Dec 2 2014 12:30pm to Dec 2 2014 12:30pm

Berkman Luncheon Series

The Eureka Myth: Creators, Innovators and Everyday Intellectual Property

Jessica Silbey, Suffolk University Law School

We think we know how IP works -- we talk about the "incentive" of intellectual property all the time. But what do actual artists, scientists, engineers and entrepreneurs say IP does for them? Professor Jessica Silbey's book, The Eureka Myth, reports from the creative and innovative fields answering just this question. This event will be webcast live at 12:30PM ET.

Nov 25 2014 12:30pm to Nov 25 2014 12:30pm

Berkman Luncheon Series

Unpacking open data: power, politics and the influence of infrastructures

with Berkman Affiliate, Tim Davies

Open data has gone global, but is it creating the civic change that many anticipated? Open data in practice is about more that datasets, licenses & apps. In unpacking what open data really involves there are opportunities to re-imagine it's civic potential.