Internet Researchers’ Conference 2017 (IRC 17) was held during 3rd – 5th March 2017

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The second edition of  Internet Researchers’ Conference 2017 (IRC 17), co-hosted by the Centre for Internet and Society (CIS) and International Institute of Information Technology Bangalore (IIIT-B) at IIIT-B concluded on March 5, 2017. The 3-day conference held during 3-5 March 2017, had 11 sessions, and witnessed about 60 researchers from all around the country participate actively. There were two open sessions; one on “Digital Pedagogy” and another on “Open Street Map” which saw active participation. The main discussions and paper presentations revolved around digital objects of research, and the digital/internet experiences in Indic languages.

The crowd sourced notes of the conference sessions can be accessed through the Etherpad at: .

Photos of the event can be viewed at the following:

#SelfiesFromTheField session held at IRC17

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on 3rd March at the Internet Researchers Conference.The underlying theme of the session was the challenges researchers face in studying IMIs, with the conflation of the online and the offline.The key provocations of the session addressed issues of data, politics, and the doing of IMI related research.

You can find the crowdsourced notes of this session through the Etherpad .

You can find more about the session .


V. Sridhar gives talk on ‘Spectrum Management’

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V. Sridhar took an invited session on “Spectrum Management: The Regulatory and Policy challenges”, at the Workshop on Telecom Policy and Regulation for the officials of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) at the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IIT Delhi) on 20th October 2016.

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