Katrin Nyman-Metcalf is Professor and Head of the Chair of Law and Technology at Tallinn Law School, Tallinn University of Technology and Head of Research at the e-Governance Academy. Her PhD (1999, Uppsala University, Sweden) is on the law of outer space and her main areas of interest include communications law in a broad sense. Apart from her academic work, Professor Nyman-Metcalf works as an international consultant with communications related projects. She has worked in more than 40 countries. She regularly performs legal analysis for various international organisations such as the OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media. Katrin Nyman-Metcalf is the head of the Council of Estonian Human Rights Centre.