Events and key dates

Events are points in time that are relevant or notable to the broader tech transparency community. They can include conferences or online discussions, but they can also include submission dates, or deadlines set by legislation or regulation. They can also cover events that are highly relevant to the broader purpose of tech transparency, such as national elections.

Seminar

Artificial Intelligence and its Implications for the Information and Communication Space: Launch of the Policy Recommendations

February 28, 2024

The rapid development and advancements in artificial intelligence (AI) continues to transform the global information and communication space at a pace nearly unseen among recent technological innovations. It transforms how[...]

Subject tag: Algorithmic systems | Disinformation and misinformation | Government transparency

Seminar

Election Season Advertising: A Breakfast and Briefing with NewsGuard

February 29, 2024

Where: Manhattan

The US Presidential Election is just nine months away. Amidst increasing political polarization, AI-generated misinformation about political candidates, and malign actors threatening the integrity of the democratic process, brand and[...]

Subject tag: Advertising | Disinformation and misinformation

Consultation closes

Comments due on draft Digital Services Act election guidance for tech companies

March 7, 2024

The Commission has launched a public consultation to seek views on draft Digital Services Act (DSA) guidelines on the integrity of electoral processes. Commission is gathering views on draft DSA[...]

Subject tag: Advertising | Algorithmic systems | Disinformation and misinformation

Seminar

V-DEM: Democracy Report 2024 and Dataset Release

March 7, 2024

What are the Latest Trends for Democracy and Autocracy Across the World? Don’t miss the launch of the V-Dem Institute Democracy Report 2024 and the V-Dem Dataset version 14. The[...]

Subject tag: Advertising | Algorithmic systems | Disinformation and misinformation | Government transparency

Conference

Trust & Safety Summit UK 2024

March 12-14, 2024

Where: London

With the arrival of the Online Safety Act and the Digital Services Act, the importance of ensuring user safety and maintaining trust escalates. Trust & Safety Summit is engineered to[...]

Subject tag: Advertising | Algorithmic systems | Child safety | Disinformation and misinformation | Terrorism and violent extremism

Seminar

National Liberty Museum: Artificial Intelligence, Elections, and the Future of Democracy

March 14, 2024

Where: Philadelphia

From algorithmic news feeds to deep fakes, AI is poised to transform people’s day to day engagement with politics. On a broader scale, the role of AI in transnational election[...]

Subject tag: Advertising | Algorithmic systems | Disinformation and misinformation

Conference

All Things In Moderation

March 16-17, 2024

All Things in Moderation unites the humans who moderate around the world with researchers, policy-makers, technologists, and anyone who cares about moderation as a critical practice, for 2 days of[...]

Subject tag: Advertising | Child safety | Disinformation and misinformation | Privacy and data protection | Terrorism and violent extremism

Election

Russia: Presidential election date (Cycle of 6 Years)

March 17, 2024

Where: Russia

[This information was sourced from Anchor Change’s Election Cycle Tracker with minor technical edits. It was exported on 8 June 2023 and may have been updated since then. In situations[...]

Subject tag: Presidential election

Election

Ukraine: Presidential election date (Cycle of 5 Years)

March 31, 2024

Where: Ukraine

[This information was sourced from Anchor Change’s Election Cycle Tracker with minor technical edits. It was exported on 8 June 2023 and may have been updated since then. In situations[...]

Subject tag: Presidential election

Election

Solomon Islands: Parliamentary election anticipated or scheduled for this month (Cycle of 4 Years)

April 1 - May 1, 2024

Where: Solomon Islands

[This information was sourced from Anchor Change’s Election Cycle Tracker with minor technical edits. It was exported on 8 June 2023 and may have been updated since then. In situations[...]

Subject tag: Parliamentary election