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WEBCAST JUN 20 – Cross-Border Digital Impact: Analyzing the Effects of Canada’s Online News Act on Internet Fragmentation

On Thursday June 20 2024, at 18:00 UTC, the Internet Society presents a webinar ‘Cross-Border Digital Impact: Analyzing the Effects of Canada’s Online News Act on Internet Fragmentation‘. This session will explore the potential for internet fragmentation triggered by Canada’s Online News Act*—impacting not only how individuals and businesses interact online but also how similar […]

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WEBCAST JUN 20 – ISOC Online Safety SIG – Social Media Safety and Privacy Settings

On Thursday June 20 2024, at 15:00 UTC, the Internet Society Online Safety Special Interest Group (ISOC Online Safety SIG) presents a webinar ‘Social Media Safety and Privacy Settings‘. PRESENTER Godsway Kubi, Facilitator, ISOC Online Safety SIG MODERATOR Ida Padikuor Na-Tei, ISOC Ghana LIVESTREAM https://livestream.com/internetsociety/os-sig-socialmedia PARTICIPATE VIA ZOOM https://bit.ly/3xqhlvM REAL TIME TEXT https://bit.ly/45Cn4vk TWITTER #OnlineSafetySIG […]

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Message from AfPIF Secretariat about AfPIF 2024 in Kinshasa

Dear AfPIF community, Following the recent security incident on 19 May 2024, we have consulted with trusted sources and partners and conducted an internal assessment of the situation in Kinshasa. We have received assurances from our host and local authorities on the stability, safety, and security in Kinshasa for our event. Our planning for the […]

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What Makes The Internet? People Coming Together

The Internet Society was created to bring together a global community to advance the Internet. Internet Society Managing Director and Incoming CEO, Sally Wentworth, speaks about the community that has grown over the last 30 years and how we will continue to work together to support the Internet of the future. The post What Makes […]

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TRANSMISIÓN WEB 19 DE JUNIO – Seminario Protección de Niños en Línea

El miércoles 19 de junio de 2024 a las 18:00 UTC Internet Society presenta el Seminario Protección de Niños en Línea. Este evento gratuito se centrará en el lanzamiento de nuestra nueva Guía de cifrado para padres, un recurso esencial para implementar estrategias de protección mediante cifrado. LIVESTREAM https://livestream.com/internetsociety/proteccion-de-ninos-en-linea PARTICIPAR VIA ZOOM https://bit.ly/4b7dbqn TWITTER #seguridadenlinea […]

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WEBCAST JUN 19 – PNIF Kickoff Webinar – Avoiding Internet fragmentation. Still a matter of concern in 2024?

On Wednesday June,19 2024, at 14:00-15:30 UTC, the Internet Governance Forum Policy Network on Internet Fragmentation (PNIF) kicks off its 2024 activities with a webinar ‘‘Avoiding Internet fragmentation. Still a matter of concern in 2024?‘ When the PNIF launched in 2022, it was strongly inspired by the UN Secretary General’s call to address ‘avoiding fragmentation […]

ISOC-CAT s’adhereix al comunicat conjunt sobre la perillosa proposta del Consell EU SCAM

Un cop més ISOC-CAT ha signat aquest nou comunicat per tal d’evitar que s’imposi per regulació l’escaneig al client. Podeu signar individualment aquí: https://www.globalencryption.org/2024/05/joint-statement-on-the-dangers-of-the-may-2024-council-of-the-eu-compromise-proposal-on-eu-csam/   Extret del document publicat per la Global Encryption Coalition: EU’s CSA Regulation: what is the current state of play? Last updated 11 June 2024 Context: The Presidency of the Council […]

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ISOC Slovenija in NLnet.nl

ISOC Slovenija podpira organizacije in ljudi, ki prispevajo k odprtemu internetu za vse. Vsako leto sodelujemo pri ocenjevanju projektov, ki pomagajo izboljšati internet z odprto strojno opremo, odprto programsko opremo, odprtimi standardi, odprto znanostjo in odprtimi podatki. Po naših prispevkih v zgodnji fazi interneta z ukrepi, ki so omogočili večjezični splet v 1990-ih, podpiramo ustanovitev […]

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ISOC Slovenija prisotna na konferenci o Umetni inteligenci

Član Internetnega društva ISOC Slovenija – Sašo Nožič Serini se je udeležil konference UMETNA INTELIGENCA IN PRAVICA DO ŽIVLJENJA, ki je potekala od 13. do 14. junija 2024, na Pravni fakulteti, Univerza v Ljubljani. Na Konferenci je predstavil svoj poster z naslovom “Digital Agriculture: A new challenge for human rights”. Gre za edinstven globalni dogodek […]

