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World's leading summit on human rights in the digital age

Every year, we bring together business leaders, policy makers, general counsels, technologists, advocates, academics, government representatives, and journalists from around the world to tackle the most pressing issues at the intersection of human rights and technology. This year, we gather online!

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Click to register on our official RightsCon platform. Registration is open now until July 20, 2020 at 11:59pm PST for RightsCon Online.

RightsCon Online Speakers

Every year, RightsCon convenes 1,000+ expert speakers across a range of sectors, industries, and communities. Take a look at some of the speakers who will join us online below, or explore past speakers from RightsCon Tunis and Toronto.

María Paz Canales

María Paz Canales

Executive Director, Derechos Digitales

Shoshana Zuboff

Shoshana Zuboff

Author, "The Age of Surveillance Capitalism"

Clément Voule

Clément Voule

UN Special Rapporteur Freedom of Association

Nanjala Nyabola

Nanjala Nyabola

Writer and Political Analyst

Audrey Tang

Audrey Tang

Digital Minister, Taiwan

E. Tendayi Achiume

E. Tendayi Achiume

UN Special Rapporteur, Racism & Discrimination

William Cathcart

William Cathcart

Head, WhatsApp

Fabrizio Hochschild

Fabrizio Hochschild

Special Adviser, United Nations 75th Anniversary

Brad Smith

Brad Smith

President, Microsoft

Anthony D. Romero

Anthony D. Romero

Executive Director, ACLU

Edison Lanza

Edison Lanza

Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression

Rashad Robinson

Rashad Robinson

President, Color Of Change

Zeid Ra’ad al Hussein

Zeid Ra’ad al Hussein

Former UN High Commissioner, Human Rights

Niklas Zennström

Niklas Zennström

CEO, Atomico & Co-founder, Skype

David Kaye

David Kaye

UN Special Rapporteur, Freedom of Expression

Margaret Richardson

Margaret Richardson

Vice President of Trust, Airbnb

Rebecca Masisak

Rebecca Masisak

CEO, Tech Soup

Jessica Rosenworcel

Jessica Rosenworcel

Federal Communications Commissioner

Nighat Dad

Nighat Dad

Executive Director, Digital Rights Foundation

Moses Owiny

Moses Owiny

Technical Advisor, Rural Development, GIZ

Gbenga Sesan

Gbenga Sesan

Executive Director, Paradigm Initiative

Stéphane Duguin

Stéphane Duguin

CEO, CyberPeace Institute

Cindy Cohn

Cindy Cohn

Executive Director, Electronic Frontier Foundation

Alissa Starzak

Alissa Starzak

Head of Public Policy at Cloudflare

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