Monday, August 16, 2010

Yale ISP Highlights Accomplishments in 2009-2010 Annual Report

The Information Society Project continues to enjoy tremendous success in its work at Yale Law School, as evidenced in its just-released annual report, which highlights the center’s institutional and individual accomplishments for the 2009-2010 academic year. Among those accomplishments are the founding of the Media Freedom and Information Access (MFIA) Clinic; the Liberty Tree First Amendment Online Colloquium; numerous conferences, including an Open Video Conference, the fourth Access to Knowledge Conference, and a conference on New Business Models for Journalism; a Kauffman Innovation Roundtable on Sharing Scientific Data and Code; publication of new books on Access to Knowledge in Egypt and Protocol Politics; and ongoing leadership advancing the Access to Knowledge Global Academy.

The Information Society Project at Yale Law School is an intellectual center addressing the implications of the Internet and new information technologies for law and society, guided by the values of democracy, human development, and social justice.