Items tagged "IP3"
Media Alert: Public Knowledge Announces 2020 IP3 Award HonoreesAugust 5, 2020 IP3 , IP3 Awards , Public Knowledge
Today, we are pleased to announce the winners of our 17th annual IP3 Awards. Public Knowledge hosts the IP3 Awards ceremony each year to honor those who have made significant contributions to technology and tech policy in the categories of Intellectual Property, Information Policy, and Internet Protocol. This year’s ceremony will be hosted online Thursday, September 24, at 6:30 p.m. ET.Read More
It’s Time to Submit Your Nominations for the 14th Annual IP3 Awards!May 31, 2017 Information Policy , Intellectual Property , Internet Protocol , IP3 , IP3 Awards
Public Knowledge’s IP3 awards are a special occasion to honor those who have made significant contributions in the three areas of “IP”—intellectual property, information policy, and internet protocol. This year will be the fourteenth year Public Knowledge has held the awards, and now it’s time for you to submit nominations.Read More
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Public Knowledge Presents Seventh IP3 Awards to Samuelson, Crawford, Geist and PaleyAugust 3, 2010 IP3 , Press Release
Public Knowledge President Gigi B. Sohn announced that four winners have been chosen for the 2010 IP3 awards. In addition, a special President’s Award will also be presented. The name of that winner has not yet been disclosed.
This year, the awards will be given Pamela Samuelson, Susan Crawford, Michael Geist and Nina Paley. Awards are given to individuals who over the past year (or over the course of their careers) who have advanced the public interest in one of the three areas of “IP” –Intellectual Property, Information Policy and Internet Protocol. The awards will be presented at a ceremony Oct. 13 in Washington, D.C.
Public Knowledge today put out the call for public nominations for its ninth annual IP3 awards, which honor achievement in Intellectual Property, Internet Protocol and Information Policy.
The awards will be presented Sept. 12 in Washington. Deadline for entry is May 16. Entries can be mailed to: firstname.lastname@example.org
This year’s judges will be:Read More
Public Knowledge Accepting Nominations for IP3 AwardsApril 30, 2010 IP3 , Press Release
Public Knowledge today put out the call for public nominations for its seventh annual IP3 awards, which honor achievement in Intellectual Property, Internet Protocol and Information Policy.
Winners in 2009 were Karen Jackson, Deputy Secretary of Technology, Commonwealth of Virginia; Sascha Meinrath, Founder, Open Technology Initiative and Siva Vaidhyanathan, Professor of Media Studies, University of Virginia. Sarah Deutsch, Vice President and Associate General Counsel, Verizon, won the special President’s Award. Last year’s awards ceremony was attended by Sen. Mark Warner FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski and NTIA Dir. Lawrence Strickling.
Public Knowledge Presents Sixth IP3 Awards to Deutsch, Jackson, Vaidhyanathan, MeinrathOctober 20, 2009 IP3 , Press Release
Public Knowledge has presented the sixth annual IP3 awards at a ceremony in Washington October 15.
Sarah Deutsch, Vice President and Associate General Counsel for Verizon, won the previously unannounced President’s award. She received the award for extraordinary dedication to protecting the free flow of information over the Internet. Among her many accomplishments, Sarah was a major force in the negotiations around the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, where she helped to ensure that Internet Service Providers obtained safe harbors that shielded them from strict liability for hosting or transmitting infringing material over their networks. She continues to be the most prominent advocate for balanced copyright laws among telecommunications companies.Read More
Public Knowledge Presents Sixth IP3 Awards to Vaidhyanathan, Jackson, MeinrathAugust 4, 2009 IP3 , Press Release
Public Knowledge President Gigi B. Sohn announced that three winners have been chosen for the 2009 IP3 Awards. In addition, a special President’s Award will also be presented. The name of that winner has not yet been disclosed.
This year, the awards will be given to Siva Vaidhyanathan, Karen Jackson and Sascha Meinrath. Awards are given to individuals who over the past year (or over the course of their careers) who have advanced the public interest in one of the three areas of “IP” –Intellectual Property, Information Policy and Internet Protocol. The awards will be presented at a ceremony Oct. 15 in Washington, D.C.
Vaidhyanathan was recognized for his work in intellectual property. Now a professor of media studies at the University of Virginia, Vaidhyanathan for a decade has been one of the leading academic advocates for a more balanced copyright policy.Read More
Public Knowledge Congratulates Boucher on Telecom Subcommittee ChairmanshipJanuary 8, 2009 Fair Use , IP3 , Network Neutrality , Press Release
Background: Rep. Rick Boucher (D-VA), will take over the House Telecommunications and Internet Subcommittee from long-time chairman Rep. Ed Markey (D-MA), who will chair the Energy and Environment Subcommittee.
The following statement is attributed to Gigi B. Sohn, president and co-founder of Public Knowledge:
“We are delighted with the selection of Rep. Boucher as the chairman of the Telecom Subcommittee. Mr. Boucher is a champion of the Internet, one of the co-founders of the Congressional Internet Caucus and dedicated to bringing technological innovation to our economy. He has also been a leader on intellectual-property issues and a dedicated defender of consumer rights in the digital age. He was one of the winners of Public Knowledge’s IP (3) awards in 2004, the first year the awards were given. We look forward to working with him on the wide variety of challenges in the broadband era.
“At the same time, we thank Rep.Read More
Public Knowledge Presents First IP3 Awards To Boucher, Danger Mouse, KahleJanuary 8, 2009 IP3 , Press Release
Public Knowledge President Gigi B. Sohn announced today that Rep. Rick Boucher (D-Va.), entertainer Danger Mouse and computing pioneer Brewster Kahle are the first recipients of the organization’s IP3 award. Awards are given to individuals who over the past year (or over the course of their careers) who have advanced the public interest in one of the three areas of “IP” – Intellectual Property, Information Policy and the Internet Protocol. The awards will be presented Oct. 14 in Washington, D.C.
Boucher was chosen because of his outstanding record as an advocate on Capitol Hill for balance in our copyright law in an era where large corporate copyright interests increasingly call for expanded rights. He has led the fight to preserve fair use rights and has been an exemplary champion for consumers and their rights to use digital media. His sponsorship of the Digital Media Consumers’ Rights Act is only the latest of his efforts.Read More