Women's CryptoDinner: Privacy, gender and encryption

Travlou, P. (Organiser)

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Description

A “Crypto Dinner” is an evening for women to meet, taking place in the form of a workshop, in order contemporary issues of personal data and their protection to be shared, discussed and peer- taught. During the Crypto-Dinner, participants will peer-learn to use new and simple tools of encryption. In this Crypto Dinner, we will discuss how we can use new technologies and how to avoid to be used by them. During this Crypto-Dinner, you will ne trained in how to browse online anonymously, how to secure encrypted emailing, Participants will receive training in anonymous online browsing, secure encrypted emailing, and how to encrypt data, files and communications on your pc. With these privacy tools, you can begin to reclaim your digital freedom. During our Crypto Dinner, we will discuss how we can use new technologies and how to avoid to be used by them. During this Crypto-Dinner, you will ne trained in how to browse online anonymously, how to secure encrypted emailing, Participants will receive training in anonymous online browsing, secure encrypted emailing, and how to encrypt data, files and communications. With these privacy tools, you can begin to reclaim your digital freedom. In this first Greek Crypto-Dinner for women in Hackerpace.gr, Silkie Carlo, well known for her activity around issues concerning personal data protection, is invited in order to introduce you into the most essential and latest tools of encryption. Silkie’s work has been widely known through the book “Centre for Investigative Journalism's handbook, "Information Security for Journalists” which she has co-authored with Arjen Kamphuis. http://www.tcij.org/resources/handbooks/infosec
Period24 Sep 2015
Event typeConference
LocationAthens, Greece

Keywords

  • privacy
  • technology
  • encryption
  • gender