TAT & GIFCT E-learning session

APAC in Focus: Regional Responses to Terrorist and Violent Extremist Activity Online

24 June 2021 3pm BST

This webinar is organised in partnership with the Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism (GIFCT).

· Are you interested in learning about terrorist and violent extremist groups in the Asia-Pacific region and how these threat actors use the internet and online platforms?

· Would you like to learn more about how local and global tech platforms respond to this threat?

· Are you a tech professional interested in learning more about how your platform can adapt its counterterrorism efforts to the regional threat landscape?

For this Tech Against Terrorism & GIFCT webinar, we take a closer look at the terrorist and violent extremist threat landscape in the Asia-Pacific region and how this threat manifests online. Together with an expert panel, we will examine the risks of terrorist use of the internet specific to the region and emerging threats. We will also discuss how global and local tech companies can adapt their counterterrorism response.

As always, this webinar session will finish with a Q&A session that is open to all attendees. If you would like to sign up to this free webinar, please register with your institutionally affiliated email address – note that registration does not guarantee participation, and access to this webinar will be limited. This webinar will be held under Chatham house rules.

About our webinar series

Tech Against Terrorism and the Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism (GIFCT) are pleased to present our series of e-learning webinars for 2021. These free webinar sessions are particularly suited for tech professionals, content moderators, counterterrorism researchers, and others interested in learning more about terrorist use of technology and the internet more widely – and how to counter it.

As a participant, you will have the opportunity to engage directly with a wide range of experts, and explore practical ways to support smaller tech companies in tackling the terrorist use of the internet whilst respecting human rights. Over the course of the upcoming webinars, GIFCT and Tech Against Terrorism will convene some of the industry’s leading counterterrorism experts and practitioners, policy researchers, and tech companies’ representatives.

If you have any questions about this or future webinars, or if you would like to collaborate for future sessions, please email [email protected]