The Quello Center actively participates in a number of networks and collaborations focused on communication, information and Internet policy and practice. These include collaborations across the College and University as well as national and global collaboration:
The Center is enhanced by ties with other centers and programs on the MSU campus, including:
The Institute for Public Policy and Social Research (IPPSR), for which Professor Dutton is an affiliated faculty member, aims to apply research to pressing public policy issues and build problem-solving relationships between the academic and policymaker communities. The Institute promotes and conducts research on issues of public policy; provides survey research services; produces public policy education and training programs; and initiates discussion of society’s most pressing needs among diverse audiences.
Institute for Public Utilities that provides interdisciplinary educational and research activities to inform regulation of public utilities, including the electricity, natural gas, telecommunications, and water industries.
At the Law School, the Center works with faculty of The Intellectual Property, Information & Communications Law Program (IPIC), which focuses on cutting-edge legal issues in this area.
Silicon Flatirons Center at the University of Colorado is a center for law, technology and entrepreneurship. Steve Wildman of the Quello Center is a Research Fellow at Silicon Flatirons and supports links between the centers.
The Global Network of Internet & Society Research Centers (NoC) is a global collaborative initiative among academic institutions with a focus on interdisciplinary research on the development, social impact, policy implications, and legal issues concerning the Internet: networkofcenters.net
The Internet & Jurisdiction Observatory, a project that seeks to facilitate ‘a global multi-stakeholder dialogue process to address the tension between the cross-border nature of the Internet and geographically defined national jurisdictions’: www.internetjurisdiction.net
Telecommunications Policy Research Conference (TPRC) is an annual conference on communication, information, and Internet policy that convenes international and interdisciplinary researchers and policymakers from academia, industry, government, and nonprofit organizations: tprcweb.com