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 ====== London ====== ====== London ======
  
-===== CryptoPartyLDN presents... ÆNIGMA ​=====+===== Biometrics: one measure to rule them all =====
  
-==== 21.2.19 ==== +{{ 2019-04-30_cryptoparty_london_poster_v0.jpg?​nolink&​600 |}}
-=== FT. SILVERLINING ===+
  
-== + THETA PHASE ==+^Date^Time^Location^Entry^ 
 +|Tuesday 30th April 2019|630pm till late|JuJu'​s Bar and Stage, 15 Hanbury St, London, E1 6QR|**FREE**|
  
-{{ ::​feb_2019_poster.jpeg?​nolink&​600 |}}+This month'​s edition of CryptoParty London will include a special mix of talks and workshops, with talks on biometrics and its use across an increasing number of sectors, as well as electronic music and crypto-themed cocktails.
  
-^Date^Time^Location^Entry +A technology based on capturing ​and measuring particular traits of our bodiesfor its very nature biometrics can raise serious concerns in terms of privacy and human rights.
-|Thursday 21st February 2019|JuJu'​s Bar and Stage15 Hanbury St, London, E1 6QR|FREE|+
  
-[[https://​twitter.com/​CryptoPartyLDN|@CryptoPartyLDN]] presents ÆNIGMA.+We will also have an update talk on the case of Julian Assange, and its ramifications in terms of human rights and freedom of the press.
  
-When: **Thursday 21st February 20197pm**+Come for the talks and stay for an amazing series of privacy self-defence workshops. Learn how to use privacy enhancing applications tofor instance, improve the security of your online communications and safely browse the internet.
  
-At:​[[http://​jujusbarandstage.com/|Juju'​s ​Bar and Stage]] ​in Shoreditch.+Join us from around 6pm with talks kicking off at 630pm sharpWe'll be hosted by awesome ​Juju'sin East London. Free entrance, all welcome, no registration needed.
  
-** Ft. [[https://​soundcloud.com/​silverlining-dubs|Silverlining]] ​[[https://​soundcloud.com/​thetaphase/​|THETA PHASE]] **+==== Talks Q&A ====
  
-=== +^Time^Speaker^Talk^Description^ 
-Digital ​privacy ​cryptobar +|630pm|[[https://​twitter.com/​carlynyst|Carly Kind]]|Biometric technologies,​ NGOs, and humanitarian interventions - talk + Q&​A|With the numbers of refugees and asylum seekers continually growing, and international foreign aid shrinking, humanitarian and refugee assistance organisations are under more pressure than ever to improve the accuracy and effectiveness of their interventions. Biometric technologies are being touted as a solution to this problem, accompanied by claims that they can decrease fraud and establish the veracity of asylum claims. But a critical analysis of biometrics show that such claims are overblown, and are often outweighed by the significant negative implications of biometrics for individual ​privacy ​and autonomy. Carly will explore some of these issues with reference to a 2018 review she produced with The Engine Room for Oxfam on the use of biometrics in the humanitarian sector.|
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-Anonymity swap shop +
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-CryptoParty cocktails +
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-Share + sign GPG keys +
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-CryptoParty London ​is always free and always open to everyone.+|700pm|[[https://​twitter.com/​g__ferris|Griff Ferris]]|The State of Biometrics |Do you know how the government ​is using your biometrics to track and identify you? Find out how several police forces across the UK have been targeting and tracking people using their facial biometrics, and a what happened when a government department took hundreds of thousands of people'​s voice biometrics over the phone without their knowledge - and how hundreds of thousands reasserted their right to privacy.|
  
-Thanks to: [[https://bigbrotherwatch.org.uk/|Big Brother Watch]] + [[http://​jujusbarandstage.com/​|Juju's Bar and Stage]].+|715pm|[[https://twitter.com/NielsLadefoged|Niels Ladefoged]]|Updates on the case of Julian Assange|An update talk about Julian Assange, following his eviction from the Ecuadorean embassy ​and his arrest by the UK policeThe talk will reconstruct the recent developments of the case and will explore some of the worrying implications that this may have in terms of freedom of the press and human rights.|
  
 +  * Carly Kind is an independent consultant on technology policy and human rights, and advises NGOs and international organisations on issues related to privacy, data governance, and internet regulation.
  
