18th European Summer School on
Internet Governance (EuroSSIG)

Meissen, 13 – 20 July 2024

Self study – Online lecture: The history of the Internet


Programme as of 1 January 2024
(Please refer to last year’s programme for reference. The 2024 programme will be published in March.)

Saturday, 13 July 2024 – Arrival

Based on our experience with late arrivals, we offer all participants free early arrival. The free Sunday is to be used for preparation and self-study in preparation for the EuroSSIG. You can also arrive on Sunday by 19:00 at the latest, when the EuroSSIG officially opens.

Sunday, 14 July 2024 – Self study and Welcome day

20.00 – 21.00
Welcoming dinner

21.00 – 22.30
Opening and introduction

  • Wolfgang Kleinwächter, Professor Emeritus and Chair of EuroSSIG
  • Sandra Hoferichter, Chair of Medienstadt Leipzig e.V.

Monday, 15 July 2024 – Internet governance and geo-strategic policy

Tuesday, 16 July 2024 – Functioning and management of the critical Internet resources (CIR)

Wednesday, 17 July 2024 – Cyber security, crime and human rights – efforts of the United Nations

Thursday, 18 July 2024 – Cross boarder Data transfer, digital economy and regulation

Friday, 19 July 2024 – Future technologies and their impact on humanity

Saturday, 20 July 2024 – Departure

We hope you enjoyed the 18th EuroSSIG in Meissen and wish you a safe journey.