43rd Research Conference on Communications, Information and Internet Policy Capitol Hill event:and Graduate Student Consortium September 24, 2015
TPRC43 Conference: September 25-27, 2015, George Mason University School of Law, Arlington, VA
TPRC is an annual conference on information policy that convenes researchers and policymakers from academia, industry, government, and nonprofit organizations. TPRC strives to improve the quality of policy research and policymaking by inspiring top quality information, communications, and technology policy research, and by connecting researchers, policymakers, and policy practitioners. TPRC is the longest-running conference of its kind, and has a legacy of introducing cutting-edge research across multiple disciplines and international perspectives.
Call for Papers Announcement
TPRC is soliciting submissions for the 2015 conference. TPRC invites the submission of abstracts for paper sessions and posters; proposals for panels, tutorials, and demonstrations; applications to the Graduate Student Consortium; and complete papers for the student paper competition.
Contributions may be from any disciplinary perspective reporting current theoretical or empirical research relevant to communication, information, and Internet policy; the key selection criterion is research quality. Topic areas in previous conferences have included competition, antitrust, and other market issues; broadband deployment and adoption; spectrum and wireless application policy; media, old and new; intellectual property, technology, and Internet law; privacy, security, identity and trust; governance and institutions; innovation and entrepreneurship; and distributional outcomes and social goals.
The submission period opens on March 1, 2015 at http://www.tprc.org. Deadlines for completed submissions are as follows:
Abstracts for paper sessions and posters, and proposals for panels, tutorials and demonstrations: March 31, 2015
Applications to the Graduate Student Consortium: April 18, 2015
Student paper submissions: April 30.