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Lex Gill to Speak at University of Waterloo on Canadian Encryption Laws and Human Rights

Citizen Lab Research Fellow Lex Gill will be speaking at the University of Waterloo on October 27 as part of their CrySP Speaker Series on Privacy. Delivering a talk entitled Rearranging Power Through Law and Code: Deciphering the Canadian Encryption Debate, she will investigate current encryption laws, their implications for global security and human rights, and the… Read more »

Bill Marczak to Speak at Crisis Code: Humanitarian Protection in the Digital Age

September 27, 2017 – San Francisco, USA Hosted by swissnex San Francisco and the Consulate General of Switzerland in San Francisco, the two-day event will focus on the cross-section of humanitarian relief and technological advances, fostering discussions around how digital tools can be leveraged to help vulnerable communities.

Irene Poetranto to Speak at 6 Degrees Conference

September 27, 2017 – Toronto, Canada Organized by John Ralston Saul and Adrienne Clarkson of the Institute for Canadian Citizenship, the conference “explores citizenship and inclusion in a world that demands answers now”.