Information Law Calendar

April 2017

3 Apr “Copyright and the Newspaper, 1710-1911”, Literature and Copyright Seminar Series, Will Slauter (Université Paris Diderot/Institut universitaire de France), Senate House, University of London.
3 Apr Coping with hate speech, fake news and online violent extremism, PCMLP, University of Oxford.
3-4 Apr 2nd International Conference on the Right of Freedom of Expression in the Digital Age, University of Nicosia, Cyprus
4-5 Apr The Commonwealth and Challenges to Media Freedom, The Institute of Commonwealth Studies, at the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, University of London.
6 Apr Government consultation on draft codes of practice of Investigatory Powers Act 2016 closes.
6 Apr Tracking People: Legal and Ethical Debates, Seminar, Leeds University
19-20 Apr IAPP Global Privacy Summit, Washington, DC.
28 Apr Freedom of Expression Online: Evolving European jurisprudence and standard setting activities in the digital age, Nicosia, Filoxenia Conference Centre, Cyprus
28 Apr Deadline for ICO request for feedback on profiling in the GDPR

May 2017

3 May Deadline for the Protection of Official Data consultation.
3 May World Press Freedom Day
3 May TRILCon17, 4th Winchester Conference on Trust, Risk, Information & the Law, Artificial and De-Personalised Decision-Making: Machine-Learning, A.I. and Drones, Winchester University
8 May Literature and Copyright Seminar Series, Lawrence Warner (King’s College London), Senate House, University of London
10 May Deadline for UK Government call for views on the General Data Protection Regulation derogations.
11 May Where to after Watson: The challenges and future of data retention in the UK, The Bingham Centre at Simmons & Simmons, London
15 May “Textual Ownership, Elizabethan Miscellanies and the ‘Stigma of Print’”, Literature and Copyright Seminar Series, Jonathan Gibson (The Open University), Senate House, University of London
17 May The Right Stuff: Information, Privacy and the Ethics of Disclosure, Professor Gwen Adshead, Gresham College Lecture, Museum of London.
17-19 May TILTing Perspectives 2017: ‘Regulating a connected world’, Tilburg University, Tilburg, Netherlands
22 May “Shakespeare and Copyright”, Literature and Copyright Seminar Series, Ian Gadd (Bath Spa University), Senate House, University of London
22-23 May Big Data: New Challenges for Law and Ethics, Faculty of Law, University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia
22-24 May 38th IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, San Jose, CA, United States
30 May Eastern ARC Workshop, Bytes, Bodies and Souls: Interrogating Human Digitalisation, Kent Law School.

June 2017

15-21 June Surveillance in the Big Data Era, Surveillance Studies Summer Seminar 2017, Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario.
19-23 June ‘Smart-X’, The Second Interdisciplinary Summerschool on Privacy (ISP 2017), Nijmegen, The Netherlands
20 June A World Without News?‘, Alan Rusbridger, The Gresham Special Lecture, Guildhall, London
22-23 June Data Power 2017, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

July 2017

4-5 July ‘Laws and Regulations’, This and THATCamp Sussex Humanities Lab 2017, University of Sussex
15 July Big Data from the South: From media to mediations, from datafication to data activism, Cartagena, Colombia

September 2017

1-3 Sep Journalism, Society and Politics in the Digital Media Era, Limassol, Cyprus
11-12 Sep Comparative qualitative research on journalism and news media, Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism Summer School, Oxford
14-15 Sep The Future of Journalism Conference 2017: “Journalism in a post-truth age?”, JOMEC, Cardiff University

November 2017

10-11 Nov ECREA Symposium Digital Democracy: Critical Perspectives in the Age of Big Data, Södertörn University, Stockholm, Sweden