Category Archives: New Media Summer School Belgrade 2011

Video: Challenging Youth Perspectives- Internet Protection & Iran – Ehsan Norouzi

Does the internet need to be protected or do we need to be protected from it? Ehsan Norouzi is a journalist at Deutsche Welle, is from Iran and currently lives in germany. He was chosen as a participant to the New Media Summer School and attended the Eurodig 2011 in Belgrade. Ehsan is interviewed by…

Video: Youth Challenging Perspectives- Dealing with your privacy- Google

How to deal with your privacy on the internet and how can young people shape the Internet Governance Policies ? Marco Pancini is a Senior Policy Counsel at Google. He was interviewed during the 2011 Eurodig by the New Media Summer School. Video by Nasma Dasser and Tobias Martens

EuroDIG: Monday’s tweets

Summer School 2011: Summing up the weekend

“No government exists in the world of internet.” – This statement that one of the speakers at the opening ceremony of ongoing EuroDIG  seemed unrealistic for the young activists and media professionals that are participating in this year’s New Media Summer School 2011 in Belgrade. We gathered in Belgrade for 5 days to clash the…

Access to culture – copying copyright right

The G8 met last week on invitation of French president Sarkozy in a new, even more informal, setting – the e-G8, to discuss the future of the internet from the perspective of the global markets biggest players. In the e-G8 selected representatives of the private sector and digial society were invited to elaborate on current…

Web 3.0: Bridging the gap between real and virtual

What a better way to identify multi-stakeholder strategies, than a role play. For our first Brainstorming sessions on the Future of Internet and the role of young people in shaping it, we first of all identified the Private Sector, Governments, Civil Society and the Media as the major Players. In each group were discussed the…

What structure does tomorrow’s web 3.0 need?

In preparation for Workshop 3 of the EuroDIG conference we looked into the existential structures of the internet and the institutions carrying them. As Sébastien Bachollet, a representative of the board of  ICANN (Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers), will be hosting the workshop we looked into current discussions of ICANN and thought was…