Events


Upcoming on June 24, 2019

ORG Birmingham - Will social media regulation curtail free expression online?

Join us in Birmingham for an evening with Open Rights Group executive director Jim Killock as he reviews new Government plans to address “online harms” from bullying to terrorism, and how it could impact your right to free expression online.

https://www.meetup.com/ORG-Birmingham/events/261347145/

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Upcoming on May 21, 2019

ORG London - Dangers of political advertising and electronic voting

Join us for a special EU Election week event focused on technology’s worrying impacts on UK democracy including the use of personal data in political advertising and the risks of electronic voting.

https://www.meetup.com/ORG-London/events/261350134/

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Past event on May 13, 2019

ORG Norwich - Member recruitment brainstorm

Got ideas about how to attract new members to future ORG Norwich meetings? Ideas could be things such as webinars so that people who cannot make it to the meetings physically can participate over video conferencing.

https://www.meetup.com/ORG-Norwich/events/260761107/

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Past event on May 08, 2019

ORG Oxford - Will social media regulation curtail free expression online?

Join us in Oxford for an evening with Open Rights Group executive director Jim Killock as he reviews new Government plans to address “online harms” from bullying to terrorism, and how it could impact your right to free expression online.

https://www.meetup.com/ORG-Oxford/events/260370121/

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Past event on May 07, 2019

ORG Cambridge: Monthly Meetup

Join us in our monthly meetup to discuss the current state of digital rights and ORG's developing campaigns on digital privacy, free expression online and mass surveillance.

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

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Past event on April 25, 2019

ORG Aberdeen: Exercising the GDPR’s right to data portability

This talk will discuss the responses to 230 real-world data portability requests, and examine the file formats returned and difficulties in making and interpreting requests.

https://www.meetup.com/ORG-Aberdeen/events/260396674/

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Past event on April 08, 2019

ORG Norwich: Planning for future meetings

We'll review what went well at the March event along with ways to improve it and present it to the general public on a bigger scale. We'll also discuss future event ideas.

https://www.meetup.com/ORG-Norwich/events/260146976/

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Past event on April 06, 2019

ORG Bristol & Data Justice Lab: Resisting Surveillance Capitalism

ORG is sponsoring a workshop by Data Justice Lab at Bristol Transformed. We’ll take stock of some of the ways data is collected and used in society, their implications, and how we might advance alternative data infrastructures and economies.

https://www.meetup.com/ORG-Bristol/events/260366722/?isFirstPublish=true

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Past event on April 02, 2019

ORG Cambridge: Intro to VPNs & Tor

A requested topic for this month is an introduction to privacy tools such as VPNs and TOR.

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

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Past event on March 26, 2019

ORG Edinburgh & Scottish PEN: Defamation Scot: Consult-a-thon

Learn about defamation and help reform Scots Law with Scottish PEN and Open Rights Group Scotland

https://www.meetup.com/ORG-Edinburgh/events/259468404/

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