Paul Belleflamme is professor of Economics at Université catholique de Louvain (Belgium). His main research area is theoretical industrial organization, with a special focus on innovation in the digital economy (IPdigIT.eu).
Sebastian Berg is a political theorist and research fellow in the research group “Democracy and Digitization” at the Weizenbaum Institute for the Networked Society in Berlin.
Katharina Bräunlich is a post-doctoral researcher at the Department of Computer Science at the University of Koblenz-Landau. Her research focuses on IT security and privacy.
Dr. Bernadette Califano is researcher at the National Scientific and Technical Research Council (CONICET), Science, Technology and Society Center, Maimonides University and National University of Quilmes and Professor of Media Policies at the University of Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Corinne Cath-Speth is a cultural anthropologist and a doctoral student at the Oxford Internet Institute (OII) at the University of Oxford and at the Alan Turing Institute for Data Science and AI.
Michael S. Daubs
Michael S. Daubs is a Senior Lecturer in Media Studies at Victoria University of Wellington in New Zealand.
Tobias Dienlin is a post-doctoral researcher at the Department of Media Psychology at the University of Hohenheim in Germany. His research is focused on privacy, well-being, and social media.
Martin Dittus is a digital geographer at the Oxford Internet Institute with more than a decade of experience in social computing, mass-participation platforms, digital geography, and big data.
Dr. Stephan Dreyer is Senior Researcher on media law and media governance and head of the research programme “Transformation of Public Communication” at the Leibniz Institute for Media Research | Hans-Bredow-Institut (HBI), Hamburg.
Dr. Johannes Eichenhofer is a post-doctoral researcher at the University of Bielefeld (Germany), Faculty of Law.
Fabian Ferrari is a doctoral student at the Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford.
Martin Florian is a senior researcher at the Weizenbaum Institute for the Networked Society in Berlin, where he heads the interdisciplinary research group “Trust in Distributed Environments”.
Bob Frankston is a computer engineer and technology pioneer best known for co-creating the first electronic spreadsheet, VisiCalc (rmf.vc/Bio).
Sebastian Gießmann is a senior lecturer in Media Studies at the University of Siegen, Germany, and PI of the research project “Digital Network Technologies between Specialization and Generalization” at Siegen’s Collaborative Research Center Media of Cooperation (netzeundnetzwerke.de).
Mark Graham is a Professor at the Oxford Internet Institute, an Alan Turing Institute Faculty Fellow, a visiting researcher at the WZB Berlin Social Science Centre and the Weizenbaum Institute for the Networked Society, and a Research Associate at the University of Cape Town (markgraham.space).
Nikolas Guggenberger is the Executive Director of the Information Society Project and a Clinical Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School in New Haven, USA.
Amélie P. Heldt
Amélie Heldt is a legal researcher at the Leibniz Institute for Media Research | Hans-Bredow-Institut (HBI), Hamburg, a doctoral candidate with the University of Hamburg and associated with the Humboldt-Institute for Internet and Society, Berlin.
Dr. Paula Helm, a postdoctoral fellow in the research project “Structural Transformations of Privacy” at the University of Frankfurt/Main is currently visiting professor at the Surveillance Studies Center, Queens’ University, Kingston, Canada.
Dr. Sven Herpig is project director for international cyber security policy at the German tech policy think tank Stiftung Neue Verantwortung (SNV) in Berlin.
Sascha Hölig is a Senior Researcher at the Leibniz Institute for Media Research | Hans-Bredow-Institut (HBI), Hamburg.
Christian Katzenbach is Senior Researcher at the Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society, Berlin, and head of the research programme “The Evolving Digital Society”.
Matthias C. Kettemann
PD Dr. Matthias C. Kettemann, LL.M. (Harvard), is head of the research programme “Regulatory Structures and the Emergence of Rules in Online Spaces“ at the Leibniz Institute for Media Research | Hans-Bredow-Institut (HBI), Hamburg, and associate researcher at the Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society, Berlin.
Ulrike Klinger is Professor for Digital Communication at the Institute for Media and Communication Studies at Freie Universität Berlin and head of the research group “News, Campaigns and the Rationality of Public Discourse” at Weizenbaum Institute for the Networked Society in Berlin.
Riikka Kuolu is an assistant professor of Law and Digitalisation at the University of Helsinki and the director of University of Helsinki Legal Tech Lab.
Emily Laidlaw is an associate professor in the Faculty of Law at the University of Calgary and is a member of the Institute for Security, Privacy and Information Assurance.
PD Dr. Daniel Lambach is principal investigator of the Heisenberg project “Space, Agency and Practices in the Postnational Constellation” at the Cluster of Excellence “The Formation of Normative Orders”, University of Frankfurt/Main.
Dr. Claudia Lampert is a Senior Researcher at the Leibniz Institute for Media Research | Hans-Bredow-Institut (HBI), Hamburg, with focus on media socialization and health communication.
Suzette Leal is a doctoral student at the University of Johannesburg, South Africa. Her research focuses on online engagement in marginalized, impoverished communities.
Philippe Lorenz is project director for Artificial Intelligence and Foreign Policy at the German tech policy think tank Stiftung Neue Verantwortung (SNV) in Berlin.
