August 6, 2024

Common(s) Cause: towards a shared advocacy strategy for the Knowledge Commons

Creative Commons, Open Knowledge Foundation, Open Future, and Wikimedia Europe are hosting a day-long side event to Wikimania 2024.
February 23, 2024

Does Europe need a new approach to Internet standards?

The report, which we will publish closer to the debate date, focuses on unpacking the European Union’s policy approach to Internet standardization.
December 7, 2023

Creativity, Ownership and Public Value in the Age of AI.

We participated in the Shaping Europe’s digital model conference organized by the Socialists and Democrats Group in the European Parliament. Paul led a panel on Creativity, Ownership, and Public Value in the Age of AI.
December 7, 2023

Data Governance in the Age of Generative AI

Open Future partnered with the Elliott School of International Affairs at George Washington University, which organized the event.
October 3, 2023

Creative Commons Global Summit 2023

The Creative Commons Global Summit in Mexico City is taking place this week between 3 and 6 of October. The event, whose theme is AI & the Commons, is attended by both Alek and Paul. 
June 27, 2023

Public Spaces Conference 2023

The Public Spaces Conference 2023 is organized jointly by us, PublicSpaces, and Waag Futurelab. It will take place on 27 and 28 of June in Amsterdam, Netherlands.
June 20, 2023

Protocols, standards and ecosystems

Together with the critical infrastructure lab, we brought together 25 European experts working on interoperability, standards governance and identity protocols.
May 8, 2023

Tension lines in the digital commons: workshop

We hosted a workshop with a small group of the movement’s leaders. It was co-organized by our partners at the Open Knowledge Foundation and Wikimedia Europe. Participants represented a broad range of views that allowed us to identify the strategic tensions within the movement relating to, a.o., its politics, socio-economic constraints, digital rights, and equity.
April 13, 2023

Critical Infrastructure Lab launch: What should the next European Commission do?

At the Critical Infrastructure Lab launch event in Amsterdam, we hosted a workshop on “Imagining the future: what should the next European Commission do”.
March 23, 2023

Mozfest 2023: AI systems as a challenge to concentrations of power

On 23 March, we organised a roundtable titled “Open AI systems: will they challenge the concentrations of power?”, during the Mozilla Festival 2023.
November 30, 2022

Open Future Salon #2. Launch of Paradox of Open: Responses

On 30 November at 17:00 CET (16:00 UTC), online, we hosted an Open Future Salon to launch "Paradox of Open: Responses." 
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