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PR: Institute for Internet and Society secures long-term funding

Press release from 24 September 2013 (German) (PDF) Institute for Internet and Society secures long-term …

First generation of Summer Fellows

In spring we called for researchers from all over the world to join us as …

PR: Factory launches “Distillery,” a support program for startups, with Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society (HIIG) as a founding partner

Press release from 25 June 2013 (pdf – German) Open-access support system for ambitious startups, …

Introducing: The Internet Policy Review

On the occasion of the 13th re:publica conference in Berlin, the Alexander von Humboldt Institute …

Towards a Global Network of Internet and Society Centers

In collaboration with seven research centers for Internet and society from all around the world, …

“Science 2.0” – The HIIG is part of the Leibniz Association Network

In alignment with our lead research project “Open Science”, the Alexander von Humboldt Institute for …

The Internet and Human Rights – Reviews

The top-level international conference “The Internet and Human Rights: Building a free, open and secure …

HIIG Quarterly – July 2012

Right before the summer break, we would like to show you our second HIIG Quarterly …


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