Personal tools
You are here: Home Events Lab Lunch by Michael Fourman

Lab Lunch by Michael Fourman

Should digital inclusion be a right?

What
When Nov 19, 2013
from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM
Where MF2
Add event to calendar vCal
iCal

I will review some previous positions on this question, propose that there should be declared a fundamental right to store process and communicate information, sketch the consequences of such a declaration, and, I hope, leave ample time for discussion.

References:
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/05/opinion/internet-access-is-not-a-human-right.html
http://cacm.acm.org/magazines/2013/6/164596-access-to-the-internet-is-a-human-right/fulltext
http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs323/en/

 

Document Actions