Internet Governance: Constellations of Trust and Distrust (18.3.2015)

preview_image_trust_presPresentation given at the European Commission Expert Group ‘Risks of Eroding Trust – Foresight on the Medium-Term Implications for European Research and Innovation Policies (TRUSTFORESIGHT)’, European Commission, Brussels, March 2015.

In this presentation, I draw out my understanding of trust and distrust as co-occurring and productive forces. I then go on to apply these thoughts in the context of Internet Governance after Snowden. The corresponding (working) paper can be downloaded here.

Keywords: Trust, distrust, Internet governance, constitutionalization

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Date: July 27, 2015