Author: theprivacyagent

TUBES – A Game Of The Internet released Feb 6th

TUBES – A Game Of The Internet released Feb 6th

TUBES – A Game Of The Internet that I have developed for BEE SECURE will be officially released on February 6th, Safer Internet Day. The Creative Commons licensed board game conceived by myself, and co-created and developed with Jaiden Sreenivasan and Zygi Virsalis, students from […]

Next Privacy Salon 06/02/2018 – Safer Internet Day!

Next Privacy Salon 06/02/2018 – Safer Internet Day!

  The next Privacy Salon will take place on Safer Internet Day 2018 Martin from pretty Easy privacy will give a talk on the projects’ aims and how they are trying to achieve them and Rafi0t from CIRCL will explain the USB key sanitizer – […]

Next Digital Privacy Salon 17/01/18: Resolution Time!

Next Digital Privacy Salon 17/01/18: Resolution Time!

Resolved to protect your privacy more in 2018? Got new devices for Xmas and want to make sure they are only sharing what YOU want them to? Come to the first Salon of the year, we’ve got you covered! We’ll give practical tips and advice […]

Dance Like Your Microwave Isn’t Watching (From CryptoParty to Teen Vogue via Emma Goldman and reverse engineered sex toys)

Dance Like Your Microwave Isn’t Watching (From CryptoParty to Teen Vogue via Emma Goldman and reverse engineered sex toys)

(My accepted abstract for Slow computing: A workshop on resistance in the algorithmic age) Dance Like Your Microwave Isn’t Watching (From CryptoParty to Teen Vogue via Emma Goldman and reverse engineered sex toys) From the beginning of CryptoParty in 2012 we have seen an ever-growing number […]

Next Digital Privacy Salon 06/12/17: Internet of (Xmas) Things

Next Digital Privacy Salon 06/12/17: Internet of (Xmas) Things

Come and make merry at the last Salon of 2017! ‘Tis the season to be jolly and we’ll be looking at the kind of connected devices people will be giving and receiving this festive season, examining the Big Data aspects of them and seeing whether […]

CyberWayFinder Workshop

CyberWayFinder Workshop

On November 24th and 25th I’ll be running a CryptoParty/Privacy Salon type event in Brussels for the Cyber Way Finder: Women in Cybersecurity Workforce Development Program: Cyber Way Finder: Women in Cybersecurity Workforce Development Program – Cybersecurity is a growing industry in a world where continuous […]

hack.lu highlights

hack.lu highlights

I spent a great, if exhausting, few days as MC at hack.lu last week. Once again it was a great conference, providing insights about what is going on and what is possible and not always welcome. Some of the talks, such as “Queer Privacy & […]

CRYPTO-APÉRO 08/11/17

CRYPTO-APÉRO 08/11/17

CRYPTO-APÉRO is an event by SECURITYMADEIN.LU about privacy aimed at the after-work crowd. On November 8th the topic of the 2nd apero of the year will be Internet of Things and we’ll have some fun examining what some call the Internet of Shit. Event details are […]

Next Privacy Salon 07/11/17: All Hail Our Algorithmic Overlords

Next Privacy Salon 07/11/17: All Hail Our Algorithmic Overlords

In this Privacy Salon we’ll be taking a quick dive into the “Black Boxes” that increasingly control many aspects of our lives, assessing (as much as we can) their influence, and seeing what we can do to keep control in an age of “algorithmic overlords” […]

“Big Data – Who Does What With My Data?” campaign launched

“Big Data – Who Does What With My Data?” campaign launched

The new BEE SECURE campaign that I have been working on has just launched today! I worked on the overall concept, the school training programme – creating the materials and presentation, as well as activities and installations for public events and “youth houses”. Further information […]