Jonathan Zittrain

Professor of Law, Harvard Law School; Professor of Computer Science, Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Jonathan Zittrain is the George Bemis Professor of International Law at Harvard Law and Harvard Kennedy School of Government, a computer science professor at Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, vice dean for library and information resources for Harvard Law School Library, and co-founder and faculty director of the Berkman Center for Internet and Society. He performed the first large-scale tests of Internet filtering in China and Saudi Arabia and co-edited studies of Internet filtering by national governments. Author of The Future of the Internet -- And How to Stop It, Zittrain was a distinguished scholar in residence at the FCC, where he previously chaired its Open Internet Advisory Committee.

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The internet is 50 years old now. It's made up of billions of nodes of which 99% were not imagined when the... See more
Leading thinkers from business, government, civil society, and academia explore and debate ethics in the age of the... See more
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Peering into the future, what will the world look like if we apply the principles of cloud computing to human computing... See more
The US has struggled for centuries to determine the appropriate trade offs between security, privacy, transparency and... See more