The project members held a panel at the Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual Conference on 21-23 March 2016 in Brighton, UK. The panel examined civil society activism in internet governance with case studies on internet standards, privacy and data protection, and spectrum. The aim of the panel was to exam civil society organizations’ (CSO) roles as activists in light of increasing stakeholder governance at the transnational level.
The project team presented a panel at the 2016 Challenging Media Landscapes Conference: Access, Participation and the Mediatised World held by the University of Salford. The conference took place between 14-15 of November at MediaCityUK, Salford, Manchester.
The conference covered participatory digital cultures and the web, as well as issues such as accessibility, social media and journalism.