RightsCon 2023

Conference

Website/link: https://www.rightscon.org/

Where: Costa Rica

June 5-9, 2023

Subject tag: Algorithmic systems | Disinformation and misinformation | Government transparency | Privacy and data protection | Terrorism and violent extremism

RightsCon will bring together over 8,000 participants from 174 countries across 15 tracks of programming focused on a rights-respecting digital future. Sessions will address a range of topics, including access and inclusion; artificial intelligence; business, labor, and trade; conflict and humanitarian action; content governance and disinformation; cyber norms and encryption; data protection; digital security for communities; emerging tech; freedom of the media; futures, fictions, and creativity; governance, politics, and elections; human rights-centered design; justice, litigation, and documentation; online hate and violence; philanthropy and organizational development; privacy and surveillance; shutdowns and censorship; and tactics for activists. The event will convene in person in Costa Rica and online.