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Keynote 25th Anniversary TILT in January by Geoffrey A. Manne

The Tilburg Institute for Law, Technology, and Society (TILT) conducts teaching and research into the regulation of technologies and technology-related societal innovation. TILT is a prominent player on the national as well as the international level when it comes to research and education in this particular area. TILT is celebrating its 25th anniversary with a year full of keynotes, workshops and events. Every month will be devoted to a different theme, such as cybercrime, e-health, privacy and climate change. workshops and events.

Click here if you would like to find out about the theme of each month and the programming committee.

Keynote of the month

Each Month, an Internationally Renowned Professor Stays with Us and Gives a Keynote. The keynote of the month in January will be Geoffrey A. Manne. Please find the bio below:

Geoffrey A. Manne is an expert in the economic analysis of law, focusing particularly on antitrust and the regulation of technology more broadly. After teaching law & economics (and other courses) at Lewis & Clark Law School for several years, he decamped to work in Microsoft’s legal & corporate affairs department. In 2009 he founded the International Center for Law and Economics (ICLE), a nonprofit, nonpartisan research center based in Portland, Oregon. He is also a distinguished fellow at Northwestern Law School’s Searle Center on Law, Regulation, & Economic Growth and a member of the FCC’s Broadband Deployment Advisory Committee. You can find the abstract here.

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15.45-16.00 - Coffee/tea
16.00-16.05 - Opening/Introduction
16.05-17.00 - Keynote
17.00-17.30 - Q&A

17.30-18.30 - Drinks (Grand Café Esplanade)

Location: DZ 2

Drinks will be in Grand Café Esplanade.

This lecture is intended for the academic community at Tilburg University and free of charge, but please register via Ghislaine van den Maagdenberg:

When: 24 January 2019 16:00

End date: 24 January 2019 18:30