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Events

 
 
Fri 31 Jul, '20
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Technology and Global Governance Virtual Forum
Virtual

Timetable

(Sign up as a non-presenting participant by sending your Name+Major+Degree+University to technogovernance2020@gmail.com)

9:30-10:00

 

Event hosts will open the TGG platform, welcome participants and address any technical difficulties

10:00

Introductions and introductory remarks

Chang Zhang (University of Warwick) and James McNally (University of Warwick)

Introducing the Technology and Global Governance Virtual Forum’

 

10:30

Session one: Technologies of war and peace

Ivar Vargas Rivas (University of Edinburgh)

‘Chile and the debate on Autonomous Weapons’

11:00

Johanna Rodehau-Noack ( London School of Economics)

‘Computer Says Prevent: Knowing and Governing Armed Conflict through Digital Technologies’

11:30-12:00

Coffee break

12:00

Session two: Global order in digital domains

Maximilian Mayer ( University of Nottingham Ningbo China ) and Laura C. Mahrenbach ( Technical University of Munich )

‘Digital Polarity ‘Theory: Explaining the Great Internet Splintering’

 

12:30

Francesco Silvestri ( Beijing Foreign Studies University )

‘Cybersecurity Law and China Standards 2035: Beijing’s two-pronged pathway for reshaping global technology governance’

 

13:00-14:00

Lunch

14:00

Session three: Governing and governing with new technologies

Grace Alford-Hamburg (London School of Economics)

Estonian e-Residency: Statehood in the Digital Age

 

14:30

Elina Rage (University of Warwick, ECB)

Regulation and distributed technological systems: A Perspective from Reflexive Law’

15:00-15:15

Coffee break

15:15

Nick Bernards (University of Warwick), Malcolm Campbell-Verduyn (University of Groningen), and Daivi-Rodima-Taylor (Boston University)

‘The Politics of Private Governance and Blockchain Experiments in Global Supply Chains’