Jonathan Zittrain and L. Gordon Crovitz Debate the Future of Internet Governance
The recent move by the United States to relinquish its role in the assignment of Internet names and numbers has generated a wide range of predictions for the future of Internet governance. Join Professor Jonathan Zittrain and Wall Street Journal Columnist Gordon Crovitz in a Google Hangout starting at 2:30pm as they debate the impact of ICANN's independence on the Internet and its role in society as an open platform.
Watch the archived video here.
Some Background Reading
Jonathan Zittrain in the New Republic: No, Barack Obama Isn't Handing Control of the Internet Over to China
L. Gordon Crovitz in the Wall Street Journal: America's Internet Surrender