Bright Internet China Symposium (BICS) 2019 was held successfully during 9-10 July at Xi’an, China. In particular, the BICS 2019 will be long remembered for the remarkable initiative toward the Bright Internet. This Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that defines the objectives and activities of Bright Internet Project Consortium (BIPC) is signed by Seven Founding Member Institutions. They are appointed as the Director of Board of BIPC, and Jae Kyu Lee is elected as the Chairman of BIPC. We expect the BIPC to play a pivotal role in establishing the Bright Internet! Please refer the BIPC page for details.
IFIP WG 8.6 2019 Annual Conference would focus on the progress made in this effort and to understand how the knowledge accumulated thus far translates into societal benefit. The conference would aim at discussions on adoption or modification of technologies, policies, and organizations from which new business models that create a bright safe internet can evolve. In this conference, Prof. Jae Kyu Lee gave a keynote speech entitled “Bright Internet: Market Driven Approach.” Please find the conference proceedings here. IFIP Working Group 8.6 is an international group concerned with the diffusion, adoption and implementation of information (and communication) technologies. The Group was established by IFIP (International Federation for Information Processing) in 1994. We conduct conferences and workshops, maintain a listserver and publish books. Read more about us here.
Dr. Ramayya Krishnan, Dean of Heinz College at Carnegie Mellon University, received the Bright Internet Award in BIGS 2018. Bright Internet Award (Jae Kyu Lee Award) honors the scholars who made excellent scholarly achievements and contributions in the field of Management Information Systems, especially in the area of Bright Internet research and development. Please visit the Bright Internet Award Page for previous winners.
Bright Internet Global Summit (BIGS) 2018 was held successfully during December 12-13, 2018 at San Francisco, California, USA. All participants have discussed and exchanged ideas and research outcomes toward the Bright Internet. Please find the BIGS 2018 program at http://brightinternet.org/bigs2018/program/. The next BIGS will be held in this upcoming December 18 at Munich, Germany along with International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS) 2019.
Bright Internet China Symposium (BICS) 2018 was held successfully during 2-3 July at Tsinghua University, Beijing. More than 60 people participated in BICS 2018 from various countries, such as China, South Korea, USA, Bangladesh, etc. Participants have discussed and exchanged ideas and research outcomes toward the Bright Internet. Here is the proud participants of BICS 2018. Congratulations to the successful BICS 2018!
The Bright Internet China Symposium (BICS) in cooperation with the Bright Internet Global Summit (BIGS) is organized to develop and exchange the research issues and action items toward the next generation safe Internet with the global perspective, but particularly in the context of China. To this end, BICS was held first in 2017 at Xi’an Jiaotong University (see BICS 2017), and BICS 2018 at Tsinghua University is the second symposium to be held in China. This symposium will be an excellent forum of exchanging ideas and research outcomes from the leading research group, industry professionals, and policy makers. See Here for program details.