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WSIS TalkX (World Summit on the Information Society Conversations)

World Summit on the Information Society Stakeholders

The WSIS TalkX is a platform, both virtual and physical, dedicated to sharing experiences and inspirational stories about ICTs for development. It is a part of special initiatives of the World Summit on the Information Society process and discusses the implementation of the WSIS Action Lines by stakeholders all over the world. The WSIS TalkX was initiated during the WSIS Forum 2019 and at the request of stakeholders as a continuous virtual series since April 2020. More than 50 physical and virtual sessions have been conducted so far, and are being adapted to podcasts and available to listen and download. Since April 2020, the WSIS TalkX have been conducted in a virtual format where WSIS stakeholders have highlighted their linkages with the WSIS Action Lines and SDGs, in particular, in relation to the global response to COVID-19. The interactive talk series is also an opportunity to hear from the globally recognized WSIS Prizes awardees, as well as from the partners of the WSIS Forum.
Episodes
WSIS TalkX 2021: ICTs for Inclusive, Resilient and Sustainable Societies and Economies (Ambassadors)December 23, 2021 Episode artwork WSIS TalkX 2021: New Technologies and Innovations for Ocean DevelopmentDecember 23, 2021 Episode artwork WSIS Forum 2020: High-Level Opening Ceremony of the Virtual WSIS Forum 2020 Workshops and Special TracksJuly 14, 2020 Episode artwork 5G Technology for COVID-19 Prevention and ControlJune 18, 2020 Episode artwork Ensuring quality higher education during public emergencies: Chinese Universities' e-learning capacity building experience in coping with COVID-19June 16, 2020 Episode artwork Expanding mobile internet use during Covid-19 and beyondJune 09, 2020 Episode artwork Ensuring women's safety online amidst COVID-19 and beyondJune 04, 2020 Episode artwork Women Engineers and Entrepreneurs: Challenges and Opportunities while facing lockdownMay 26, 2020 Episode artwork The Indian School where students with visual impairment thrive in learning despite lockdownMay 21, 2020 Episode artwork Protecting Older, Vulnerable Populations in the COVID-19 Era: Scaling Technology SolutionsMay 19, 2020 Episode artwork Tips and Tools for Securing a Remote WorkforceMay 14, 2020 Episode artwork Tech and Trafficking in Persons during COVID-19 and beyondMay 12, 2020 Episode artwork The importance of low tech internet lifelines in times of crisisMay 05, 2020 Episode artwork The Threat of Social Isolation in Older Vulnerable Populations: Enabling Human Connection Through Technology During COVID-19April 30, 2020 Episode artwork Drones and COVID-19: How do these applications help and do these applications make any sense?April 28, 2020 Episode artwork The Role of Information, Journalism and Media in Countering COVID-19April 21, 2020 Episode artwork Universal Design and Social Innovation during the COVID-19 PandemicApril 17, 2020 Episode artwork Free Application and Scientific Resources to track COVID-19April 09, 2020 Episode artwork Cybersecurity: Online Educational Resources and Child Online Protection during COVID-19April 07, 2020 Episode artwork WSIS Forum 2019: Open Space TalkX on EnvironmentMarch 23, 2020 Episode artwork WSIS Forum 2019: Open Space TalkX on SportMarch 23, 2020 Episode artwork WSIS Forum 2019: Open Space TalkX on E-HealthMarch 23, 2020 Episode artwork WSIS Forum 2019: Open Space TalkX on E-CommerceMarch 23, 2020 Episode artwork WSIS Forum 2019: Open Space TalkX on Assistive TechnologiesMarch 23, 2020 Episode artwork WSIS Forum 2019: Open Space TalkX on CybersecurityMarch 23, 2020 Episode artwork