Ralf Bendrath on Sun, 5 Oct 2008 13:54:49 +0200 (CEST)

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[Nettime-nl] "Focus on Internet" seminar, Thursday 16:00, TU Delft TBM

Dear colleagues,

we invite you to the next session of the research siminar "Focus on
Internet", led by Milton Mueller, XS4ALL Chair at the Faculty of
Technology, Policy and Management at TU Delft. Please feel free to also
forward this invitation to anybody who might be interested.

Thursday, 9th October 2008
TU Delft, Faculty TBM, Jaffalaan 5, NL-2628BX Delft
room B.1.470

The theme for this week is

"The Governance of Internet Traffic Monitoring".

Ralf Bendrath will give an introduction into the issue, based on his
current research project on the regulation and usage of deep packet
inspection. Issues addressed in this context include behavioural
advertizing, network and bandwidth management, and content filtering,  
also the more general threat to the end-to-end principle and the overall
question: Which variables determine the governance and control of the

Others involved in similar areas are invited to also discuss their work
and bring their ideas, either on the substance and politics of the  
or on research methodologies and theoretical approaches.

The building is a 15 minutes walk from the main station in Delft,  
The Hague and Rotterdam.

After the seminar, there will be an opportunity to have dinner togeter  
the pittoresque town of Delft. If you are interested in this, please  
an email to <r.bendrath@tudelft.nl>

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* Contact: Menno Grootveld (rabotnik@xs4all.nl).