Yale ISP Annual Report Published

The Yale Information Society Project Annual Report, which highlights institutional and individual accomplishments for the 2009-2010 academic year, is now available for free download here.

A special thanks to Lea Shaver, Perry Fetterman, Debbie Sestito and the 80 postdoctoral, student, faculty and affiliated ISP fellows who make the ISP such a successful intellectual community. A special thanks also for the ongoing support of the Yale Law School Deans and the contributions of talented professionals in the Yale Law School business office, development, public affairs, admissions, human resources, alumni affairs, building services, dining services, career development, information technology services, student affairs, and the library.

Major ISP Accomplishments in 2009-2010:

1. Founding of the new Media Freedom and Information Access (MFIA) Clinic by ISP Fellows Patrick Kabat, Margot Kaminski, Nabiha Syed, and Adrienne Wong
2. Completion of Multi-year Access to Knowledge Country Study Supported by the MacArthur Foundation
3. New Book: Access to Knowledge in Egypt: New Research on Intellectual Property, Innovation and Development
4. New Book: Protocol Politics: the Globalization of Internet Governance
5. Open Video Conference in New York City
6. Fourth Access to Knowledge Conference at Yale Law School
7. Conference on New Business Models for Journalism at Yale Law School
8. Kauffman Innovation Roundtable on Sharing Scientific Data and Code
9. Liberty Tree First Amendment Online Colloquium
10. Yale Information Society Project Speaker Series
11. Copyright Lecture Series with Yale University Library
12. Information Society Project FCC Open Internet Filing
13. A2K Global Academy Workshop at Internet Governance Forum in Egypt
14. Yale Information Society Project Weekly “Ideas Lunches”
15. Harvard-MIT-Yale Cyberscholar Working Group
16. Access to Knowledge Practicum
17. Established a Program to Advise Students on Media Careers
18. Emily Bazelon Joins the Information Society Project as Media Advisor
19. New Digital Education Research Partnership with University of the People
20. Reprogenetics Panel
21. Op-Ed Workshops
22. Workshop on how Public Interest Lawyers Interact with the Press
23. Meeting of Access to Knowledge Global Academy at Yale Law School
24. Panel on Careers in Media
25. Technologies of Open Government Recommendations to the Obama Administration

Thanks and best wishes for another great year in 2010-2011.

Laura DeNardis