 +  * Griff Ferris is Legal and Policy Officer at [[https://​bigbrotherwatch.org.uk/​|Big Brother Watch]]. He investigates and challenges infringements of human rights and oppression by the state, police and private companies.
  
 +  * Niels Ladefoged is a journalist and an award winning documentary film-maker. He directs and produces thought provoking independent documentary film and video journalism.
  
 +==== Workshops ====
 +
 +Workshops will run in parallel, starting around 730pm.
 +
 +^Trainer^Workshop^Description^
 +|[[https://​twitter.com/​spyblog|SpyBlog]]|Biometrics on SmartPhones| If, when and how to turn off Biometrics on your SmartPhone - Fingerprints,​ Facial Recognition and Accelerometers|
 +|[[https://​twitter.com/​gouttegd/​|Damien]]|Encrypted communications|Want to communicate securely? Learn here how to use simple encrypted comms tools like Signal for messaging, voice and video calls, and small file sharing; plus why and how to use more challenging PGP email encryption.|
 +|[[https://​twitter.com/​justinecourty/​|Justine]]|Biometrics under the hood|How biometrics work from a technical point of view. A brief summary and high-level view of the maths, and an actual demo (live-coding included!) using a facial recognition model. How your face (or other biometric) is reduced to a mathematical representation and how it's then used to compare to others so as to detect you. Power and limitations.|
  
 ===== About ===== ===== About =====
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 To try the programs and apps at the CryptoParty bring your laptop or smartphone. To try the programs and apps at the CryptoParty bring your laptop or smartphone.
 +
 +==== Booklet and Posters ====
 +
 +You can download our introductory booklet and poster artwork from  [[https://​gitlab.com/​cryptopartyldn]]
 +
 +[[https://​gitlab.com/​cryptopartyldn/​booklet/​blob/​master/​booklet.pdf | CryptoPartyLDN the definitive(?​!) guide]] (.pdf)
  
