chicago),…See More
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GigaNet at SSRN

We now have a fully functioning SSRN page with 101 papers presented in our annual symposiums since 2007 (the first year we had full paper submissions). This collection covers most, but not all, of the symposium papers, as we were not able to retrieve some of the earlier manuscripts. Papers from this year's symposium will be added in due course. Huge thanks go to Milton Mueller and the Internet Governance Project for financing this undertaking, and to Julia Pohle and her team at Berlin Social…See More
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