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Frédéric Dubois

Frédéric Dubois is the managing editor of the Internet Policy Review, an open access, fast track and peer reviewed journal on internet regulation published by the Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society, in cooperation with CREATe (Glasgow) and CNRS-ISCC (Paris).

Frédéric is a PhD candidate at the Film University Babelsberg. He did a Master in communications at Université du Québec and a Bachelor of Commerce at McGill University, both in Montreal. He worked as a journalist, among other for the Association for Progressive Communications. He co-edited two books about media and journalism: EXTRACTION! (2007) and Autonomous Media (2005).

In his other life, Frédéric works as an interactive documentary author and producer.


Porträt von Frederic-Dubois mit langen braunen Haaren, der direkt in die Kamera lächelt.


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Working paper

Wrzesinski, M., Riechert, P., Dubois, F., & Katzenbach, C. (2021). Working with publication technology to make open access journals sustainable. HIIG Discussion Paper Series, 2021(02). DOI: Publication details

Lectures and presentations

Nachhaltiges Open Access: Verlagsunabhängig, divers und gebührenfrei
Open Access Tage 2020. Universität Bielefeld, Fachhochschule Bielefeld. Online, Bielefeld, Germany: 16.09.2020 Further information

Marcel Wrzesinski, Christian Katzenbach, Frédéric Dubois, Nicole Waidlein, Klaus Tochtermann


J - Journals. Welche Form des wissenschaftlichen Publizierens setzt sich durch?
Wikimedia-Salon – Das ABC des Freien Wissens 2015. Wikimedia Deutschland. Wikimedia Deutschland, Berlin, Germany: 03.09.2015

Lambert Heller, Christina Riesenweber, Frédéric Dubois. Moderiert von: Isabella Meinecke

Organisation of events

Sustainable Open Access: Strategies for scholar-led publishing
From 29.09.2020 to 30.09.2020. Online, Berlin, Germany. Co-Organised by: ZBW Leibniz Informationszentrum Wirtschaft (International) Further information

Marcel Wrzesinski, Patrick Riechert, Frédéric Dubois, Christian Katzenbach

5 Years of Internet Policy Review
From 04.09.2018 to 04.09.2018. Humboldt Institut für Internet und Gesellschaft, Berlin, Germany (International) Further information

Helene von Schwichow, Patrick Riechert, Frédéric Dubois

Turkish delight: A for Arrest, B for Bots & C for Censorship
re:publica 2017. with attending Vip: Başak Çalı. 08.05.2017. Station Berlin, Berlin, Germany (International)

Frédéric Dubois, Uta Meier-Hahn

Public service content outgrows public service media
re:publica 2017. with attending Vip: Lambert Heller, Christina Riesenweber, Frédéric Dubois. Moderation: Isabella Meinecke. 07.05.2017. Station Berlin, Berlin, Germany. Co-Organised by: Internet Policy Review (International)

Frédéric Dubois, Uta Meier-Hahn

Finding a European way on internet governance
re:publica 2015. with attending Vip: Amelia Andersdotter, Maciej Tomachievski, Raegan MacDonald. Moderation: Andrea Calderaro. 06.05.2017. Station Berlin, Berlin, Germany. Co-Organised by: Internet Policy Review (International)

Frédéric Dubois, Uta Meier-Hahn