•••  Internet Science "The views expressed in this presentation are those of the author and do not necessarily reflec...
the biggest artefact ever built by mankind…
tecnology / infrastructures sociology art policy / economy Life and Humanistic Sciences the biggest artefact ever built by...
•••  Internet is not just about technology... <ul><li>Economic  transformation </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Productivity gains in...
<ul><li>the  present  Internet: was it … </li></ul>•••  we wonder… <ul><li>the  future  Internet: what will it look like? ...
Future Internet & sustainability:  an ethical question? <ul><li>We are facing the convergence of multiple crises </li></ul...
•••  people/society Individuals/business distributed c entrally controlled Future Internet scenarios (See also the  Oxford...
Technological and Policy choices have  Social and Economic impacts   (OII Study, MIT workshop) Collective Awareness  Big B...
Platforms for  Collective Awareness and Action   http://ec.europa.eu/information_society/activities/collectiveawareness/in...
Approach   <ul><li>Sustainability </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Beyond GDP, Low Carbon economy </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Self-regulat...
Applications: <ul><li>Prompting behavioural changes </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Life Footprint, more efficiency </li></ul></ul><...
open standards proprietary systems privacy identity security environmental monitoring sensors/IoT customer control/profili...
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Strategic Relevance of the Internet Science Network of Excellence to Future Internet research, DAE and Horizon 2020 perspectives (F.Sestini, EC)

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The Network of Excellence in Internet Science aims to achieve a deeper multidisciplinary understanding of the Internet as a societal and technological artefact.
More information: http://internet-science.eu/
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  • Integrated and flexible exploitation of a pool of heterogeneous resources such as storage, bandwidth, energy, computation, mobility virtualisation
  • Integrated and flexible exploitation of a pool of heterogeneous resources such as storage, bandwidth, energy, computation, mobility virtualisation
  • Integrated and flexible exploitation of a pool of heterogeneous resources such as storage, bandwidth, energy, computation, mobility virtualisation
  • We all know that policy and regulatory aspects have social and economic impacts. But also technological choices do
  • Integrated and flexible exploitation of a pool of heterogeneous resources such as storage, bandwidth, energy, computation, mobility virtualisation
  • Strategic Relevance of the Internet Science Network of Excellence to Future Internet research, DAE and Horizon 2020 perspectives (F.Sestini, EC)

    1. 1. ••• Internet Science &quot;The views expressed in this presentation are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the European Commission&quot; Fabrizio.Sestini @ ec.europa.eu http://cordis.europa.eu/fp7/ict/fire/future-internet-and-society_en.html European Commission DG Information Society & Media Drawing made by primary class children for the Paradiso contest “the Internet of the future seen by the children of today”
    2. 2. the biggest artefact ever built by mankind…
    3. 3. tecnology / infrastructures sociology art policy / economy Life and Humanistic Sciences the biggest artefact ever built by mankind…
    4. 4. ••• Internet is not just about technology... <ul><li>Economic transformation </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Productivity gains in standard businesses </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>New businesses/SMEs, new advertisement paradigms, energy grids </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>New economic models (skype, google, apple, cloud, …) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Social expansion </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Ubiquitous access to information (copyrighted or free: wikipedias, googlemaps, ...) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Online social networking (Linkedin, Facebook, Twitter, ...) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Personal expression (Youtube, Flickr, …) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Psychological change </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Internet time (affecting workstyles and lifestyles) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Globalisation, multilinguality, Augmented Reality </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Online Trust </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Legal Impact </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Redefinition of Privacy and Identity </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Copyrights in the digital era </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cybercrime </li></ul></ul>
    5. 5. <ul><li>the present Internet: was it … </li></ul>••• we wonder… <ul><li>the future Internet: what will it look like? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>planned? </li></ul></ul>or just serendipitous?
    6. 6. Future Internet & sustainability: an ethical question? <ul><li>We are facing the convergence of multiple crises </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Financial, Environmental, Energy, Social </li></ul></ul><ul><li>How can Internet help the transition towards a more sustainable future? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Environmental-friendly way of living </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Product ranking, Life footprint, efficiency </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Sustainable economic development </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Empowering people, new market models, new IPR </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Participative global governance </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Based on cooperation, sharing, low-cost access </li></ul></ul></ul>
    7. 7. ••• people/society Individuals/business distributed c entrally controlled Future Internet scenarios (See also the Oxford Internet Institute Study on Technological, Social and Economic aspects of FI, http://cordis.europa.eu/fp7/ict/fire ) Big Brother : commercial services entertainment (e.g. IPTV) DRM-heavy apolitical Collective Awareness: (user-gen. knowledge) P2P, blogs social nets e-democracy
    8. 8. Technological and Policy choices have Social and Economic impacts (OII Study, MIT workshop) Collective Awareness Big Brother Internet infrastructure Current architecture ad hoc/mesh , user driven Vertically integrated specialized nets Technological developments Interoperability Distributed control Generalized wiki NGN or &quot;clean slate“ for streaming Walled gardens Security and Privacy Privacy / identity more than security Online Reputation Strong Security, proprietary Policy Light / no IPR protection Transparency Strong IPR protection Standards Open or Open source standards Multi-cultural supp ort Competing closed standards may prevail National customisation Network Neutrality Key , to enforce Just a burden
    9. 9. Platforms for Collective Awareness and Action http://ec.europa.eu/information_society/activities/collectiveawareness/index_en.htm <ul><li>platforms for social innovation, supporting informed and sustainability-aware decisions, based on an extended awareness of the environment and of the consequences of our actions </li></ul><ul><li>Harnessing concepts from: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>IoT -> collecting data from environment </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Facebook -> social interaction </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Wikipedia -> production of new knowledge </li></ul></ul>
    10. 10. Approach <ul><li>Sustainability </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Beyond GDP, Low Carbon economy </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Self-regulation </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Based on collective situational awareness </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Bottom-up </li></ul><ul><ul><li>And coordinated </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Non commercially-driven platforms </li></ul><ul><ul><li>That can produce new business models and (social) innovation </li></ul></ul>
    11. 11. Applications: <ul><li>Prompting behavioural changes </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Life Footprint, more efficiency </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Access to simulations/statistics </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Visual Analytics style </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Anticipating societal changes </li></ul><ul><li>Informing consumer decisions </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Product ranking/labelling/development </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Virtual communities for change </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Social Innovation </li></ul></ul>
    12. 12. open standards proprietary systems privacy identity security environmental monitoring sensors/IoT customer control/profiling trust/reputation P2P IPR community networks, ad-hoc centralised control, clouds People / society Individuals / business end-to-end principle NGN, autonomic networks multidisciplinary consequences of technological / application / policy choices network neutrality quality of service ambient intelligence deep packet inspection freedom of expression
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