• Covid-19 and The Future of Internet Governance

    by  • May 23, 2020

    ISOC UK England Online DiscussionFriday 29 May 202015:30 – 17:00 BST / 16:30 – 18:00 CET (90min) The outbreak of Covid-19 in early 2020 has profoundly changed our societies and the way we work and connect to each other. It has called for rapid adaptation in a short period of time from governments, societies...

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    On the Importance of Internet governance

    by  • May 20, 2020

    Here is the blog post from one of our chapter chosen candidates, who attended the Internet Society (ISOC) 2020 online training, “Shaping the Internet”. Dr Leoni M. Tanzer writes what she has learnt and shares her thoughts bellow and here. On the Importance of Internet Governance Dr Leonie Maria Tanczer, Lecturer at UCL STEaPP,...

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    Webinar: Internet Governance post Crisis – A new normal?

    by  • May 16, 2020

    The year 2020 has seen a Pandemic affect the majority of the citizens in the world. The COVID19 virus has spread from a single city to nearly every country around the planet, throwing our industrial and commercial way of life into a brand new territory. Confinement used to isolate and end the propagation of...

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    The UK IGF 2020 call for proposals is open

    by  • March 20, 2020

    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

    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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    Internet Consolidation: What Lies Beneath the Application Layer?

    by  • December 2, 2019

    10 December 2019 – 6:00pm to 7:15pm Chatham House, London Today more than ever we’re hearing about the dominance of big tech and how it is shaping the political landscape and markets in the UK and around the world. But how is this consolidation impacting the very architecture of the Internet itself? The Internet Society, in partnership...

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    WEBINAR: “Gender and IoT”: The Implications of smart technologies on victims and survivors of domestic and sexual violence and abuse

    by  • October 27, 2019

    Recording now available (27 October 2019) Date/Time: Monday 21st October 2019, 18:00 BST Spread the word to your friends and colleagues! In recent years, forms of online harassment and sexual abuse facilitated through information and communication technologies emerged. These ICT-supported assaults range from cyberstalking to online behavioural control. While many efforts to tackle technology-facilitated...

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