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Digital Security Conference: Privacy in the Age of Surveillance

The conference is organized to shed light on issues of digital privacy in Palestine. It covers issues of digital security and digital privacy in Palestine and tackles them. In its sessions, different topics targeting multiple groups are raised by hosting specialists and technicians to talk about these issues. The conference sessions cover a variety of topics, such as digital security for adolescents and youth, the future of privacy in light of the rapid technological development, digital safety and security for women, prevention of digital attacks on human rights defenders and journalists, in addition to other events.




Speakers / Facilitators

9:30 - 10:00



10:00 - 10:30

Welcoming and opening remarks

Nevine Abu Rahmoun, a member of the administrative board of the campaign (Hamla) center.

Dean of the Faculty of Media, Dr. Hanadi Dwaikat

10:30 - 11:30

Palestinian youth in the digital space: How will our privacy look like in the future

Thaer Thabit, Rama Salahat, Dr. Omar Abu Arqoub

Facilitator: Dr. Said Abu Mualla

11:30 - 11:45

Inspiring Figure

Dr. Mustafa Jarrar

11:45 - 12:00


Coffee Break

12:00 - 13:00

How do we make the digital space a safe place for Palestinian women?

Maha Zaghari, Raya Sharpeen, Enas Marjieh

Facilitator: Catherine Abu Amsha

13:00 - 13:15


Coffee Break

13:15 - 14:15

Invisible threats of digital warfare and civil society defence strategies

Muhammad Al-Maskati, Ahmed Bakr, Fatin Alwan, Akram Jariri,

Facilitator: Ahmed Al-Qadhi

14:15 - 16:00


Lunch meal