This conference, organized by Amélie Heldt
and Clara Iglesias Keller
aims to initiate a discussion among the authors of the book "Constitutionalising Social Media" (Hart, 2022). All authors will give a 10-minute presentation followed by a 5-minute commentary by selected discussants within the same panel. Space for chats and networking will be available after the presentations and during optional break-out sessions on Thursday evening and Friday at lunch. The event will be held in English.
When: 20 - 21 May 2021
Where: Online via Zoom
Lectures with HBI Participation
Friday, 21 May 2021
9.15 a.m. - 9.30 a.m.
Regulatory Shift in State Intervention: From Intermediary Liability to Responsibility - Giancarlo Frosio (University of Strasbourg)
Discussant: Clara Iglesias Keller
10.00 a.m. - 10.15 a.m.
The Perks of Co-Regulation: A Standard Institutional Arrangement for Online Regulation - Clara Iglesias Keller (WZB Berlin Social Science Center)
Discussant: Giancarlo Frosio
10.45 a.m. - 11.00 a.m.
Constitutionalising Social Media from Within: Oversight Boards - Wolfgang Schulz (Leibniz Institute for Media Research / Universität Hamburg)
Discussant: Kinfe Yilma
11.00 a.m. - 11.15 Uhr a.m.
Content Moderation by Social Media Platforms: The Importance of Judicial Review - Amélie Heldt (Leibniz Institute for Media Research)
Discussant: Dennis Redeker and Nicola Palladino
11.15 a.m. - 11.30 a.m.
Digital Constitutionalism: In Search of a Content Governance Standard - Edoardo Celeste (Dublin City University), Kinfe Yilma (Addis Ababa University), Nico la Palladino (Dublin City University), Dennis Redeker (University of Bremen)
Discussant: Wolfgang Schulz
You can find the full program here for download as PDF
Interested parties can register for the Zoom event here
The online conference is jointly organized by the LAW_AND_TECH Research Cluster (Dublin City University)
, Leibniz Institute for Media Research | Hans-Bredow-Institut
and WZB - Berlin Social Science Center