Artifact Details

Title

The information highway: security, commerce and democracy

Catalog Number

102624728

Type

Moving Image

Date

1994-02

Credits

Simons, Barbara; Breeden, Laura; Farber, David; Leibhold, Michael; Lucky, Robert W.; Weingarten, Fred W.

Publisher

University Video Communications

Identifying Numbers

Other number GB 08

Duration

01:12:46

Format

Betacam SP

Copyright Holder

Computer History Museum

Description

From University Video Communicationns' catalog:

"An American Association for the Advancement of Science and Association of Computing Machinery blue ribbon panel puts forth the basics of the Information Superhighway discussing definitions, foundations and basic policy issues. Six panelists explore the most urgent issues concerning the National Information Infrastructure (NII), Internet, Global Internet, and what they have in common. After a brief presentation by each panelist, they discuss and debate the issues. In the following question and answer period the audience adds insight to the discussion. Topics include: cost/funding; information rights (privacy, freedom of speech, access to public information, etc.); and public applications such as education, research, libraries, public health and government agencies/services."

Category

Lecture

Subject

Farber, David; security; Breeden, Laura; communications; clipper chip; AAAS; Lucky, Robert; Weingarten, Fred; Liebhold, Michael; Rotenberg, Marc; ACM; Simons, Barbara

Series Title

Distinguished Lecture Series: American Association for the Advancement of Science

Credit

Gift of University Video Communications

Lot Number

X6636.2013