Events

19 Jan 2022 17:00h - 18:00h

The Online Information Environment: Prof. Gina Neff in conversation with Dr. Vint Cerf ForMemRS

To mark the launch of its report ‘The Online Information Environment: Understanding how the internet shapes people’s engagement with scientific information’, the Royal Society is organising an online discussion on 19 January 2022. The discussion will be between Professor Gina Neff (Executive Director, Minderoo Centre for Technology and Democracy) and Dr Vint Cerf ForMemRS (Vice (See more)

23 Jan 2022 09:00h - 27 Jan 2022 17:00h

Fifth United Nations Conference on the Least Developed Countries (LDC5)

The Fifth United Nations Conference on the Least Developed Countries (LDC5) will be held from 23 to 27 January 2022 in Doha, Qatar. The LDC5 will gather leaders at the highest level, including heads of state and government, to do the following: Undertake a comprehensive appraisal of the implementation of the Istanbul Programme of Action (IPoA);   Mobilise additional international (See more)

25 Jan 2022 09:00h - 27 Jan 2022 17:00h

DC³ Conference – From Cryptocurrencies to CBDCs

The International Telecommunication Union is organizing the “DC3 Conference – From Cryptocurrencies to CBDCs” is scheduled to take place virtually from 25 to 27 January 2022.  The Digital Currency Conference is organised by the Digital Currency Global Initiative which is a joint collaboration between the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and the Future of Digital Currency (See more)

25 Jan 2022 14:00h - 15:00h

[Briefing #81] Internet governance in January 2022

Join us for this month’s Digital Watch Internet Governance Briefing on Tuesday, 25th January, at 13.00 UTC (14.00 CET). Catch up on the major internet governance and digital policy updates from all around the globe and join our experts as they analyse the existing and emerging policy trends.... (See more)

27 Jan 2022 09:00h - 28 Jan 2022 17:00h

Trinidad and Tobago IGF

The Trinidad and Tobago Internet Governance Forum (TTIGF) 2022 will be held online on 27 and 28 January. The theme of the TTIGF 2022 will be ‘The Future of the Internet… WHAT’S NEXT?’ and the three panels are: The Internet and the law (dealing with issues including free speech and the internet as well as (See more)

8 Feb 2022 09:00h - 9 Feb 2022 17:00h

Cyber Intelligence Africa 2022

The South African government will be hosting the inaugural Cyber Intelligence Africa conference and the exhibition that will take place in Johannesburg, South Africa on 8 and 9 February 2022. During the 2-day event regional governments will discuss national cyber security strategies and policies, combating cybercrimes across Africa, international cooperation, threat intelligence, detection capabilities, and (See more)

14 Feb 2022 09:00h - 16 Feb 2022 17:00h

NANOG 84

The 84th community-wide North American Network Operators’ Group (NANOG) meeting will take place offline in Austin, Texas between 14 and 16 February 2022. A live stream will be available as well. Since its earliest inception in 1987, The North American Network Operators’ Group (NANOG) has been committed to the ongoing advancement of an open, secure, (See more)

1 Mar 2022 10:00h - 9 Mar 2022 18:00h

World Telecommunication Standardization Assembly (WTSA-20)

The World Telecommunication Standardization Assembly (WTSA-20) is held every four years and defines the next period of study for the International Telecommunication Union – Telecommunication Standardization Sector (ITU-T). WTSA-20 is planned to​ take place in ​Hyderabad, India between 1 and 9 March 2022 and will be preceded by the Global Standards Symposium on 28 February 2022. (See more)

6 Jun 2022 06:00h

ITU World Telecommunication Development Conference WTDC Addis Ababa

​The International Telecommunications Union (ITU) World Telecommunication Development Conference (WTDC-21) ​will be hosted by the Government of Ethiopia and will take place in Addis Ababa between 6 and 15 June 2022. The event has been postponed to 2022 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. ​​​T​he ITU through its Telecommunication Development Bureau (BDT), organizes a World Telecommunication Development Conference (WTDC) (See more)