Events

See our full calendar here.

See our local groups page for details of local meet-ups.


Upcoming on December 29, 2016

ORG Aberdeen: Cryptonoise: learn how you can protect yourself online

Join us on Thursday 29 December to bring together like minded people, discuss digital freedoms and explore the use of cryptographic tools.

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Upcoming on December 21, 2016

ORG London: Come to a presentation on data-collection apps

Academic Jennifer Pybus will be holding a presentation on a recent hack day she led, where her students created an app that showed how advertisers collected data. Come along on Wednesday 21 December to find out more about the project and its importance.

https://www.meetup.com/ORG-London/events/235485435/

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Upcoming on December 12, 2016

ORG Birmingham: Christmas Social

Have you got room in your life for one more Christmas social? If so, then please join us on Monday 12 December for a chance to talk to people who care about digital rights, reflect on what we've accomplished this year and look ahead to how we can advance our movement in 2017. This year we're holding our Christmas social in conjunction with NetSquared Midlands,

https://www.meetup.com/ORG-Birmingham/events/235879226/

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Upcoming on December 06, 2016

ORG Cambridge: Digital rights meet up

Join us on Tuesday 6 December for our monthly meetup to discuss the current state of digital rights, what we've done in the past month and what we are planning to do in the upcoming month.

https://www.meetup.com/ORG-Cambridge/events/235289594/

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Past event on November 24, 2016

ORG Aberdeen: Cryptonoise: learn how you can protect yourself online

Join us at 57North Hacklab at 6:00pm on Thursday 24 November to bring together like minded people, discuss digital freedoms and explore the use of cryptographic tools. Bring a smartphone or laptop and browse the web anonymously, learn about these technologies and chat about the reasons we need them.

https://www.meetup.com/ORG-Aberdeen/events/xnffxlyvpbgc/

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Past event on November 22, 2016

ORG Hampshire: Open Data for the public good

Come to the first of our series of talks given by members of the ORG Hampshire community. We'll be kicking off on Tuesday 22 November with a session on Open Data: what local datasets already exist, what's wrong with them and what we can do to help.

http://www.meetup.com/ORG-Hampshire/events/235438710/

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Past event on November 22, 2016

ORG Birmingham: Let's party to fix EU Copyright

Come along to our free Mozilla Maker Party on Tuesday 22 November at 6pm to make illicit digital culture with artist Antonio Roberts and learn more about what you can do to achieve real, progressive changes in copyright.

http://www.meetup.com/ORG-Birmingham/events/235381531/

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Past event on November 12, 2016

ORG North East: CryptoParty: how to protect yourself online

Cryptoparties are a great way for anyone to learn how to install and use tools to help secure their online communications. At the event, we will organise volunteers into a series of informal tables, each covering a different topic relevant to the CryptoParty ethos. Attendees can move between tables they are interested in, learn a variety of technologies, and hopefully have a fun time!

https://www.meetup.com/ORG-Northeast/events/235102246/

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Past event on November 11, 2016

ORG Manchester: Festival of Social Science: digital activism

Join us on Friday 11 November for a great opportunity to discover how new technologies are changing our communities. With talks from local campaign groups, technologists and academics, this event will give you the chance to engage with pertinent issues: How is technology changing the ways we live and work? Which new innovations are soon to transform our communities? In what ways can new technology empower our communities?

https://www.meetup.com/ORG-Manchester/events/232777448/

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Past event on November 07, 2016

ORG London: Digital Dystopias: Orwell's 1984 and the Internet Age

Come to the first of our series of talks given by members of the ORG community. We'll be kicking off with a session on surveillance and totalitarianism in literature, and how the nightmarish world of George Orwell's '1984' can still be seen as relevant for the digital age. The talk will be lead by Dr. Simon Willmetts, lecturer in American Studies at the University of Hull. There will time for a Q&A afterwards before we de-camp to the pub. Please come along and bring any interested friends.

https://www.meetup.com/ORG-London/events/234732775/

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