 ===== Past events ===== ===== Past events =====
    
-^Date^Title^Video^Slides^ +^ Date                                          ^ Title                                            ^ Video                                                  ^ Slides ​ ^ 
-|[[:​london?​rev=1548633411|29 January 2019]]|Digital Detox||| +| [[:​london?​rev=1554844092|26 March 2019]] ​  | Who targets you?                                                                                                            ||| 
-|[[:​london?​rev=1545123136|18 December 2018]]|Merry Cryptmas||| +| [[:​london?​rev=1550585422|21 February 2019]] ​  | ÆNIGMA ​                                                                                                           ||| 
-|[[:​london?​rev=1542886716|20 November 2018]]|Privacy 2028 (at FreeWord)|[[https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=kDl18dlitWs|Video]]|| +| [[:​london?​rev=1548633411|29 January 2019]] ​   | Digital Detox                                                                                                     ​||| 
-|[[:​london?​rev=1539716109|19 October 2018]]|The Truth Is Out There (at the Logan Symposium)|[[https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=QW3UwwjuX1U|Video]]|| +| [[:​london?​rev=1545123136|18 December 2018]] ​  ​| Merry Cryptmas ​                                                                                                   ||| 
-|[[:​london?​rev=1537624334|25 September 2018]]|One Year of CryptoPartyLDN||| +| [[:​london?​rev=1542886716|20 November 2018]] ​  ​| Privacy 2028 (at FreeWord) ​                      ​| [[https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=kDl18dlitWs|Video]] ​          ​|| 
-|[[:​london?​rev=1534594867|16 July 2018]]|Recognition!||| +| [[:​london?​rev=1539716109|19 October 2018]] ​   | The Truth Is Out There (at the Logan Symposium) ​ | [[https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=QW3UwwjuX1U|Video]] ​          ​|| 
-|[[:​london?​rev=1529505444|19 June 2018]]|Password not allowed|[[https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=0z_LJqbfx9o|Video]]|| +| [[:​london?​rev=1537624334|25 September 2018]] ​ | One Year of CryptoPartyLDN ​                                                                                       ||| 
-|[[:​london?​rev=1525254193|1 May 2018]]|People of the world, encrypt!||| +| [[:​london?​rev=1534594867|16 July 2018]] ​      ​| Recognition! ​                                                                                                     ||| 
-|[[:​london?​rev=1522255136|29 March 2018]]|You won't believe what happens next||| +| [[:​london?​rev=1529505444|19 June 2018]] ​      ​| Password not allowed ​                            ​| [[https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=0z_LJqbfx9o|Video]] ​          ​|| 
-|[[:​london?​rev=1519048545|20 February 2018]]|Crypto means CryptoParty|[[https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=IVvuSxJY3-Y|Video]]|| +| [[:​london?​rev=1525254193|1 May 2018]] ​        ​| People of the world, encrypt! ​                                                                                    ​||| 
-|[[:​london?​rev=1516958945|25 January 2018]]|Seize the means of encryption||| +| [[:​london?​rev=1522255136|29 March 2018]] ​     | You won't believe what happens next                                                                               ​||| 
-|[[:​london?​rev=1513615891|18 December 2017]]|||| +| [[:​london?​rev=1519048545|20 February 2018]] ​  ​| Crypto means CryptoParty ​                        ​| [[https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=IVvuSxJY3-Y|Video]] ​          ​|| 
-|[[:​london?​rev=1510229383|10 November 2017]]|More CryptoParty than ever (at the Glass Room)||| +| [[:​london?​rev=1516958945|25 January 2018]] ​   | Seize the means of encryption ​                                                                                    ​||| 
-|[[:​london?​rev=1508077969|16 October 2017]]|||| +| [[:​london?​rev=1513615891|18 December 2017]] ​                                                                                                                     |||| 
-|[[:​london?​rev=1505219916|11 September 2017]]||||+| [[:​london?​rev=1510229383|10 November 2017]] ​  ​| More CryptoParty than ever (at the Glass Room)                                                                    ||| 
 +| [[:​london?​rev=1508077969|16 October 2017]] ​                                                                                                                      ​|||| 
 +| [[:​london?​rev=1505219916|11 September 2017]] ​                                                                                                                    ​||||
  
  
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 |Twitter|[[https://​twitter.com/​fnstudio|Fabio:​ @fnstudio]]| |Twitter|[[https://​twitter.com/​fnstudio|Fabio:​ @fnstudio]]|
 |Twitter|[[https://​twitter.com/​silkiecarlo|Silkie:​ @silkiecarlo]]| |Twitter|[[https://​twitter.com/​silkiecarlo|Silkie:​ @silkiecarlo]]|
-|Email|<​silkie.carlo@bigbrotherwatch.org.uk>​ ([[https://pgp.mit.edu/pks/lookup?​op=get&​search=0x8C5394E5C29C45AF|PGP key here]])|+|Twitter|[[https://​twitter.com/​SpyBlog|SpyBlog:​ @SpyBlog]]| 
 +|Email|<​silkie.carlo@bigbrotherwatch.org.uk>​ ([[https://pastebin.com/cfwHqmCE|PGP key here]])|
 |Email|<​me@fabionatali.com>​ ([[https://​fabionatali.com/​267DC236.asc|PGP key here]])| |Email|<​me@fabionatali.com>​ ([[https://​fabionatali.com/​267DC236.asc|PGP key here]])|
 +|Wiki page|[[https://​CryptoParty.in/​London]]|