Tim Wu is AEJMC’s 2015 Conference Keynote Speaker
Tim Wu, Columbia Law School professor and director of the Poliak Center at Columbia Journalism School, will present the AEJMC 2015 Conference keynote address, “The Mass Internet at 20: Net Neutrality and the Story of the Internet as a Mass Medium,” on Thursday, Aug. 6, 6:45 p.m.
Wu’s best known work is the development of Net Neutrality theory, but he also writes about private power, free speech, copyright and antitrust. He is the author of The Master Switch, Network Neutrality, Broadband Discrimination, and other works, and in 2013 he was named one of America’s Most Influential Lawyers.
Wu worked at the Federal Trade Commission during the first term of the Obama administration, and has also worked as Chair of Media reform group Free Press and as a fellow at Google. He was a law clerk for Judge Richard Posner and Justice Stephen Breyer. He graduated from McGill University (B.Sc.), and Harvard Law School.
Learn more about Tim Wu at http://www.timwu.org/about.html
The keynote session will be followed by a reception open to all conference delegates.