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Supplementary conference reading material

How do we make the Internet safer, without destroying its vitality?

Conference Description

****  The Foundation does not produce a recommended reading list; however, conference participants are invited to recommend, for the benefit of their fellow participants, relevant pre-conference reading materials, which we are happy to post on the conference webpage as a resource.


Jeffrey Thomas: think piece

Chi Onwurah: 2017 is the year we realise we've been doing the Internet wrong. New Statesman, 12 January, 2017

Chi Onwurah: Time is running out for the government to get to grips with the digital revolution. New Statesman, 8 January, 2018

Mike Williams: The Instant Generation.

Center for Democracy and Technology: CDT, Coalition urge Internet platforms to provide more transparency and accountability in content moderation. 7 May, 2018

Center for Democracy and Technology: Mixed messages? The limits of automated social media content analysis. 28 November, 2017

Isabel Skierka: The governance of safety and security risks in connected healthcare. February, 2018

Isabel Skierka: Cybersecurity in Germany, SpringerBriefs. Forthcoming, September 2018

Michele Mosca: A quantum of prevention for our cybersecurity. Global Risk Institute

Barnes et al: Technical considerations for internet service blocking and filtering. Internet Architecture Board, RFC7754, March 2016

Richard Priday: Fake news laws are threatening free speech on a global scale. Wired, 5 April, 2018

Robinson Meyer: The grim conclusions of the largest-ever study of fake news. The Atlantic, 8 March, 2018

Antonio García Martínez: Facebook's equal time quandary. Wired, 2 March, 2018

Antonio García Martínez: How Trump conquered Facebook - without Russian ads. Wired, 23 February, 2018

Lehdonvirta, V., Mittelstadt, B. D., Taylor, G., Lu, Y. Y., Kadikov, A., & Margetts, H.: Data Financing for Global Good: A Feasibility Study. Oxford: Oxford Internet Institute, 2016

Joseph S. Nye, Jr: How will new cybersecurity norms develop? The Strategist, Australian Strategic Policy Institute, 12 March 2018

Joseph S. Nye, Jr: Preventing a cyber-Pearl Harbor is not the only digital challenge nation states face. The Security Times, February 2018



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