VOSS to Host Mass Surveillance & Journalism Workshop in Cape Town
Wednesday July 18, 2018 - Cape Town - Today, VOSS Solutions announced that it will host a free workshop for IT Security and Journalism enthusiasts at its headquarters in Cape Town.
- Date: Wednesday August 1, 2018
- Time: 7-9pm
- Location: Unit 6, Knowledge Park 3, Unit 6 Heron Crescent, Century City , Cape Town
- Register here
In this seminar, Timo Goosen will discuss online privacy within the context of "Mass Surveillance, Journalism and South Africa".
He will reflect on a recent report that was published by the Right to Know Campaign (R2k), regarding South African journalists under surveillance.
Timo will explain that historically, South African journalists have fought for the right to know, and will investigate whether this right to know is under threat.
VOSS will host the seminar at its HQ in Cape Town. Attendance is free of charge but spaces are limited, so registration in advance is highly recommended.The event is relevant to technical and non-technical participants, and should also be of interest to the journalist community.
To find out more about VOSS’ participation, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.