posted by user: IAITL || 1631 views || tracked by 1 users: [display]

IAITL Workshop 2011 : Revisiting the Legal Landscape

FacebookTwitterLinkedInGoogle

Link: http://www.iaitl.org/2011-Cyprus-Workshop/
 
When Sep 23, 2011 - Sep 23, 2011
Where Nicosia, Cyprus
Submission Deadline Sep 5, 2011
Categories    cyberspace   law   IPR   internet
 

Call For Papers

The Internet has become a liberating force within many societies. The Internet's most important values- including universality, free expression, open access , possibilities for democratization and the unleashing of creative and empowering forces – however are clouded by legal and regularity uncertainly. Cyberspace became tied to the national and international economic policies and regulations aimed at freeing the Internet from "ambiguity."

Regulating cyberspace thus requires the development of laws and codes of practice that reflect specific challenges such as the 'borderless' nature of the internet. However, as countries try to set their national rules on Internet usage, they encounter problems which at times challenge established concepts of legal jurisdiction and national rules.

- How do we arrive at the right mixture of technology and policy so that the Internet does not lose its promise as a liberating technology?

- How do we resolve the tension between freedom and control, fair competition and open access, free expression, intellectual property, privacy rights, and security?

- Can the nation's IT system, especially the mostly privately owned critical infrastructure, be secured without a heavy dose of regulation?

The issues require an open debate in order to arrive at practical solutions to the problems of breach of privacy, data protection, Internet libel and computer crime on the World Wide Web. Also relevant are issues relating to electronic contacting, intellectual property rights, electronic evidence, procedure, jurisdiction and consumer protection.

This seminar will examine the key areas that need consideration when implementing a strong yet flexible Internet regulatory framework on both a national and international level that guarantee state sovereignty whilst still promoting international cooperation. A panel of expert commentators will also attend to stimulate further discussion from the floor.

Related Resources

LegalAI 2019   The Third Annual Workshop on Applications of Artificial Intelligence in the Legal Industry
ICSIE--ACM, Ei Compendex, Scopus 2020   2020 9th International Conference on Software and Information Engineering (ICSIE 2020)--ACM, Ei Compendex, Scopus
AILA 2019   Artificial Intelligence for Legal Assistance
IoT-SE_Book 2019   Internet of Things and Secure Smart Environments: Success and Pitfalls
TOURISCAPE2 2020   TOURISCAPE 2. TRANSVERSAL TOURISM AND LANDSCAPE
ICIT--ACM, Ei, Scopus 2019   ACM--2019 The 7th International Conference on Information Technology: IoT and Smart City (ICIT 2019)--Ei Compendex, Scopus
SympCoastMed 2020   Monitoring of Mediterranean coastal Areas: problems and measurement techniques
BIOTC--ACM, Ei and Scopus 2020   ACM--2020 2nd Blockchain and Internet of Things Conference (BIOTC 2020)--Ei Compendex, Scopus
GECON 2019   16th International Conference on Economics of Grids, Clouds, Systems & Services
CFP: Marian Wright Edelman 2019   Call for Papers Related to Marian Wright Edelman's Contribution to the Legal Community