Connect via         

The Geneva Internet Platform is an initiative of the Swiss authorities operated by DiploFoundation


Leave blank for all. Otherwise, the first selected term will be the default instead of "Any".

Cyber 9/12 Student Challenge 2017


The Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP) and the Atlantic Council are hosting the third annual European Cyber 9/12 Student Challenge, on 20-21 April 2017, in Geneva., Switzerland.

UNCTAD E-commerce Week 2017


The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) will hold its annual E-commerce Week on 24-28 April 2017, at the Palais des Nations, in Geneva, Switzerland.

The event will feature multistakeholder discussions on emerging e-commerce topics and trends, in various sessions organised by UNCTAD and several other organisations.

[Briefing] Internet governance in April 2017


What were the main Internet governance updates in April, and how will they shape future developments? What can we expect in May? Join us for our next monthly briefing, on Tuesday, 25 April, for a round-up of the major global IG and digital policy developments.

Broadthinking 2017


The 2017 edition of the Broadthinking conference, organised by the European Broadcasting Union (EBU), will be held on 3-4 May, in Geneva, Switzerland.

The event will feature discussions on issues related to the convergence between Internet and broadcasting:

WSIS Forum 2017 Open Consultation Process: Final Brief


The final brief of the Open Consultation Process for the WSIS 2017 Forum will be held on 10 May 2017, at the ITU Heardquarters, in Geneva, Switzerland. 

The meeting represents the sixth and last phase of the WSIS Forum Consultation Process, after its launch on 1 September 2016. 

Global Internet of Things Summit 2017


The first Global Internet of Things Summit (GIoTS 2017) will take place on 6-9 June, in Geneva, Switzerland. The event is supported by the IoT Week of the IoT Forum, the IPv6 Forum, the IEEE 5G subcommittee, the IEEE SDN-NFV subcommittee, as well as the IEEE BiG Data technical committee.

UN Human Rights Council - 35th Session


The 35th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) will be held on 6-23 June 2017, at the Palais des Nations, in Geneva, Switzerland.

During the session, high-level discussions will be held on various human rights related issues, such as: the right to privacy, rights of persons with disabilities, rights of minorities, and rights of children.

The Human Rights Council holds three regular sessions a year, for a total of at least ten weeks. They take place in March (four weeks), June (three weeks) and September (three weeks). If one third of the Member States requests so, the Human Rights Council can decide at any time to hold a special session to address human rights violations and emergencies.


Leave blank for all. Otherwise, the first selected term will be the default instead of "Any".

Share this page

Twitter icon
Facebook icon
e-mail icon