Human rights and technologies: The impact of digital surveillance and intrusion systems on human rights in third countries

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Human rights and technologies:

The impact of digital surveillance and intrusion systems on human rights in third countries

  Date: Wednesday 21 January 2015, 9.00-11.30 Venue: European Parliament, Altiero Spinelli (ASP) 3 G 2

Programme

9:00 Introductory remarks MEP Elena Valenciano - Chair of the Subcommittee on Human Rights MEP Bernd Lange - Chair of the Committee on International Trade Opening remarks MEP Marietje Schaake - European Parliament Rapporteur for the report on Human rights and technologies: the impact of digital surveillance and intrusion systems on human rights in third countries 9:10 - 10:00 Panel 1 (chaired by MEP Lange) Mr Ben Wagner - Director of the Centre for Internet & Human Rights, European University Viadrina Mr Christian Horchert - IT Security Consultant, Chaos Computer Club e.V. Mr Magnus Nordéus - Issue manager for export controls, DIGITALEUROPE 10:00 - 11:30 Panel 2 (chaired by MEP Valenciano) Mr Frank La Rue - Former UN Special Rapporteur on the Promotion and Protection of the Right to Freedom of Opinion and Expression, and Director of the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice & Human Rights, Europe Prof. Dr. Marianne Kneuer - Chair of Political Sciences, University of Hildesheim Mr Kenneth Page - Policy Officer, Privacy International Ms Sarah McKune -Senior Legal Researcher, Citizen Lab Commentator: Mr Wenzel Michalski – Germany Director, Human Rights Watch Closing remarks MEP Marietje Schaake - European Parliament Rapporteur for the report on Human rights and technologies: the impact of digital surveillance and intrusion systems on human rights in third countries

Video registration

Please find below the video registration of the hearing in two parts. JPG 26906 affiche A3 human rights (2)