Roundtable discussion: ALTERNATIVE ROUTES PROTECTING HUMAN RIGHTS ON THE INTERNET.
The United Nations is organizing the ninth Annual Internet Governance Forum (IGF) Meeting in Istanbul, on 2-5 September 2014. Of course, MAPPING will be present in Istanbul with an engaging roundtable discussion on the protection of human rights on the internet on Thursday 4 September at 9.00-10.30a.m. (Istanbul time).
The roundtable will be moderated by Prof. Joseph Cannataci from the University of Groningen, and speakers include Researcher at Laboratory of Citizenship Sciences Alfonso Alfonsi, Director of the British Business Federation Authority Patrick Curry, Executive Director of the Association for Technology and Internet - APTI Romania Bogdan Manolea, Nevena Ružić from the Council of Europe and many more. Participants can follow the session remotely via www.intgovforum.org
MAPPING at the IGF exhibition
Throughout the entire Forum MAPPING is featured at an exhibition booth of one of the project partners, the Diplo Foundation. So if you would like to find out more, get materials or have a chat with a representative of the project, please visit us there.
The IGF is an open forum for multi-stakeholder policy dialogue on issues of internet governance. It brings together academia, the technology sector, policy makers, and experts from all over the world. We hope to see you in Istanbul!
Read more on the IGF at www.intgovforum.org
Read more on the roundtable, including full speakers biographies, at ALTERNATIVE ROUTES PROTECTING HUMAN RIGHTS ON THE INTERNET