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InterCommunity Event

InterCommunity is a way for the Internet Society community to connect, and to provide a space for discussion of the issues most relevant to people. Time 13:00 – 14:00 UTC Wednesday 26 February 2020 Please join our first InterCommunity in 2020, a one-hour virtual conversation about the Open Standards Everywhere project, including information on how you can […]

Education Fellowships

Scholarships Available!

SWe’re excited to announce that the TryEngineering Summer Institute is accepting scholarship applications for the 2020 sessions. Know a student who has a passion for engineering, but who may not have the financial means to attend the program? Let them know to apply for a need-based scholarship before 6 March 2020. The scholarship covers tuition as well as […]

Education

EDx Computer Courses

How we think about and interact with computers has drastically shifted over the last few decades. Now more than ever, it’s a field that demands continuous learning, but one that anyone can jump into right away. Computer science is for everyone – explore our courses and programs today! Explore all courses https://www.edx.org/course?program=Professional%20Certificate&utm_source=sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=newyears_2020&utm_content=programtheme_cs_block4_20200213

Education

European Summer School on Internet Governance (EuroSSIG) Application due Feb 29th

Call for Application 2020 The next European Summer School on Internet Governance (EuroSSIG) will take place from 19 – 25 July 2020 in Meissen / Germany. Application will be possible here starting on 1 January until 29 February (for fellowships) or until 31 March (for self-funded fellows). For the Internet Governance Leaders of Tomorrow: Learning in a […]

Education

The RIPE Academic Cooperation Initiative (RACI)

The RIPE Academic Cooperation Initiative (RACI) is again looking for talented academics in the field of Internet technology. Successful applicants receive complimentary tickets, travel and accommodation to the meetings and the opportunity to present their research. If you are working on something interesting, please apply! If you know someone in your network who is, please […]

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Closing BC’s Indigenous Internet Gap

Up to two-thirds of First Nations communities still lack basic access. To fix that requires more than piecemeal solutions, says one advocate. Thanks to a new law implementing the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, British Columbia is now legally required to protect and uphold Indigenous Peoples’ human rights. But — like most UN-recognized […]

Education

Diplo Monthly Debriefing

Internet governance in October 2019 Tuesday, 29th October, 13:00 CET (12:00 UTC)OnlineWhat were the main Internet governance updates in October? How will recent updates influence the developments in upcoming months? Join us for our next monthly briefing on Tuesday, 29th October, online at 13:00 CET (12:00 UTC) for a round-up of the major global IG and digital policy developments.     […]

Education

Conference Call

mySociety are delighted to announce that the 6th annual The Impacts of Civic Technology Conference (TICTeC) will take place in Reykjavik, Iceland, on 24 and 25 March 2020. TICTeC brings together 200 participants from over 30 countries: those building and using civic/democratic tools for the public good and researchers studying their effectiveness. The conference focuses on discussing what works in terms of […]

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Cybersecurity, Data Protection and the Digital Future of the BRICS

Friday 30 August, at FGV we will host the CyberBRICS Seminar “5G and New Digital Infrastructures in the BRICS” The event will start at 14:00 (GMT-3) and live streaming will be available using this link https://www.youtube.com/fgv/live The debate is particularly relevant in light of the recent Joint Declaration of the BRICS Ministers for ICTs, calling for “increased […]