Meet Ups

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Upcoming on November 01, 2018

ORG Aberdeen: E-voting discussion with the British Computer Society

The Scottish Government have committed to trialling electronic voting as part of its digital strategy. E-voting has been promoted as a way to engage a new generation of voters, but at what costs? Join our discussion with the British Computer Society.

https://www.meetup.com/ORG-Aberdeen/events/255448120/

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Past event on October 08, 2018

ORG Edinburgh presents Chris Pounder on the Data Protection Act 2018

Does the change in law matter, or does it just make companies rewrite their privacy policies and continue doing what they always have?

https://www.meetup.com/ORG-Edinburgh/events/255053139/

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Past event on September 26, 2018

ORG Glasgow: Biometrics in Scotland - What does the future hold?

This meet-up will discuss the role biometrics play in Scotland in justice, community safety, and potentially where it will lead.

https://www.meetup.com/ORG-Glasgow/events/254552829/

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Past event on September 24, 2018

ORG Edinburgh: Is improving biometrics oversight in Scotland enough?

Join Open Rights Group and John Scott QC, author of the Independent Advisory Group report on the use of biometrics in Scotland, for a discussion on enhanced oversight of biometrics in Scotland.

https://www.meetup.com/ORG-Edinburgh/events/254785434/?isFirstPublish=true

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Past event on September 06, 2018

ORG Glasgow: Article 13 Talk with Dr Jennifer Jones

https://www.meetup.com/ORG-Glasgow/events/254306687/

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Past event on July 26, 2018

ORG Aberdeen: Cryptonoise Meetup

Discuss digital rights issues that are in the news. Learn how you can help to protect your rights in a digital world. Bring a smartphone or laptop and browse the web anonymously, learn about these technologies and chat about the reasons we need them.

https://www.meetup.com/ORG-Aberdeen/events/xnffxlyxkbjc/

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Past event on July 05, 2018

ORG Glasgow: July 2018 Meetup

Visit from Nicholas Williams, who is the Policy Advisor at Scottish Pen. He will be discussing some of the work Scottish Pen do. https://scottishpen.org/

https://www.meetup.com/ORG-Glasgow/events/251989816/

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Past event on June 28, 2018

ORG Edinburgh: Social with Chief Operating Officer Martha Dark

Come join us for an ORG social as Martha Dark our Chief Operating Officer is in Edinburgh. Learn about Martha's work, plans for expanding existing projects and new ideas too. Also catch up generally on the work ORG is doing across the UK.

https://www.meetup.com/ORG-Edinburgh/events/251674506/

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Past event on May 31, 2018

ORG Aberdeen: Cryptonoise May 2018

Discuss digital rights issues that are in the news. Learn how you can help to protect your rights in a digital world. Bring a smartphone or laptop and browse the web anonymously, learn about these technologies and chat about the reasons we need them.

https://www.meetup.com/ORG-Aberdeen/events/xnffxlyxhbpc/

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Past event on April 05, 2018

ORG Glasgow: A discussion of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Paul Mason joins us this month for a discussion on the General Data Protection Regulation. We'll also be planning upcoming ORG campaign events and discussing digital rights & current events. All are welcome!

https://www.meetup.com/ORG-Glasgow/events/248442352/

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