5th Internet, Law and Politics Conference
PROGRAMME
Monday 6 July

09.00 hAccreditation

09.30 hOpening session
Eduard Aibar, Vice President for Research, UOC.
Agustí Cerrillo, Director, Law and Political Sciences, UOC.


10.00 hKeynote speech: «Saving Facebook»

11.00 hCoffee break

11.30 hPanel 1: Social Networking Sites and individual rights
Moderator: Raquel Xalabarder, Professor, Law and Political Sciences Departament, UOC.
Jane Ginsburg, Morton L. Janklow Professor of Literary and Artistic Property Law Columbia University School of Law, New York.
Alain Strowel, Covington & Burling LLP, Professor, Facultés universitaires Saint-Louis Brussels.
Antoni Roig, Professor of Constitutional Law, Autonomous University of Barcelona.

13.30 hLunch

15.00 hPanel 2: Data protection and Social Networking Sites
Moderator: Mònica Vilasau, Professor, Law and Political Sciences Departament, UOC.
Franck Dumortier, Researcher, Centre de recherches informatique et droit (FUNDP-CRID).
Esther Mitjans, Director, Catalan Data Protection Agency.
Brbara Navarro, European director of Institutional Relations of Google in Spain and Portugal.
Pablo Prez San-Jos, Gerente del Observatorio de la Seguridad de la Informacin Instituto Nacional de Tecnologas de la Comunicacin (INTECO)

17.00 hFirst Day Conclusions


Tuesday 7 July

09.30 hPanel 3: Access to public information and Social Networking Sites
Moderator: Ismael Peña-López, Professor, Law and Political Sciences Department, UOC.
José Manuel Alonso, CTIC Foundation / World Wide Web Consortium (W3C).
Jordi Graells, Deputy Director of Content and Innovation in the Catalan government’s (Presidential Department) Citizen Service Office.


11.30 hCoffee break

12.00 hPanel 4: Policies for a safe internet
Moderator: Agustí Cerrillo, Director of the Law and Political Sciences Departament, UOC.
Salvador Soriano Maldonado, Deputy Director General of Information Society Services, Spanish Ministry of Industry, Tourism and Trade.
Nacho Alamillo, Director General Astrea La Infopista Jurídica S.L.

15.30 hPanel 5: Political participation and Social Networking Sites
Moderator: Ana Sofía Cardenal, Professor, Law and Political Sciences Departament, UOC.
Rachel Gibson, University of Manchester, Institute for Social Change.
José Antonio Donaire, Member of the Catalan Parliament, Catalan Socialist Party.
Ricard Espelt, Copons Town Councillor, in charge of Economic Promotion, New Technologies and Communication.

18.00 hConclusions and closing session