Internet Freedom Meet

Internet Freedom Meet

September 24 – September 28, 2022
Tirana, Hotel Xheko

Day 1, September 24

Arrival and registration

17:00, Event outline and details
Aida Ajanović/Marjan Maruna

18:00, Dinner

Day 2, September 25

Breakfast

10:00 – 11:30, Black Mirror: Who are the people using the Internet to violate human rights?
Azem Kurtić (Digital Rights Monitor, Bosnia and Herzegovina), Xhorxhina Bami (Digital Rights Monitor, Kosovo), Bojan Stojkovski (Digital Rights Monitor, North Macedonia).
Moderated by Matteo Mastracci, Digital Rights Researcher

11:30 – 12:00, Coffee break

12:00 – 13:30, Making it real: How Online Violence Against LGBT Groups Leads to Offline Violence.
Panel discussion with experiences from Ana Petrović (Da se Zna, Serbia), Elena Gagovska (North Macedonia),  Xheni Karaj (Aleanca LGBT, Albania), Branko Ćulibrk (KVART, Bosnia and Herzegovina), Constantinos Maragos (Thessaloniki Pride, Greece)
Moderated by: Matteo Mastracci

13:30 – 15:00 Lunch

15: 00 – 16:00, Feminist Internet
Gilbert Beyamba, Pollicy

16: 15 – 18:00, Data.Protection.
Carlos Antonio Guerra Merlo, Internews

18:00, Dinner

Day 3, September 26

Breakfast

09:30 – 10:30, 5 things we would like to change
Mapping out the issues to be addressed, based on sessions from the previous day in the form of brainstorming.
Facilitated by Marjan Maruna (BIRN Hub)

10: 30 – 12:00 SEE Digital Rights Network

12:00 – 12:30, Coffee break

12:30 – 14:00, Digital Security Toolkit
Presented by Mila Bajic, SHARE Foundation.

14:00 – 15:00 – Lunch

15:00 – 16:30  Corporate accountability: Why should we care about telecom companies?
Panel discussion about the findings of the regional telecom research.
Tijana Uzelac (BIRN Serbia), Matteo Mastracci (BIRN Hub),  Xhorxhina Bami (BIRN Kosovo), Gjergj Erebara (BIRN Albania).
Moderated by Besar Likmeta, Introduction to the research by Leandro Ucciferi (Ranking Digital Rights)

16:30 – 18:00, Movies and Popcorn

18:00 Dinner

Day 4, September 27

Breakfast

10:00- 11:00 5 things we would like to change
Mapping out the issues to be addressed, based on sessions from the previous day in the form of brainstorming.
Facilitated by Marjan Maruna (BIRN Hub)

11: 30 – 13:00 Campaigning for your privacy at the age of modern surveillance: Tips from Privacy International
Lucie Audibert, Privacy International

13: 00- 14:00 Lunch

14: 00 – 17: 00 Visit to the House of Leaves: Surveillance through History

17:30 – 19:00, Artificial Intelligence as Embedded Bias: Urban Crime Prediction System in Chile: Can we learn something from Latin America?
Michel Souza, Derechos Digitales

19: 00 – 20:00 Dinner

Day 5, September 28

Breakfast

9:00-10:30 Meeting of SEE DR Network
Previous efforts, discussion and Q&A with potential new members.
Facilitated by Marjan Maruna

10:30 – 12:00  All the things we would like to change
Summarizing previous sessions, prioritizing and planning next steps for the SEE DR Network
Facilitated by Marjan Maruna