Events

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Meeting on Proactive Disclosure and Personal Data (Delhi, May 13, 5:30 pm)

May 13, 2017 from 05:30 PM to 07:30 PM The Centre for Internet and Society, first floor, B 1/8, Hauz Khas, New Delhi, 110016, by Sumandro Chattapadhyay
May 13, 2017 — 17:30 The Centre for Internet and Society, first floor, B 1/8, Hauz Khas, New Delhi, 110016

CIS is organising an informal discussion on topics related to proactive disclosure and personal data thrown up by the recently published report by Amber Sinha and Srinivas Kodali titled "Information Security Practices of Aadhaar (or lack thereof)". Please join us at 5:30 pm today, May 13, at the CIS office.

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Communication Design and Visualising Information

May 05, 2017 from 04:00 PM to 04:30 PM The Centre for Internet & Society, No. 194, 2nd C Cross, Domlur 2nd Stage, Bengaluru - 560071 (Near to Domlur Club and TERI Complex), by Prasad Krishna
May 05, 2017 — 16:00 The Centre for Internet & Society, No. 194, 2nd C Cross, Domlur 2nd Stage, Bengaluru - 560071 (Near to Domlur Club and TERI Complex)

Saumyaa conducted a session on the broad principles of communication design and visualising information.

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Amutha Arunachalam - Stand Shielded of Digital Rights (Delhi, May 05, 4 pm)

May 05, 2017 from 04:00 PM to 06:30 PM The Centre for Internet and Society, first floor, B 1/8, Hauz Khas, New Delhi, 110016, by Sumandro Chattapadhyay
May 05, 2017 — 16:00 The Centre for Internet and Society, first floor, B 1/8, Hauz Khas, New Delhi, 110016

We are proud to announce that Amutha Arunachalam will be the speaker at the May #FirstFriday event at the CIS Delhi office. Amutha is Principal Technical Officer in the Council Of Scientific and Industrial Research. The talk will be on digital signatures, traceability of time-stamps, and setting up an Indian Standard (Digital) Time. If you are joining us, please RSVP at the soonest as we have only limited space in our office.

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Dr. Madan M. Oberoi - Digital Forensics and Cyber Investigations (Delhi, April 07)

Apr 07, 2017 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM The Centre for Internet and Society, first floor, B 1/8, Hauz Khas, New Delhi, 110016, by Saikat Datta
April 07, 2017 — 16:00 The Centre for Internet and Society, first floor, B 1/8, Hauz Khas, New Delhi, 110016

We are proud to announce that Dr. Madan M. Oberoi will be the speaker at the inaugural #[email protected]_india event at the Delhi office. These events, held on the first Friday of each month, will facilitate open and in-depth discussion and learning on topics crucial to our understanding of internet and society. The event will comprise of the speaker's presentation followed by an open discussion. If you are joining us, please RSVP at the soonest as we have only limited space in our office.

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Essentials of building internet tools for inclusion

Mar 06, 2017 from 02:30 PM to 03:30 PM Valencia, Spain, by Prasad Krishna
March 06, 2017 — 14:30 Valencia, Spain

A talk jointly proposed by Chinmayi SK and Rohini Lakshané was selected for the Internet Freedom Festival held at Valencia, Spain from March 6 to 10, 2017. The talk held on March 6, 2017 was jointly organized by Random Hacks of Kindness, The Bachchao Project, and the Centre for Internet and Society.

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Rankathon on Digital Rights (Delhi, January 08)

Jan 08, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 08:00 PM CIS Office, First floor, B 1/8, Hauz Khas, near G Block market, New Delhi, 110016, by Amber Sinha
January 08, 2017 — 10:00 CIS Office, First floor, B 1/8, Hauz Khas, near G Block market, New Delhi, 110016

Please join us on Sunday, January 08, at the CIS office in Hauz Khas, Delhi, for a rankathon to visualise, and contribute to the findings of the Ranking Digital Rights study, and critique the underlying methodology. The event will begin at 10:00 in the morning and participants can focus on one or more of three kinds of tasks: 1) visualising the CIS and Ranking Digital Rights data, 2) evaluating additional companies using the RDR methodology, and 3) evaluating the RDR methodology and its suitability for independent use.

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Discussion on Ranking Digital Rights in India (Delhi, January 07)

Jan 07, 2017 from 10:30 AM to 05:00 PM India Islamic Cultural Centre, 87-88, Lodhi Road, New Delhi, 110003, by Amber Sinha
January 07, 2017 — 10:30 India Islamic Cultural Centre, 87-88, Lodhi Road, New Delhi, 110003

Towards developing an understanding of how Indian ICT companies are recognising and upholding digital rights of their users, and to raise public awareness about the same, the Center for Internet and Society (CIS), with the support of Privacy International, has studied 8 Indian ICT companies, using the same methodology as the 2015 Corporate Accountability Index, to gain greater insight into company practices and initiate public dialogues. Please join us on Saturday, January 07, at the India Islamic Cultural Centre, New Delhi, for a presentation of our findings followed by an open structured discussion on the methodology and implications of the study.

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Multistakeholder Consultation on Encryption

Dec 17, 2016 from 10:30 AM to 04:30 PM TERI-Bengaluru, 4th Main, Domlur II Stage, Bengaluru - 560 071, Karnataka, by Prasad Krishna
December 17, 2016 — 10:30 TERI-Bengaluru, 4th Main, Domlur II Stage, Bengaluru - 560 071, Karnataka

The Centre for Internet & Society (CIS) in collaboration with ORF and Takshashila Institution is organizing a Multi-Stakeholder Consultation on Encryption on December 17, 2016 at TERI in Bengaluru.

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Workshop on Democratic Accountability in the Digital Age (Delhi, November 14-15)

from Nov 14, 2016 09:00 AM to Nov 15, 2016 08:00 PM United Service Institution of India, Delhi, by Sumandro Chattapadhyay
November 14, 2016 — 09:00 United Service Institution of India, Delhi
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IT for Change, along with Centre for Internet and Society (CIS), Digital Empowerment Foundation (DEF), Mazdoor Kisan Shakti Sangathan (MKSS) and National Campaign for People’s Right to Information (NCPRI), is organising a two day workshop on ‘Democratic Accountability in the Digital Age’. The workshop will focus on evolving a comprehensive policy approach to data based governance and digital democracy, grounded in a rights and social justice framework. It will be held at the United Service Institution of India, Delhi, during November 14-15, 2016. The CIS team to participate in the workshop includes Sumandro Chattapadhyay (speaker), Amber Sinha (speaker), Vanya Rakesh (participant), and Himadri Chatterjee (participant).

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Workshop on 'Privacy after Big Data' (Delhi, November 12)

Nov 12, 2016 from 09:30 AM to 05:30 PM Centre for the Study of Developing Societies 29, Rajpur Road, Civil Lines, Delhi 110054, by Sumandro Chattapadhyay
November 12, 2016 — 09:30 Centre for the Study of Developing Societies 29, Rajpur Road, Civil Lines, Delhi 110054

The Centre for Internet and Society (CIS) and the Sarai programme, CSDS, invite you to a workshop on 'Privacy after Big Data: What Changes? What should Change?' on Saturday, November 12. This workshop aims to build a dialogue around some of the key government-led big data initiatives in India and elsewhere that are contributing significant new challenges and concerns to the ongoing debates on the right to privacy. It is an open event. Please register to participate.

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