Astrid Mager is Senior Postdoctoral Researcher at the Institute of Technology Assessment, Austrian Academy of Sciences, and external lecturer at the Department of Science and Technology Studies, University of Vienna.
Jozef Michal Mintal
Jozef is a doctoral candidate at Matej Bel University in Banská Bistrica, Slovakia, a Research Fellow and co-founder of the UMB Data&Society Lab, and a Fellow at the Centre for Media, Data and Society at Central European University.
Katharina Mosene is a political scientist (M.A.) at the Leibniz Institute for Media Research | Hans Bredow Institute (HBI) in Hamburg and a founding member of netzforma* e.V., the association for feminist internet politics and policy.
Francesca Musiani is an associate research professor of the French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS) and Deputy Director of its Centre for Internet and Society (cis.cnrs.fr), Paris.
Andrew Odlyzko has had a long career in research and research management, including security issues, at Bell Labs and AT&T Labs, and is now a Professor in the School of Mathematics at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis.
Dr. Franziska Oehmer is a senior research and teaching associate at the Department of Communication and Media Research DCM, University of Fribourg (CH). She holds a PhD in Communication Science from the University of Zurich and a Bachelor in Law.
Sanna Ojanperä is a researcher and doctoral student at the Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford and at The Alan Turing Institute and a Future of Work Fellow with the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development.
Stefano Pedrazzi is a research and teaching assistant and doctoral student at the Department of Communication and Media Research, University of Fribourg (CH). He holds a degree in media and communications science, economics and modern history from the University of Zurich.
Mark Perry is Professor of Law, and Chair of the Academic Board at the University of New England, Australia, and Emeritus Professor, University of Western Ontario, Canada, where he was Professor of Computer Science.
Ian Peter is an Internet pioneer and historian. He has been an active civil society representative in Internet Governance developments, including as a Coordinator of the Internet Governance Caucus and the Civil Society Coordination Group.
Amadeus Peters is a criminal law and digitization researcher and a fellow at the Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society (HIIG), Berlin.
Roxana Radu is a postdoctoral researcher at the Centre for Socio-Legal Studies, University of Oxford, and a Research Associate at the Global Governance Centre, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva.
Sebastian Randerath studies media and economic studies at the University Siegen, works at the collaborative research center of cooperative media and co-organizes the conference series Pre_Invent on digital cultures, society, technology and art.
Thomas Reinhold is a computer scientist and fellow at the Institute for Peace Research and Security Policy at the University of Hamburg.
Kate Saslow is project manager for Artificial Intelligence and Foreign Policy and International Cybersecurity Policy at the German tech policy think tank Stiftung Neue Verantwortung (SNV) in Berlin.
Kurt M. Saunders
Kurt M. Saunders is a Professor of Business Law at California State University, Northridge.
David Schulze, M.Sc. (Berlin), is a research assistant at the Asia division at Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik (SWP), the German Institute for International and Security Affairs in Berlin.
Dr. Matthias Schulze is a cyber-security policy researcher at the security division at Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik (SWP), the German Institute for International and Security Affairs in Berlin.
Ilja Sperling is a technology consultant for the Ranking Digital Rights project (New America), and a freelance information designer and developer for nonprofit organizations (dadascience.design/portfolio).
Matthias Spielkamp is co-founder and executive director of AlgorithmWatch (Berlin), an evidence-based advocacy organization with the goal to critically monitor the use of automated decision-making systems. He holds master’s degrees in Journalism from the University of Colorado in Boulder and in Philosophy from the Free University of Berlin.
Alek Tarkowski is co-founder and President of the Centrum Cyfrowe Foundation, a Polish digital think-and-do tank working to ensure that the Internet is for the people. He is also founding member of Communia, the European Association on the digital public domain, and Creative Commons Poland.
Dr. Thorsten Thiel is a political theorist and leader of the research group “Democracy and Digitalisation” at the Weizenbaum Institute for the Networked Society in Berlin.
Tommaso Venturini (tommasoventurini.it) is researcher at the CNRS Centre for Internet and Society in Paris. He is also associate researcher of INRIA and of the médialab of Sciences Po Paris and founding member of the Public Data Lab (publicdatalab.org).
Dr. Daniel Voelsen is researcher in the global issues division at Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik (SWP), the German Institute for International and Security Affairs in Berlin.
Maximilian von Grafenstein
Prof. Dr. Maximilian von Grafenstein, LL.M., is Professor for Digital Self-Determination at the Einstein Center Digital Future, University of the Arts in Berlin, and co-head of the research programme “Data, Actors, Infrastructures: Governance of Data-Driven Innovation and Cyber-Security“ at the Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society (HIIG) in Berlin.
Robin Tim Weis
Robin Tim Weis, M.A. (Heidelberg), is a Senior Project Manager at the Office of Science and Technology Austria – OSTA, situated within the Embassy of Austria in Washington DC.
Alina Wernick is a researcher at the Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society (HIIG) in Berlin and a doctoral candidate at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich.
Prof. Laeed Zaghlami, M.Phil, PhD, is a lecturer at the Faculty of Information and Communication, Algiers University 3 and external examiner at Mauritius University.
Dr. Mariano Zukerfeld is researcher at National Scientific and Technical Research Council (CONICET), Science Technology and Society Center, Maimonides University, and Professor of Sociology of Informatics, University of Buenos Aires.