[Briefing #74] Internet governance in April 2021

27 Apr 2021



Join us for this month’s Digital Watch Internet Governance Briefing on Tuesday, 27th April, at 12.00 UTC (14.00 CEST). Catch up on the major internet governance and digital policy updates from all around the globe and join our experts as they analyse the existing and emerging policy trends.

This month's special guest will be Mr Ljupčo Jivan Gjorgjinski, former Chair of the Group of Governmental Experts (GGE) on lethal autonomous weapons systems (LAWS).

Among the topics we will cover this month:

  • Regulating AI: What do the end of the GGE on ‘killer robots’ and the EU’s new “AI package” tell us?
  • Data breaches vs data scraping: What’s behind massive leaks of personal data?
  • US and security: SolarWinds response and sanctions

The monthly Digital Watch Internet Governance Briefing is organised by the Geneva Internet Platform (GIP)’s Digital Watch Observatory, a Diplo initiative. Keep up with the most recent digital policy and internet governance updates, in-time reports from major global digital policy events, existing and emerging policy trends and much more! Subscribe to the Digital Watch Observatory newsletter here to receive in-time and in-depth analysis on digital policy.


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