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Event IIC Australian Chapter Webinar: Countering misinformation – Asia Pacific responses and proposals

Misinformation is no longer just a buzzword. From the 2019 Australian election and bushfires, to the ongoing debate around 5G and the current COVID-19 situation, disinformation and misinformation have become a regular feature of public discourse and had dramatic real world consequences.

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Competition Future Leaders' Competition 2020

*Deadline extended for entries to 1 September.* Is it possible to breach privacy when there is no human in the loop? Our third annual competition is aimed at promoting the rising stars in the sector and is open to those aged 35 or under.

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IIC and Covid-19 IIC and COVID-19

The IIC exists to advance the debate and understanding of regulatory policy in the increasingly converged communications industry. During these extraordinary times, it has been heartening to see how our community has responded to the current crisis around the world. We have created a section highlighting these efforts, along with related current content and news of our webinars.

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Event Regulation in times of pandemic and lessons for the future: African responses

In the first of this series of regional discussions, regulators and industry policy makers from Southern Africa will discuss the initiatives taken in response to the pandemic, particularly relating to spectrum availability, digital infrastructure, health & education services, cybersecurity, and combating disinformation.

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Event International Regulators' Forum 2020

This year’s International Regulators’ Forum will take place online, hosted by the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) in partnership with the Spectrum and Telecommunications Sector of the Department of Innovation, Science and Economic Development (ISED). The IRF is for regulators only.

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Welcome to the IIC

The IIC exists to advance the debate and understanding of regulatory policy in the increasingly converged communications industry. This role has always been important, but perhaps never more so than at a time of such profound global change.

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17th August 2020
Online Meeting IIC Australian Chapter Webinar: Countering misinformation – Asia Pacific responses and proposals
9th September 2020
Online Meeting Small Nations Regulators’ Forum webinar: Evolving regulatory frameworks in times of change (Invitation only)
17th September 2020
Online Meeting Regulation in times of pandemic and lessons for the future: African responses

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In Conversation: Ian Scott, CTRC and Chris Chapman, IIC 03.08.2020
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5G investment accelerating throughout 2020 01.08.2020
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‘Grace Hopper’ cable to link the US, UK and Spain 30.07.2020
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Court suspends EU data requests in Facebook investigation 29.07.2020
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In Conversation: Dr Robert Pepper, Facebook and Prof Luciano Floridi, University of Oxford 28.07.2020
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In Conversation: Tim Hogg, Oxera Consulting LLP and Angel Fu, Clifford Chance 28.07.2020
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Working with global organisations

In 1969 our board of directors, trustees and members comprised those at the forefront of the broadcast industry. In 2020 as our remit has widened and the telecoms media and technology sectors have converged, we still pride ourselves on having as strategic IIC Partners the major content platforms, telecoms operators and technology businesses. As well as regulators and policy makers from all continents.

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Membership of the IIC

The IIC is committed to helping policymakers and regulators find the best regulatory and policy frameworks for the widest societal benefit. The IIC is the only independent international forum that brings together statutory national regulators, global commercial operators and end-user representatives in a collegiate, neutral environment to debate policy issues.

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Apple's big trouble in not-so-little China - culls 30,000 apps from its Middle Kingdom App Store in legal crackdown https://reg.cx/32Pb

“The question has to be asked whether the power to be the referee and exclude or diminish downstream players is beneficial for competition and ultimately society.” Read @vestager’s complete statement here: https://bit.ly/39R24nz (2/2)

A bit hard to read but one of the few comprehensive searchable databases for cost per GB by country.

Compare this with incomes and you'll see why I believe we're overstating the growth of digital access in Africa.

s/o to @Alex_Lazarow's newsletter!

https://www.visualcapitalist.com/cost-of-mobile-data-worldwide

#UK plans #5G auction for early 2021, shrugging off operator calls for a different approach. @Ofcom https://www.mobileworldlive.com/featured-content/home-banner/ofcom-presses-ahead-with-5g-auction-plans

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