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Stories and announcements from the Berkman Klein Center

Monday, Dec 17, 2018

Berkman Klein Center Reaffirms Open Access Policy

A Look Back on Open Research Practices

Two decades have passed since we first began using open practices to distribute, communicate, and connect our scholarship with the world More

Friday, Dec 14, 2018

Get to Know Berkman Klein Fellow Lily Hu

a spotlight on one of our 2018-2019 BKC Fellows

How are algorithms distributing power between people? More

Friday, Dec 14, 2018

Get to Know Berkman Klein Fellow Armando Guio-Espanol

a spotlight on one of our 2018-2019 BKC Fellows

How are we helping young people engage with new technologies? More

Friday, Dec 14, 2018

Get to Know Berkman Klein Fellow Rachel Han

a spotlight on one of our 2018-2019 BKC Fellows

Rachel Han is a 2018-2019 Berkman Klein fellow and Director of Business Development at OpenDataSoft, where she focuses on IoT and smart cities initiatives as well as collaborating… More

Friday, Dec 14, 2018

Get to Know Berkman Klein Fellow Momin Malik

a spotlight on one of our 2018-2019 BKC Fellows

Momin is bringing network analysis techniques, various statistical models, topic models, and natural language processing to reduce data in ways that are comprehensive,… More

Friday, Dec 14, 2018

Embracing AI for the Social Good

The Imperative to Engage Globally

Three key challenges to promoting AI for the social good More

Cyberlaw Clinic
Monday, Dec 10, 2018

Clinic Releases Guide to Anti-Circumvention Exemption for Software Preservation

A new guide for preservationists who want to take advantage of the legal exemption to archive software More

Monday, Dec 10, 2018

Get to Know Berkman Klein Fellow Amy Zhang

a spotlight on one of our 2018-2019 BKC Fellows

Amy Zhang's research focuses on human computer interaction, social computing, and the development of tools to improve discussions online. More

Monday, Dec 10, 2018

Get to Know Berkman Klein Fellow Yomna Nasser

a spotlight on one of our 2018-2019 BKC Fellows

Yomna Nasser is Berkman Klein Fellow interested in the fields of cryptography, math, programming, and art. More

Monday, Dec 10, 2018

Get to Know Berkman Klein Fellow Padmashree Gehl Sampath

a spotlight on one of our 2018-2019 BKC Fellows

Padmashree Gehl Sampath is an international expert on trade, innovation and development issues. More

The Guardian
Sunday, Dec 9, 2018

Network Propaganda named one of the best books of 2018

The Guardian celebrates some of our research as the most important of the year. More

Harvard Gazette

Facebook leader sits down with Harvard’s Jonathan Zittrain

Professor Jonathan Zittrain discusses the social media giant’s ‘long year’ with Facebook's head of global policy management Monika Bickert.

Wednesday, Dec 5, 2018
Medium

Exploring Social Innovation in Norway

A Workshop on Mapping Innovation Ecosystems

What we learned about social innovation in Norway, how to map local innovation ecosystems and the challenges and opportunities that Norwegian social entrepreneurs confront.

Wednesday, Dec 5, 2018
Wednesday, Dec 5, 2018

Harvard’s Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society Welcomes Martha Minow to Board of Directors

Minow is a world-renowned champion of human rights, advocacy, and global justice

Minow’s work as a scholar and leader strengthens the Board’s interdisciplinary focus and brings invaluable insight and wisdom to the Center’s mission, work, and inclusive… More

AI Initiative
Tuesday, Dec 4, 2018

Meet the 66 finalists in the AI and the News Open Challenge

We're excited to share the 66 finalists who are vying for a share of the $750,000 to address specific problems at the intersection of AI and the news More

Saturday, Dec 1, 2018

Get to Know Berkman Klein Fellow Sabelo Mhlambi

a spotlight on one of our 2018-2019 BKC Fellows

Sabelo Mhlambi's research goal is to improve societies, particularly ones in which there is a history of human rights abuses, through accessible and secure methods of… More

Friday, Nov 30, 2018

Get to Know Berkman Klein Fellow Jim Lucchese

a spotlight on one of our 2018-2019 BKC Fellows

Berkman Klein Fellow Jim Lucchesse shares his vision for a more accountable and collaborative future for music technology More

Thursday, Nov 29, 2018

Get to Know Berkman Klein Fellow Hyunjin Seo

a spotlight on one of our 2018-2019 BKC Fellows

Fellow Hyunjin Seo is working on a project titled “Collective Action in the Digital Age: A Multilevel Approach.” More

Friday, Nov 16, 2018

Get to Know Berkman Klein Fellow Titi Akinsanmi

a spotlight on one of our 2018-2019 BKC Fellows

After talking with Titi Akinsanmi, it’s hard to resist getting swept away by her passion, excitement and deep-rooted optimism regarding her work and the interconnected,… More

Wednesday, Nov 7, 2018

Digital Economy, AI, and Harmful Speech at IGF 2018

the Berkman Klein Community joins the Internet Governance Forum 2018

Our community of staff, fellows, and affiliates lead numerous sessions at the Internet Governance Forum More