The Centre for Law, Technology and Society is delighted to announce that CLTS Faculty member, Karen Eltis has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Société québécoise d’information juridique (SOQUIJ).
Category: NR3 – Research Administrative Assistant Duration: Full-time (35h per week) Start date: Flexible, as soon as possible Annual base salary range: $47,150–$60,597 (based on experience) Unit: University of Ottawa Centre for Law Technology and Society Reports to: Prof Florian Martin-Bariteau, Director, Centre for Law, Technology and Society
The Centre for Law, Technology and Society is delighted to announce that Faculty member Dr. Céline Castets-Renard just published, alongside co-editors Valère Ndior et Lukas Rass-Masson, Enjeux internationaux des activités numériques with Larcier.
The Centre for Law, Technology and Society is delighted to announce that on November 20th, 2020, Haewon Chung successfully defended her PhD in Law thesis titled “Patent Conflicts in User-Driven Biotechnology: Examining Knowledge Management Strategies for Patentable Research Resources to Stimulate DIY Bio and Other Social Production in Biotechnology”, and written under the supervision of CLTS Faculty member Dr. Teresa Scassa.
The Centre for Law, Technology and Society is delighted to announce the publication with the University of Ottawa Press of Citizenship in a Connected Canada: A Research and Policy Agenda edited by CLTS Faculty members Dr. Elizabeth Dubois and Dr. Florian Martin-Bariteau. This interdisciplinary edited collection brings together scholars, activists, and policy makers to build consensus around what a connected society means for Canada. The collection offers insights on the state of citizenship in a digital context in Canada and proposes a research and policy agenda for a way forward.
The Centre for Law, Technology and Society is delighted to announce that Faculty member Dr. Céline Castets-Renard just published Droit du marché unique numérique et intelligence artificielle with Bruylant, a unique textbook on European Union’s single market and challenges relating to artificial intelligence.
The Centre for Law, Technology and Society is delighted to announce that Abdelhamid Benhmade, PhD candidate and Open AIR researcher, is one of the winners of Global Affairs Canada’s 2020 International Policy Ideas Competition for his project “Africa, a source of growth for Canadian businesses".
The Centre for Law, Technology and Society is delighted to announce that Faculty member Marina Pavlović has been appointed by the Council of Canadian Academies to an Expert Panel on High-Throughput Networks for Rural and Remote Communities that will examine the legal, ethical, social, and policy issues associated with deploying and adopting reliable high-speed Internet in rural and remote communities.
The Samuelson-Glushko Canadian Internet Policy and Public Interest Clinic (CIPPIC) at the University of Ottawa Centre for Law, Technology and Society just released Facial Recognition at a Crossroads: Transformation at our Borders & Beyond, a new report on the use of facial recognition technologies at borders.
The AI + Society Initiative at the University of Ottawa is proud to announce the launch of the Global Pandemic App Watch, a site tracking uptake of COVID-19 contact-tracing and exposure-notification apps around the world.