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Welcome to the Official Schedule for RightsCon 2019, the world’s leading summit on human rights in the digital age.

Together at RightsCon Tunis, our first summit hosted in the Middle East and North Africa, more than 2500 expert practitioners will come together across over 400 sessions to shape, contribute to, and drive forward the global agenda for the future of our human rights.

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Yvette Alberdingk-Thijm

WITNESS
Executive Director
Greater New York City Area
WITNESS is a global team of activists who collaborate with communities to help anyone use video and technology for human rights; we advocate to tech companies for changes in products and platform policies that protect human rights and users; and we anticipate emerging threats and opportunities in new tech. Talk to us about: civic media preservation and verification for justice and accountability (eg Yemen);guidance/tools to use video safely, ethically, and effectively; video as evidence, using video to create counter narratives; the coming storm of deep fakes & manipulated media; misinformation; I am passionate about making human rights activism more sustainable; my TED talk: https://www.ted.com/talks/yvette_alberdingk_thijm_the_power_of_citizen_video_to_create_undeniable_truths, @yvettethijm, @witnessorg

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Tuesday, June 11
 

5:00pm

6:30pm

 
Wednesday, June 12
 

9:00am

10:30am

12:00pm

1:00pm

2:15pm

3:45pm

5:15pm

 
Thursday, June 13
 

9:00am

10:30am

12:00pm

2:15pm

3:45pm

 
Friday, June 14
 

9:00am

12:00pm

2:15pm