Smart cities, it infrastructures evolution, digital urban divide and internet legal framework in developing countries

A.A. 2017/2018
Insegnamento per
Crediti massimi
Ore totali
Obiettivi formativi
1. Knowledge and understanding

The Course aims to give the students full knowledge of the main legal issues related to new technologies and their evolution in developing Countries and in the smart cities/metropolitan digital areas.

2. Applying knowledge and understanding

The Course aims to give the students useful technical knowledge to correctly interpret the political and social framework involving computer science or new technologies in Developing Countries and familiarity with reference to technical terms or innovative institutions.

3. Making judgements

The Course aims to give the students detection capability of the correct rule to apply to any technical issue, and refinement of independent evaluation and the ability to analyze the legal framework of various Countries with regard to technological and digital divide.

4. Communication skills

The Course aims to give the students the ability to present the knowledge gained with language properties and clarity.

5. Learning skills

The Course aims to give the students the ability to improve their learning skills dealing with innovation and ICT Law Issue.

Struttura insegnamento e programma

Edizione attiva
Lezioni: 42 ore
A) Surveillance and Security
- Air surveillance.
- Networking and security.
- Drones.
- Use of robotic systems in the public services.

B) Smart Cities
- Electronic voting.
- E-democracy.
- E-participation.
- Internet of Things and integration with smart cities issues.
- Sharing economy.

C ) Developing Countries
- Development of the legal IT framework in developing Countries.
- Open source and free software.
- Freedom of information and human rights.
Informazioni sul programma
Receiving students
Professor Ziccardi receives students on Thursday morning from 10.30 to 13.30 hours in his office.
Prerequisiti e modalità di esame
The exam is oral.
Metodi didattici
The teaching activities consist of 42 hours of lectures held by the professor.
Materiale didattico e bibliografia
The study material will be indicated in class.
Primo semestre
giovedì dalle 10,30 alle 11,30 scrivendo per mail a
Dipartimento "Cesare Beccaria"