Internet Commons Congress 2004
WHAT: The Internet Commons Congress of 2004. An international open assembly of the public, gathered to address a broad range of issues that threaten the Internet Commons and basic rights to own fully-functional computers, to use information rendered to the Commons for the public benefit, and to develop vibrant new means for working with information. Recent proposals to regulate the autonomous development of innovations such as VoIP will be discussed.
For complete subject panels and other information, see http://www.internationalunity.org and http://www.nyfairuse.org/icc.
WHO: The attendees are individuals and organizational representatives from across the globe and from the public, private and non-profit sectors. Registration is free.
WHY: The Internet Commons Congress is an opportunity for public engagement in response to numerous attacks on the Internet Commons and on fundamental rights.
WHEN: March 24-25th. The Congress begins at 8:45 AM.
WHERE: The Internet Commons Congress will be held in the auditorium of the Shady Grove campus, University of Maryland in Shady Grove, Maryland