Communications and Society Program

The overall goal of the Communications and Society Program is to promote integrated, thoughtful, values-based decision making in the fields of communications, media, and information policy. Follow us on Twitter @aspencs.

Charlie Firestone

Charlie Firestone
Executive Director

Charlie Firestone joined C&S as executive director in 1989. Since then, the program has focused on the implications of communications and information technologies for leadership; the impact of new technologies on democratic, economic and social institutions; and the development of new communications policy models and options for the public interest. Read more»

 


Upcoming C&S Events


 

Dialogue on Diplomacy and Technology
Topic: Countering the ISIS Message
When: August 2-4, 2015
Location: Aspen, CO
Invitation Only

The Aspen Institute Dialogue on Public Libraries
Topic: Leadership Roundtable on Library Innovation
When: August 9-12, 2015
Location: Aspen, CO
Invitation Only

The 30th Annual Aspen Institute Conference on Communications Policy
Topic: The Future of Broadband Competition
When: August 12-15, 2015
Location: Aspen, CO
Invitation Only