From OECD:

This document contains a summary of the proceedings of an NSF / OECD workshop entitled “Social and Economic Factors Shaping the Future of the Internet”, held at the United States National Science Foundation in Washington D.C., on 31 January 2007. The workshop was co-organised by the US National Science Foundation (NSF) and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), and was sponsored by the NSF. The event attracted some 35 speakers and 100 participants. This report was prepared by Ms. Karine Perset, with the participation of Dr. Sam Paltridge, both of the OECD’s Directorate for Science, Technology and Industry………

The workshop’s goal was to discuss strategic directions for the future of the Internet, from both a technological and a policy viewpoint. To this end, a group of experts , including economists, policy makers, social scientists and technologists, were brought together to consider a broad range of issues and questions relating to the future of the Internet. ExamplesAcknowlegements.