Pirate Parties International – General Assembly in Paris

Pirate Parties International – General Assembly in Paris

The next General Assembly of the International Pirate Party will take place in Paris on the 12-13 April 2014. Also taking place at the same time, is an Open Space conference under the topic: Emerging Issues for the Global Society. Acoording to the PPI statues a General Assembly is the organisation’s highest organ and can therefore make desicions concerning new members and the board as […]

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Brussels Calling: A Significant Moment in the History of Pirate Movement

Brussels Calling: A Significant Moment in the History of Pirate Movement

The Largest International Conference in Pirate History will be held this week in Brussels! More than 300 Pirates from 22 countries, even a few from outside Europe, have registered for the founding of the European Pirate Party (PPEU). The founding will take place at the “European Internet Governance and Beyond” Conference in the European Parliament, at the heart of Europe. A historic and symbolic event, […]

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ThinkTwice – A Conference That Formed Connections

ThinkTwice – A Conference That Formed Connections

The ThinkTwice Conference was PPI’s first outside of their regular general assembly. This allowed them to focus purely on strengthening the bonds within the Pirate movement. The conference was organized to “bridge Pirates, NGO’s and Academics”. There were not many NGO’s and Academics attending but a few made it to the conference. The conference took place in Frankfurt, Germany and there was thirty seven speakers […]

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PPI’s Thinktwice Conference – AFK but Streamed Live

PPI’s Thinktwice Conference – AFK but Streamed Live

PPI’s first international conference, outside their annual meetings, has been named the “ThinkTwice” conference and will take place this weekend (21-22 February) in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. The motto of the conference is “Away from Keyboard” and the aim with this conference is to: “bridge […] the worlds of the Pirate Parties, Academia and NGO to foster a mutual exchange on ideas and experiences that […]

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ThinkTwice Conference 2014 – Away from Keyboard

ThinkTwice Conference 2014 – Away from Keyboard

On  22 and 23  February 2014, Pirate Parties international (PPI) will be organising its first international ThinkTwice conference. For this first conference the tag line is “Away from Keyboard”. The event will take place in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. The aim of the conference is to bridge the gap between the worlds of the Pirate Parties, Academia and NGO’s. So this is not to be confused […]

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Here Comes the European Pirate Party

Here Comes the European Pirate Party

At the latest conference held on 27-28 July 2013 in Warsaw, Poland the European Pirates have finalized the preparation process for the foundation of the European Pirate Party. The Conference of PPEU in Warsaw, as part of the establishment of the European Pirate Party, was the last of the Conferences that started after the Declaration of Prague nearly one and half year ago. The work […]

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Young Pirates of Europe Has Been Founded

Young Pirates of Europe Has Been Founded

Today the international organization Young Pirates of Europe (YPE) was founded by its eight founding members: the Young Pirates of Sweden, Finland, France, Luxembourg, Germany, Flanders, Norway and Belarus. The reason a European organization instead of an international one is because they are not aware of any youth organizations outside Europe (please comment if you know any) but also to receive funding from the European Parliament. […]

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Internet and Social Media as Tools of Freedom

Internet and Social Media as Tools of Freedom

On 18 June 2013 a joint conference titled  “Internet and Social Media as Tools of Freedom” was organized by MEPs Pawel Zalewski (EPP) and Amelia Andersdotter (Greens/EFA). The aim of the conference was to discuss the role of the Internet and social media in revolutions for building civil societies. The conference was held as a two hour panel debate with the help of several invited […]

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Spanish Pirate Confederation attends Democratic Organizations Congress in Salamanca

Spanish Pirate Confederation attends Democratic Organizations Congress in Salamanca

On 10 – 11 May 2013, the first Democratic Organizations Congress took place in Salamanca, hosted and coordinated by USAL students who are members of the oldest University in Spain.

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PPI Conference in Kazan, Russia

PPI Conference in Kazan, Russia

20 – 21 April 2013 – Pirate Parties International will be holding their annual conference in Karzan

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