Information Law Calendar

February 2017

2 Feb ‘Insulting the autumnal sky’: Senate House and the work of the Ministry of Information 1939-46, Professor Simon Eliot, Senate House Library, London, WC1E 7HU
2 Feb Digital Economy Bill, Committee stage: House of Lords
6 Feb Digital Economy Bill, Committee stage: House of Lords
8 Feb Digital Economy Bill, Committee stage: House of Lords
8 Feb Online Anonymity: Right or Threat?, Half-day Symposium, Centre for Research in Communication and Culture, Loughborough University
8 Feb Copyright Law and Freedom of Speech, UCL Institute of Brand and Innovation Law (IBIL)
9 Feb Book Launch: Network Neutrality: From policy to law to regulation, Prof. Christopher T. Marsden, 18.00-20.00, IALS
20 Feb “Editing, Connoisseurship, and Attribution in Eighteenth-Century England: Editing William Shakespeare; Compiling William Hogarth”, Literature and Copyright Seminar Series, Edmund G. C. King (The Open University), Senate House, University of London
22 Feb Digital Economy Bill: House of Lords Report stage

March 2017

6 Mar Data Protection Practitioners Conference, ICO, Central Manchester
6 Mar “From New York to Shanghai: Global Modernism, Cheap Reprints and Copyright”, Literature and Copyright Seminar Series, Lise Jaillant (Loughborough University), Senate House, University of London
8 Mar The Bubble Reputation: Protecting, Inflating, Deflating and Preserving It (or a Right to be Known, Unknown and Remembered?), James Michael, (IALS), IALS, London
9 Mar Panel: Has the Public Been Well Served by Technology Journalism?, Cambridge University, Alison Richard Building, SG1&2.
13 Mar Literature and Copyright Seminar Series, Abigail Williams (Oxford University), Senate House, University of London
13-14 Mar Regulating Privacy through Accountability Principles and Ethical Standards in the era of Big Data, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
16 Mar Characterization of Internet Censorship from Multiple Perspectives,  Cambridge University, Alison Richard Building, SG1&2
16-17 Mar Closing the gap in representation: public service journalism and activism for the democratization of the media, Seville University, Spain
17 Mar Social Justice in an Age of Datafication — Launching the Data Justice Lab, Cardiff University’s School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies, Cardiff
23 Mar Workshop: How can Public Interest Journalism Hold Algorithms to Account?, Nick Diakopoulos, Jonathan Gray, and Liliana Bounegru, Cambridge University, Alison Richard Building.
24 Mar “Promoting dialogue between the ECtHR and the media freedom community”, European Centre for Press and Media Freedom Conference, Strasbourg
27 Mar 11KBW Information Law Conference, London
31 Mar The Power Switch Conference: How Power is Changing in a Networked World, Magdalene College, Cambridge University.

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
3-4 Apr 2nd International Conference on the Right of Freedom of Expression in the Digital Age, University of Nicosia, Cyprus
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.

May 2017

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
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
17-19 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.
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
14-15 Sep The Future of Journalism Conference 2017: “Journalism in a post-truth age?”, JOMEC, Cardiff University