Following a two-year pandemic break, the Media Law Summer School, co-organised by the HBI, will take place again in Delhi, India. In addition to Director Wolfgang Schulz
, HBI research assistants Vincent Hofmann
and Christian Ollig
will be taking part. This year's topic is "Platform Governance".
The Summer School brings together students and teachers from Germany, India, and Brazil for an intensive week of lectures, discussions and interactive learning tasks. Participants will learn from leading experts and present their own research topics. The programme includes lectures on topics such as "Facebook Oversight Board", "Content Moderation & Inauthentic Behaviour" or "Platform Transparency". The academic programme runs from 20 to 26 March 2023 and is accompanied by various excursions.
The Summer School is organised by the Leibniz Institute for Media Research | Hans-Bredow-Institut (HBI) and the Faculty of Law of the University of Hamburg
(UNESCO Chair on Freedom of Communication), the CCG
in Delhi, the Global Network of Internet & Society Research Centers
and the Institute for Technology & Society of Rio de Janeiro