WEBCAST TODAY: Book Talk – Everyday Chaos – David Weinberger & Joi Ito @berkmancenter @dweinberger @joi #everydaychaos

livestreamOn Monday May 20 2019 at 6:30pm EDT (22:30 UTC) the Internet Society Livestream Channel will webcast a slightly edited video of ‘Everyday Chaos – A Book Talk with Author David Weinberger and Joi Ito‘ which took place last Tuesday at the Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University. In the book ‘Everyday Chaos: Technology, Complexity, and How We’re Thriving in a New World of PossibilityDavid Weinberger points to accepted ways we work on the Internet that in fact undo our old assumptions about how the future works: rather than attempting to anticipate what will happen and prepare for it, the Internet is training us to flourish by creating more and more unfathomable possibilities. Respondent Joi Ito is the director of the MIT Media Lab.

WATCH ON LIVESTREAM: https://livestream.com/internetsociety/everdaychaos

BOOK: https://everydaychaosbook.com/

TWITTER: #EverydayChaos https://bit.ly/everydaychaos

CC-BY Berkman Klein Center https://cyber.harvard.edu

WEBCAST TODAY: Launch of 2019 Ranking Digital Rights Corporate Accountability Index #rankingrights #SIF19 #netfreedom

livestreamToday Thursday 16 May 2019 at 11:30 EDT (15:30 UTC) the 2019 Ranking Digital Rights Corporate Accountability Index will be officially launched at the sixth Stockholm Internet Forum (SIF 2019) in Stockholm. 24 of the world’s most powerful internet, mobile, and telecommunications companies will be ranked on their commitments and policies affecting users’ freedom of expression and privacy. An overview of the 2019 RDR Index will be followed by a panel discussion. The event will be webcast live, with a simulcast on the Internet Society Livestream Channel.

VIEW ON LIVESTREAM: https://livestream.com/internetsociety/rdr2019

2019 INDICATORS: https://rankingdigitalrights.org/2019-indicators/

TWITTER: #rankingrights http://bit.ly/2DYk0Oc

FACEBOOK #rankingrights https://www.facebook.com/hashtag/rankingrights

Ranking Digital Rights (RDR) works to promote freedom of expression and privacy on the internet by creating global standards and incentives for companies to respect and protect users’ rights. https://rankingdigitalrights.org/

WEBCAST TUE/WED: @NCDEus Summit on #DigitalEquity and #EconomicInclusion in Washington DC @NEAToday ‏@NEAmedia @USTreasury

livestreamToday and tomorrow Tuesday-Wednesday May 14-15 2019 the National Collaborative for Digital Equity (NCDE) hosts the 2nd National Annual Summit on Digital Equity and Economic Inclusion at the NEA in Washington DC. The conference has the theme “Economic and Educational Inclusion: Investing in Systemic Digital Equity“.

1. Review progress in statewide initiatives to remove digital divide barriers to economic and educational inclusion in low- and moderate-income (LMI) areas.
2. Learn about efforts to modernize CRA guidance and the implications for digital equity and economic inclusion.
3. Explore ways in which digital divide barriers impede economic vitality and the growing array of resources available to address them.
4. Participate in developing and planning national, state & local strategies addressing key challenges in digital and economic inclusion.

The event will be webcast live via the Internet Society Livestream Channel.

VIEW ON LIVESTREAM: https://livestream.com/internetsociety/sdeei2
AGENDA: http://www.digitalequity.us/national-summit.html
TWITTER: @NCDEus http://bit.ly/2DVkzZ5

WEBCAST TODAY: 2019 Niejelow Rodin Global Digital Futures Forum @techpolicySIPA #SIPADigitalFutures

livestreamToday Friday May 10 2019 Columbia SIPA’s Tech and Policy Initiative presents the Niejelow Rodin Global Digital Futures Forum. Now in its fifth year, the newly renamed forum brings together leading scholars from across Columbia University, CEOs, senior policy makers, entrepreneurs, legal and policy experts, amongst others to discuss the broad challenges and opportunities created by the wide-ranging digital transformations occurring in the world today. The theme of this year’s Forum is Navigating Digital Transformations: Survive or Thrive? The vent will be webcast live on the Internet Society Livestream Channel.

VIEW ON LIVESTREAM: https://livestream.com/internetsociety/gdf19

VIEW ON YOUTUBE: https://youtu.be/cxHznid-fQA

AGENDA: https://sipadigitalfutures.org/agenda/

TWITTER: #SIPADigitalFutures https://bit.ly/sipadigitalfutures

WEBCAST TODAY: Update on TV White Space Technology #TVWS @SHLBCoalition @WBD_US @Microsoft @GigLibraries @donmeans

livestreamToday, Wednesday May 8 2019 at 2pm ET (18:00 UTC) the Internet Society Livestream Channel will simulcast a SHLB Coalition webinar exploring what the FCC’s amended TV White Space (TVWS) rules mean for future deployments of the technology, and the implications for anchor institutions. PANEL: Michael Daum, Director of Technology Policy, Microsoft; Don Means, Executive Director, Gigabit Libraries Network. MODERATOR: Marty Stern, Partner, Womble Bond Dickinson.

VIEW ON LIVESTREAM: https://livestream.com/internetsociety/tvws/
PARTICIPATE: https://buff.ly/2IzyJCB
TWITTER: #TVWS + @SHLBCoalition https://bit.ly/shlbtvws