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    The UK IGF 2020 call for proposals is open

    by  • March 20, 2020 • News

    The date for the UK IGF 2020 meeting has been set for Sept 14th. The call for the issues is still open. As of today, it’s hard to predict the nature of the meeting itself, if it would be in person or a virtual one. Either way, please consider making your proposal for topics...

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    Government response to the Regulatory proposals for consumer Internet of Things (IoT) security consultation

    by  • January 27, 2020 • News, Policy

    In June 2019, the Chapter submitted comments to the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) consultation on Regulatory proposals for Consumer Internet of Things (IoT) security. These comments can be found here. After months of work, the Government has now published its analysis of responses received and drawn its conclusions. The full...

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    UK Chapter 2019 Annual General Meeting (AGM)

    by  • October 13, 2019 • Events, News

    Please join us after the UK IGF on 24th October for our Chapter’s Annual General Meeting where you’ll be able to meet with the Chapter’s Leadership Team as well as staff members of the Internet Society. Date and Time Thu, October 24, 2019 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM BST Add to Calendar Location Cavendish...

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    UK IGF 2019 meeting date announced

    by  • September 6, 2019 • Events, News

    Please join us for the 2019 UK IGF meeting on Thursday 24th October, 9am – 5pm, at The Cavendish Conference Centre, 22 Duchess Mews, London W1G 9DT. Live Streaming: https://livestream.com/internetsociety/UKIGF19 The theme of this year’s UK Internet Governance Forum meeting is ‘Ensuring a healthy digital society by 2050’. We’ll be joined by experts from...

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    UN rights experts urge India to end communications shutdown in Kashmir

    by  • August 22, 2019 • News, Policy

    GENEVA (22 August 2019) – UN human rights experts* today called on the Government of India to end the crackdown on freedom of expression, access to information and peaceful protests imposed in Indian-Administered Kashmir this month.  The experts expressed concern that the measures, imposed after the Indian Parliament revoked the Constitutionally-mandated status of the...

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