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11 FEB -Discussion Salon (in English) - free 4 all (Paris)

A new edition of our discussion forum "Zorba" will take place on 11 February Protected content Paris. We are excited to learn more about:

Jurisdiction on the Internet: legal arms race or transnational multi-stakeholder cooperation?

Mr. Paul Fehlinger (Internet & Jurisdiction Project)
Date: Thursday, February 11, Protected content
Time: 20:00h
Location: Le Petit Trianon, 80 Boulevard Rochechouart, Protected content

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Paul Fehlinger is the Manager and Co-Founder of the Internet & Jurisdiction Project. He is actively engaged in global Internet fora, including as a speaker at venues such as the UN Internet Governance Forum, OECD, or Council of Europe. Paul was appointed to the Advisory Network of the Global Commission on Internet Governance and to the Working Group on Rule of Law of the Freedom Online Coalition. He is also a participant in the Council of Europe Committee of Experts on Cross-border Flow of Internet Traffic and Internet Freedom, and the World Economic Forum’s Future of the Internet Initiative.

He holds a Master in International Relations from Sciences Po Paris, where he specialized in Internet politics and new modes of global governance. He was a scholar of the German National Merit Foundation (Studienstiftung), a visiting researcher at the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies and holds a BA in European Studies from Maastricht University. Prior to launching the Internet & Jurisdiction Project, Paul wanted to become a journalist and worked for a political news broadcaster in Berlin and an international radio station in Paris.

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What is ZORBA? Protected content

Zorba is a discussion forum. In Protected content was started by a group of Spanish grad students and young professionals in Washington DC. Zorba meets once or twice a month, inviting guest speakers to talk about different topics. In the past years we have created new chapters in Madrid, Cairo, Tunis, London and Paris.

Most of the issues we talk about are related to international relations, economics, politics, and global issues like climate change, development, and even astrophysics or history (see link for past sessions). The goal is to learn and enjoy vibrant discussions. Zorba:

-is not politically affiliated
-follows chatham house rules
-seeks diversity of topics and members

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