Monday, April 13, 2015 to Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Alcatel-Lucent will host the Industry Dialogue’s quarterly face-to-face meeting in Paris, which will include shared learning sessions, a space for discussion with the Global Network Initiative, and a roundtable discussion with local stakeholders examining how participating companies are implementing the ID Principles.
The Global Network Initiative has announced the appointment of Judith Lichtenberg as its new Executive Director.
Friday, February 6, 2015
Industry Dialogue Facilitator Lisl Brunner will participate in this open dialogue on the White House National Action Plan on Responsible Business Conduct at the University of California at Berkeley on Friday, February 6, 2015.
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 to Wednesday, January 28, 2015
On January 27 and 28, 2015, the Industry Dialogue will hold its quarterly face-to-face meeting in Madrid, hosted by Telefonica.
For the first time, the Industry Dialogue took part in the Third Annual UN Forum on Business and Human Rights from 1-3 December in Geneva, Switzerland. Facilitator Lisl Brunner spoke about the Industry Dialogue at panel on The Right to Privacy in the Digital Age, focusing on challenges facing telecommunications companies as they seek to respect user privacy and progress that companies have made in implementing the ID Guiding Principles in this respect.
On 1 December 2014, the Telecommunications Industry Dialogueand the Global Network Initiative (GNI) held the second of their two Joint Learning Forums for the year 2014.
The Industry Dialogue was pleased to participate in “ICT – Threat and Opportunity for Human Rights,” an event organized by the Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA) as part of its Development Talks series. The November 14 event had a record attendance of over 130 participants and included speakers from Access, Civil Rights Defenders, the Institute for Human Rights and Business, Privacy International, Ranking Digital Rights, and SIDA.
Monday, December 1, 2014 to Wednesday, December 3, 2014
The Industry Dialogue took part in the Third Annual UN Forum on Business and Human Rights from 1-3 December in Geneva, Switzerland and welcomed the opportunity to listen to discussions, speak on panels, and meet a variety of stakeholders.
Monday, December 1, 2014
The Global Network Initiative and the Telecommunications Industry Dialogue on Freedom of Expression and Privacy present 2014 learning forums on Transparency and Human Rights in the Digital Age in Silicon Valley and Geneva, Switzerland.
Friday, November 14, 2014
On November 14, Milka Pietikainen (Millicom), Chair of the Industry Dialogue, and Patrik Hiselius (TeliaSonera) participated in a Development Talk.