Events

7th HONG KONG INTERNET GOVERNANCE FORUM (HKIGF) – Fake News Law

Hong Kong Internet Governance Forum (HKIGF) Fake news law: effective to combat disinformation online?立法打擊假新聞,效用大唔大? The HKSAR government is considering to implement “fake news” law to combat disinformation, especially on online media platforms and social media, due to the appearance of a considerable amount of misinformation and disinformation online. However, some voiced out it might undermine…

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【HKIGF 香港互聯網管治論壇】 網禁時代?

網禁時代是否已經來臨?中國大陸「防火長城」能否被複製到香港?封鎖網站連線實際如何運作?香港互聯網協會舉辦「香港互聯網管治論壇」,邀請大家一同參與網上討論,與不同專家講者,探討步入網禁應如何應對。

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[Members Only] NOTICE OF AGM 2020 AND ELECTION

FOR ISOC HK MEMBERS ONLY NOTICE OF AGM 2020 AND ELECTION The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Internet Society Hong Kong Limited will be held on 22-Dec-2020 (Tuesday). The Election of the Board of Directors will be held in the AGM. Five seats of the Board will be opened for election, with four seats for…

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HONG KONG INTERNET GOVERNANCE FORUM (HKIGF) ROUNDTABLE: Is the National Security Law Hong Kong’s Great Firewall? 香港互聯網管治論壇: 網絡長城——港版國安法與網絡自由

Register: https://forms.gle/naBTUjQdiNf9CNL37 Hong Kong Internet Governance Forum: Is the National Security Law Hong Kong’s Great Firewall? Date: 18 NOV Time: 7pm – 9pm  Venue: ZOOM Language: English On July 1, Hong Kong’s sweeping new national security law came into effect. Though the law doesn’t target the technology sector per se, Article 9 stipulates that the…

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[Webinar] Data for Environment: From Insight to Action

Prof. Rolien Hoyng, School of Journalism and Communication, CUHK and the Internet Society Hong Kong are organising Data for Environment: From Insight to Action. We invite you to join our webinar discussing the role of data in tackling the environmental problems that cities like Hong Kong are facing.

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香港互聯網管治論壇: 「開放數據——邁向真正「智慧城市」第一步?」

香港開放數據的現況如何? 開放數據可以怎樣幫助推動社會發展,邁向真正「智慧城市」? 各行各業、一般市民可以怎樣受惠? 你對開放數據又有什麽看法? 參加我們的網上討論,直接與助理政府資訊科技總監 麥之駒先生對話,一起推動香港開放數據發展。

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HONG KONG INTERNET GOVERNANCE FORUM (HKIGF) ROUNDTABLE——Combating Disinformation

Due to the partial border closure in China, Hong Kong will be short of food and toilet paper supply? Hong Kong citizens have queued up and jostled for food and toilet paper —in face of all sorts of overwhelming information, how can we identify the fact? How can different stakeholders coordinate and collaborate to combat disinformation?

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3rd HONG KONG INTERNET GOVERNANCE FORUM (HKIGF) ROUNDTABLE

Cybercrime law in Hong Kong: Way Forward 科技罪行法例改革: 何去何從? Event details Date: 24th July, 2019 (Wednesday)Time: 7:00 – 9:00 pmVenue: ZEROZONE, 9/F, Tungtex Building, 203 Wai Yip Street, Kwun TongLanguage: CantoneseRundown: 1. Speakers sharing 2. Panel discussion 3. Floor discussionRemark: free entry with prior registration; live broadcast on Facebook (TBC)Registration: https://forms.gle/81r1ESeDwsYDQqC89Registration deadline: 21st July, 2019 (Sun)…

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Security Bootcamp 2019

Join us at the bootcamp to learn more about hacking skills and insights about the security industry!  This event targets higher education students who have basic programming skills and are interested in security. Please refer to the below poster for more details. Register here! 

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2nd HONG KONG INTERNET GOVERNANCE FORUM (HKIGF) ROUNDTABLE IN April 2019

Event details Date: 2nd April, 2019 (Tuesday)Time: 7:00 – 9:00 pmVenue: Room 502, The Legislative Council ComplexLanguage: EnglishRundown: 1. Speakers sharing 2. Panel discussion 3. Floor discussionRemark: free entry with prior registration; live broadcast on Facebook (TBC)Registration: https://goo.gl/forms/m1972ZMdw8Kquvv82Registration deadline: 24th March, 2019  Introduction  Artificial intelligence is going to change the way we work, create and live our…

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