Jonathan Zittrain, Harvard Law School

The Future of the Internet - and How to Stop It

Wed, 03/26/2008
4:30 PM, Room 008, Friend Center
Event Category: 
Public Speaker

Jonathan Zittrain is a professor at Harvard Law School and a founder of HLS’s Berkman Center for Internet and Society. In his talk, Jonathan will discuss themes from his new book, "The Future of the Internet — and How to Stop It." In the book, Jon warns of the new legal and regulatory challenges to the future growth of the net. This event is co-sponsored by the Center for Information Technology at Princeton and by LAPA.

Jonathan Zittrain is the Jack N. and Lillian R. Berkman Visiting Professor for Entrepreneurial Legal Studies at Harvard Law School and the Chair in Internet Governance and Regulation at Oxford University. Professor Zittrain is a co-founder of HLS's Berkman Center for Internet & Society and served as its first executive director from 1997-2000. Zittrain's research includes digital property, privacy, and speech, and the role played by private "middlepeople" in Internet architecture. For more on Jonathan Zittrain, check out his blog.