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DIGEIG celebra diálogo con la sociedad civil e identifica oportunidades de colaboración

17 de junio de 2024. DIGEIG celebra diálogo con la sociedad civil e identifica oportunidades de colaboración. Internet Society capítulo República Dominicana estuvo presente para colaborar en eventos que promuevan la innovación social, la colaboración y el desarrollo de habilidades. La doctora Milagros Ortíz Bosch, Directora General de Ética Gubernamental, dio apertura al encuentro con […]

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WEBCAST 17 JUN – DCAD Session at EuroDig — The European Accessibility Act: a Model for a More Accessible Digital Europe

On Monday 17 June 2024 at 10:00 – 11:00 EEST (07:00-08:00 UTC) the IGF Dynamic Coalition on Accessibility and Disability (DCAD) hosts a Eurodig 2024 session ‘ The European Accessibility Act: a Model for a More Accessible Digital Europe‘. The European Accessibility Act took effect in April 2019. The Act’s goals are to improve the […]

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WEBCAST 15 JUN – Nepal National Summit on Artificial Intelligence ‘Harnessing the potential of AI:How it impacts Media, Public Service and Governance’

On Saturday 15 June, 2024 at 10:00-17:00 NPT (04:15-11:15 UTC) Digital Media Foundation, along with Open Internet Nepal and the Internet Society Nepal Chapter will host the Nepal National Summit on Artificial Intelligence 2024 at Hotel Himalaya in Kupondole, Lalitpur, with the theme ‘Harnessing the potential of AI: How it impacts Media, Public Service and […]

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WEBCAST JUN 13 – ICANN 80 At-Large ISOC Chapter Roundtable

On Thursday, June 13 2024 at 09:00-10:15 CAT (07:00-08:15 UTC) the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) will convene an ‘At-Large ISOC Chapter Roundtable‘ at ICANN80 in Kigali, Rwanda. This is the inaugural roundtable meeting of the ISOC Chapter ALS and individual members within At-Large. The aim of the session is to identify […]

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WEBCAST JUN 4 – A11yNYC – Mobile Accessibility Tools: Camera Switches and More – Shafik Quoraishee

On Tuesday July 16, 2024 at 7:30pm-8:30pm EDT (23:30-00:30 UTC) the Accessibility NYC Meetup (A11yNYC) hosts a meetup ‘Mobile Accessibility Tools: Camera Switches and More‘. The presentation will focus on specific interesting and potentially very useful accessibility options on the Android and iOS platforms. These include Facial Gesture Recognition, Accessibility Scanner, and more. New York […]

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კვლევის პრეზენტაცია “არასრულწლოვანთა საკანონმდებლო ჩარჩოს ზეგავლენის ანალიზი” გაიმართა

ინტერნეტსაზოგადოება საქართველოს მიერ ორგანიზებული კვლევის პრეზენტაციას სასტუმრო „ბილტმორმა“ 2024 წლის 9 ივნისს უმასპინძლა. კვლევა ინტერნეტ მომსახურების სფეროში მოქმედი იმ ნორმების ანალიზს შეეხო, რომლებიც ბავშვის უფლებათა კოდექსის 2020 წელს ამოქმედების შემდგომ, ამ კოდექსისა და სხვა კანონქვემდებარე აქტების შესაბამისად განსაზღვრავს როგორც კომუნიკაციების ეროვნული კომისიის, აგრეთვე, ინტერნეტ მომსახურების მიმწოდებლების უფლებამოსილებას. მოხსენებაში ასევე მიმოიხილა საერთაშორისო საზოგადოების მიერ ონლაინ სივრცეში […]

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Fortalecimiento del Ecosistema de Internet de la República Dominicana

11 de junio de 2024. Internet Society capítulo República Dominicana, junto a ICANN, LACRALO y LACNIC, colaboran en el desarrollo de evento para el Fortalecimiento del Ecosistema de Internet de la República Dominicana para impulsar la colaboración con la comunidad técnica global en la gestión de Internet y sus políticas para impulsar el desarrollo. Tenemos […]

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MANRS as Fire Code

[Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from MANRS Steering Committee member Andrew Gallo from The George Washington University.] Where does a norm fit in Internet operations and engineering? Technical standards that define how the Internet operates, and the processes that create them, are silent on how societies are to deal with these systems once […]