8:30 am - 3:00 pm
January 8, 2016
Holeman Lounge
National Press Club
555 13th St. NW
Washington, DC

Robert E. Kahn will be the keynote luncheon speaker for the event. Kahn is the co-creator of TCP/IP, the fundamental communication protocols at the heart of the internet. He is currently CEO and President of the Corporation for National Research Initiatives.

Presenters for the event are:

Timothy BrennanUniversity of Maryland, Baltimore County

Paper: The Post-Internet Order Ecosystem: Lessons from the Pre- Internet Order Experience

Keith HyltonBoston University School of Law

Paper: Law, Social Welfare, and Net Neutrality

Michael KatzUniversity of California, Berkeley

Paper: TBA

John MayoGeorgetown University

Paper: The Evolution of “Competition”: Lessons for 21st Century Telecommunications Policy

Roger NollStanford University

Paper: Incentives to Invest in the Debate over Net Neutrality Rules

Christopher YooUniversity of Pennsylvania Law School

Paper: Avoiding the Pitfalls of Net Uniformity:  Towards a Better Implementation of Nondiscrimination and Interconnection

Discussants for the conference are:

Michelle ConnollyDuke University

Shane GreensteinHarvard Business School

David SappingtonUniversity of Florida

Lawrence WhiteNew York University

Registration and a continental breakfast will begin at 8:30am, with the program starting at 9:00am. Questions be should directed to Ashley Benjamin at Members of the press should contact Amy Smorodin at