In June 2013 shortly after the first Snowden revelations on NSA surveillance came out, I gave a keynote address to the Freedom Online Conference in Tunis. Three years later I’ve been asked to address this morning’s opening session of the Freedom Online Conference in Costa Rica. Below are the remarks I’ve written out in advance. I will update this post later with hyperlinks and revise it to reflect any impromptu changes I make during delivery.
Scott Moore, business analyst for the Scottish Improvement Service, won a Socitm scholarship to research digital public service trend in Seoul during the summer. Here he looks back on he learnt during his summer investigating the city’s digital transformation.