Andrew McHugh

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    Research Interests:

    • Semantic Web
    • Information and Knowledge Management
    • Information Science & Retrieval

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Society for Computers and Law Journal Smart Cities Special Issue Now Available

A special issue of the Society for Computers and Law Journal is now available, focusing on many aspects associated with the emergence and growth of Smart Cities. Nine articles comprise the issue, directly inspired by the CREATe-sponsored event Understanding Smart Cities: Opportunities and Regulatory Challenges, which took place at the University of Strathclyde on the 31st of March and 1st of April. This conference, chaired by Prof Lilian Edwards, focused on how contemporary urban life is increasingly marked and shaped by technology, and critically assessed what this means for existing societal norms and regulatory structures. In his editorial, Laurence Eastham expressed his hope “that this issue will help to give technology lawyers a wider understanding of one of the most important developments of the … Continue reading

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Valuing the Public Domain – Resource Page Now Available

CREATe’s Valuing the Public Domain resource page, which consolidates reports, research summaries, links and multimedia materials is now available. CREATe has undertaken a variety of activities exploring the value of the public domain in recent months. At the heart of this was a major research project to build understanding about how the public domain adds value to society.  As a two-year knowledge exchange project it was jointly funded by the UK Intellectual Property Office (IPO), the ESRC (Grant ES/K008137/1) and CREATe.  

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Smart Cities Resource Page Now Available

A resource page documenting the recent Designing Smart Cities: Opportunities and Regulatory Challenges conference which was supported by CREATe is now available. On the page you can find audio files and presentations (where available) for each of the conference sessions, as well as other media, including the Society for Computers and Law article series which will appear in the June/July issue of Computers and Law. The conference took place on 31st of March and 1st of April this year at the University of Strathclyde.

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