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RightsCon is the world’s leading summit on human rights in the digital age. RightsCon Tunis is being held Tuesday June 11 – Friday June 14, 2019 at Laico Hotel and the Palais des Congrès in Tunis, Tunisia.

Internet Society Activities
Wednesday, June 12

10:30am – 11:45am
Making Regulatory Waves: A Discussion on the Need for Collaborative Spectrum Management Policy Development
Verengai Mabika Speaking
Room: Oya 2

2:15pm – 3:30pm  
Internet Regulation: the good, the bad, the ugly. A model for regulatory effectiveness
Sally Wentworth Speaking
Room: Oya 1

3:45pm – 5:00pm
From Crypto-wars to Crypto-Peace: How do we improve encryption policy in the real world?                         
Sally Wentworth Speaking
Room: Hannibal

Thursday, June 13

9:00am – 10:15am
How do you trust the Internet? Insights into users’ perceptions of security and privacy, what they mean for the Internet, and how we all can help improve trust online
Sally Wentworth Moderating

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Time

Tuesday 11 June 2019 –

Friday 14 June 2019

Location

Hôtel Laico Tunis & Palais des Congrès

Avenue Mohamed V Place Des Droits De L'Homme, Tunis, Tunisia, 1080

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