Events


Past event on June 19, 2019

ORG Norwich - Amy Shepherd on the Government's Online Harms White Paper

Join us for a presentation by Amy Shepherd, ORG's Legal and Policy Officer, on the Government' s proposed strategy on online harms - the White Paper, current consultation and ORG's response.

https://www.meetup.com/ORG-Norwich/events/261937659/

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Past event on June 19, 2019

ORG Oxford - Learn to protect yourself from companies tracking you on the Internet.

Get insider knowledge from a digital marketing expert to learn how to "opt out" of the corporate surveillance economy.

https://www.meetup.com/ORG-Oxford/events/261827090/

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Past event on June 17, 2019

ORG London - Will new social media regulation damage free expression online?

At a time of creeping Government control of the Internet it's time to question whether plans to make the Internet safer will come at a cost to free expression online.

https://www.meetup.com/ORG-London/events/261732813/?isFirstPublish=true

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Past event on June 05, 2019

ORG Edinburgh - How portable is portable? Exercising the GDPR's right to data portability

Janis Wong, PhD researcher in Computer Science at the University of St Andrews 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-Edinburgh/events/261670105/

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Past event on June 04, 2019

ORG Cambridge - Monthly Meetup

Join us in Cambridge for our monthly meet up to discuss digital rights issues in the news and ORG's current campaigns.

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

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Past event 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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