Final Program and Registration Details for March 24-26

We have finalized our program for the three days! It is now available here. If you’d like to register to attend the research days, you can do so here.

Here is the schedule at a glance:

Research Day 1 - March 24 (12:00 - 17:15 UTC)

  • Keynote Session w/ Chinmayi Arun, Tarleton Gillespie, and Anne Cheung
  • 3 x 2 panel sessions:
    • Comparative Regulation 1
    • Understudied Platforms
    • Platform Labour/Gig Economy
    • Civil Society
    • Critical Approaches
    • Governing Ads

Research Day 2 - March 25 (12:00 - 17:15 UTC)

  • 3 x 2 panel sessions:
    • Comparative Regulation Redux
    • Platform Governance w/ Chinese Characteristics
    • Methods and Research
    • Content and Community Moderation
    • Democracy and Constitutionalism
    • Governing Toxic Content
  • Closing session + optional hangouts and project discussion breakouts

Network Day - March 26 (09:00-12:15 and 19:00-23:15 UTC)

  • Two identical sessions being run at two different time zones. This is where you want to be if you’d like to get involved in the conversation as to how to make this into a real network going forward. Expect breakout groups and conversations about the scope, diversity, and governance of this future network.

Please RSVP at the links below to one of the following sessions so that we can assign breakout rooms:

Session A (9:00-12:15 UTC/GMT) is best suited for individuals in GMT, CET, AST, IST, MMT, HKT, and AEDT time zones (England, Africa, India, Asia, and Australia).

Session B (19:00-23:15 UTC/GMT) is best suited for individuals in the Americas (12-15:15: PST and 15:00-18:15 EDT) and has been carefully tailored to increase accessibility for those in Australia and New Zealand (if you are willing to get up early on a Saturday, we would be so grateful.)