WEBCAST TODAY: #theGIP [Briefing] Internet governance in May 2018 @DiplomacyEdu

livestreamOn the last Tuesday of every month, the Geneva Internet Platform (GIP) Digital Watch Internet governance briefings provide a ‘zoomed-out’ update of the major global IG and digital policy developments. Today, Sunday June 10 2018 at Noon EDT (16:00 UTC) the Internet Society Livestream Channel will present an edited version of last month’s update. May was a much-anticipated month, as the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into effect, triggering an eleventh hour rush to update privacy policies and to bring e-marketing practices in line. Beyond the GDPR, Facebook’s CEO testified before the European Parliament, drawing mixed reactions.

View on Livestream: https://livestream.com/internetsociety/gipdw0518 (no captions)

Jovan Kurbalija – Founding Director, DiploFoundation

Regional Updates – introduced by Stephanie Borg Psaila
Shita Laksmi – Asia Pacific
Wanda Perez – Caribbean
Luca Belli – Latin America

Read more: https://dig.watch/newsletter/may2018

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