ILPC Annual Convention 2021 – Knowledge in a Pandemic: Rights and Duties

The Data Regulation & Coverage Middle’s Annual Convention 2021 will discover the impression of the worldwide pandemic on society and the elevated use of data-driven techniques, significantly the implications of those modifications for the rights and obligations of people and organisations.

Interdisciplinary panels with main consultants from academia, authorities, and business, will deal with the event and future of those measures for regulation, policymaking, and governance throughout the UK and internationally.

A full convention program is obtainable right here.

Reserving is free however locations are restricted. Register right here.

Keynote audio system embrace:

    • Anna Buchta, Head of Coverage & Session (European Knowledge Safety Supervisor)
    • Silkie Carlo, Director (Large Brother Watch)
    • Emily Jarratt, Senior Coverage Advisor (Centre for Knowledge Ethics & Innovation, Division of Digital, Tradition, Media & Sport)
    • Gillian Philips, Director of Editorial Authorized Companies (The Guardian)
    • Christopher Millard, Professor of Privateness & Data Regulation (Queen Mary College of London)
    • Fraser Sampson, Biometrics and Surveillance Digital camera Commissioner
    • Hetan Shah, Chief Government (The British Academy)
    • John Sheridan, Digital Director (The Nationwide Archives)
    • Graham Smith, Of Counsel (Fowl & Fowl)
    • Olivier Thereaux, Head of Analysis and Improvement (Open Knowledge Institute)
    • Caroline Waters OBE, Deputy Chair (Equality and Human Rights Fee)

Matters to be coated:

  • Emergency powers and the rule of legislation
  • Policymaking in a pandemic
  • Well being monitoring techniques (certification/passports)
  • Algorithmic discrimination and susceptible teams
  • Knowledge-driven instruments for legislation enforcement
  • Reliable establishments, on-line security, and disinformation
  • Knowledge sharing and rebuilding native and world communities

Attendance is free because of the help of the IALS and our sponsors, though registration is required as locations are restricted. Chosen papers from the convention can even be printed in a Particular Situation of Communications Regulation, printed by Bloomsbury Skilled.

About Communications Regulation

Communications Regulation is a well-respected, peer-reviewed, quarterly journal printed by Bloomsbury Skilled masking the broad spectrum of authorized points arising within the telecoms, IT, and media industries. Dr Peter Coe, Lecturer in Regulation on the College of Studying, is the journal’s Editor-in-Chief.