Wednesday, July 13, 2011
Humboldt University and Google set up a research institute
According to the plans of the oldest university of Berlin, a new research institute will study the history of the Internet and its impact on society, science, politics and economics.
Research Institute will be housed in the building, Faculty of Law. Its official opening is planned for late October. At the same time founding partners are planning to hold an international symposium in Berlin dedicated to the opening of the new institute. Special attention will be given to innovation, policy, and Internet media, philosophy of law and constitutional law.
As reported at the Humboldt University, the founding partners are the University of Arts Berlin (die Universitat der Kunste Berlin), Berlin Science Center for Social Research (das Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin fur Sozialforschung) and the Institute of Hamburg (Hamburger Hans-Bredow-Institut).
Berlin Humboldt University is the oldest of four universities in Berlin. It was founded in 1809. In the 19th century the university was one of Europe's largest research centers. In 2008, the university has 34,000 students.
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