Internet Jurisdiction Symposium

Internet Jurisdiction Symposium organised by Aberystwyth University Department of Law and Criminology, with the Department of International Politics will be taking place in Aberystwyth (Wales) on 10-11 September 2014. The symposium will be streamed to BISAC, where registered guests will be able to watch the event’s panel discussions live and to ask questions.

The host streaming will be held at BISAC offices; it will follow this programme. Those interested should register with BISAC at info@bisac.eu. Places are limited!

NB we follow Lithuanian time which is two hours ahead of Aberystwth, e.g. programme says 0900 a.m. – Lithuanian time = 1100 a.m.

About the Symposium

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JPA lecture

JPA poster 2013BISAC conducted an interactive lecture on international relations and the cyber dimension for the members of the Young Politicians Academy (JPA) at Mykolas Romeris University (Lithuania) on 9 November 2013. JPA invites final year high school students to take part in a series of wide-raging lectures on politics, economics and international relations. Read More

Podcast. Diplomacy on the Internet

Webinar ‘Diplomacy on the Internet: Diplomat’s Routine’, organised by the Baltic Information Society Analysis Centre, was taking place on 24 October, 2013.

Guest speaker Eitvydas Bajarūnas, Lithuania’s Ambassador to Sweden, emphasised the importance of the Internet’s freedom and spoke about the ways modern technology affects diplomacy and the diplomat’s work. Read More

Webinar. Political Leadership on the Internet (i): Twiplomacy Project

How do political leaders use the Internet and why do they do that? How does that affect the decision making and us, the citizens? Those are the questions we will be looking at.

Webinar on Political Leadership on the Internet (i): Twiplomacy Project is the second webinar in our series and the first of two dedicated to the analysis of the world leaders’ activities on the global network. We will start by looking at a research-based report – the Twiplomacy project.

Guest speaker: Matthias Lüfkens, leader of the Digital Practice at Burson-Marsteller across Europe, Middle-East and Africa (EMEA). Read More

Webinar. Diplomacy on the Internet: Diplomat’s Routine

World officials and diplomats are increasingly using social networking websites to engage with worldwide audiences. How does the Internet affect a diplomat’s routine and diplomacy itself?

Guest speaker: Eitvydas Bajarūnas, Lithuania’s Ambassador to Sweden. Read More