Policy Analysis: ICT
Published:

UCL wins contract to help internationalise the internet

UCL Arts & Humanities and UCL Consultants Ltd. have won a competitive bid to provide expertise to enable internet users to create full web addresses using non-Latin script names. ICANN – the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, which coordinates the Internet’s addressing system – has initiated the change which will open up an entirely new way of using the Internet.

An historic move to further internationalize the Internet, the project involves the...



Related subjects: Google, ICANN, Internet, domain addresses

The 2015 Science|Business Annual Summit
The Science|Business Annual Summit brings together leaders from research, industry and policy to debate current and future trends needed to unleash Europe’s technological potential.
Barcelona - 20 November 2015
The future of manufacturing: Industry 4.0 (Date to be confirmed)
A Science|Business public conference
Brussels - 01 October 2015
The Bioeconomy Challenge: Producing more from less
A Science|Business high-level roundtable
Brussels - 29 September 2015
Views of 2030: Transport, manufacturing, education and health
In October 2014, members of the Science|Business Network of universities and companies met in Berlin to compare notes about the future of four key sectors in Europe. This is what they see coming.