Tuesday 21 - Thursday 23 April 2009
Hosted by the University of Winchester Law School
"To Infinity and Beyond: Law and Technology in Harmony?"
Technology impacts increasingly on all areas of our lives, from e-commerce to e-learning. This year's annual conference focusses on the ways in which law and technology can move forward operating in harmony across the spectrum. Papers will fall into a wide range of categories including:
- Intellectual property - including copyright, open source etc
- Virtual worlds / SNS
- Intermediaries - IP providers
- Infrastructure - including regulation and computer misuse
- Privacy and data-protection
- Cybercrime - including criminological aspects
- Legal theory and critical perspectives
- New technologies
More details at http://www.winchester.ac.uk/?page=9871 .
Winchester is a beautiful city , especially in April, and this should be a fun and exhilarating conference. The conference dinner wil take place in the grounds of Winchester Cathedral - not to be missed!
The keynote speakers are :
Jeremy Phillips, Intellectual Property Consultant with Olswang, Solicitors and Research Director of the Intellectual Property Institute, and the well known leader of the IP-KAT team. http://www.jeremyphillips.eu/,
Dr Richard Clayton of the Cambridge Computer Laboratory, University of Cambridge 'It’s time to repeal Internet Legislation'