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    Invitation to participate on role of algorithms in mediating access to information

    by  • January 17, 2017 • Events, Policy

    Invitation to join the UnBias project stakeholder panel ISOC UK participants interested in the increasing role of algorithms in mediating access to information are invited to join the UnBias project stakeholder panel. The UnBias project aims to develop recommendations for the regulation, design and education related to the role of algorithms in mediating...

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    Future policy approaches to the convergence of privacy and security online

    by  • June 28, 2016 • Events, News, Policy

    ISOC England is partnering with the UK Chapter of the International Institute of Communications (IIC) to organise a discussion to look at how best policymakers should approach privacy and security on the Internet, considering the increasing ‘convergence’ between these two areas, especially when it comes to the Internet. Join our speakers to discuss these...

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    Home Office push the IP Bill to avoid national debate

    by  • March 2, 2016 • News, Policy

    Theresa May Home Secretary

    March 1st 2015 – Home Office is pushing ahead with the IP Bill without needed national debate Despite three key Parliamentary committees demanding very significant changes to the draft IP Bill and calling for more time for a national debate can take place. The Home Office today published a largely identical draft Bill and...

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    Invitation for ISOC Ambassadors to the Internet Governance Forum

    by  • July 16, 2015 • Events, News, Policy

    The Internet Society is inviting applications for its latest Internet Society Ambassadors to the Internet Governance Forum (IGF). IGF Ambassadors will gain valuable insight and experience through their exposure to a range of stakeholders and discussions from numerous disciplines across the Internet ecosystem and benefit from their immersion into the IGF week of activities....

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    Internet Society Statement on the NETmundial Initiative

    by  • November 17, 2014 • News, Policy

    For full Release see Internet Society Based on the information that we have to date, the Internet Society cannot agree to participate in or endorse the Coordination Council for the NETmundial Initiative. We are concerned that the way in which the NETmundial Initiative is being formed does not appear to be consistent with the...

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    NetMundial

    by  • April 21, 2014 • Events, News, Policy

    The two-day NetMundial conference starts on Wednesday. Olivier Crepin-Leblond, & Desiree Miloshevic and several members are attending. Please make yourselves known to each other and post any comments or requests for input to our Policy list. The agenda for the meeting can be found here and a draft outcome document can be viewed here....

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