The future of content regulation and freedom of expression in the digital environment

Wednesday 14 March – 10.00 - 11.30am

Room XXIV, Palais des Nations, United Nations Office, Geneva

In this inclusive, multistakeholder roundtable – co-organised by GPD and the Permanent Missions to the United Nations of Australia and Costa Rica – voices from business, civil society, academia and government will examine some of the critical questions raised by the regulation of online content. How do we define it  and what is its scope? What impacts is it having on freedom of expression? And what is the way forward?

Confirmed speakers include:

  • Andrew Puddephatt, Internet Watch Foundation
  • Richard Wingfield, Global Partners Digital
  • Deborah Brown, Association of Progressive Communications
  • Elizabeth Wilde, Australian Permanent Mission to the United Nations
  • Andrew Smith, Article 19