BigBrotherAwards 2016 – Livestream (German)

The event will be all in German, but we will be providing live English interpretation here on the page. To follow the gala in English, start the video player above, mute its sound and play the English audio from the extra player below. If the audio player won’t start, please reload this page. Watch the BigBrotherAwards 2016 here – The stream will be live from 17:45 local time (15:45 UTC).

Rena Tangens & padeluun Digitalcourage e.V., Sönke Hilbrans Deutsche Vereinigung für Datenschutz e.V., Frank Rosengart Chaos Computer Club e.V., Prof. Dr. Peter Wedde, Dr. Rolf Gössner Internationale Liga für Menschenrechte e.V.

Guest laudator: Former Federal Minister for Justice, Sabine Leutheusser-Schnarrenberger

The BigBrotherAwards highlight privacy and data protection offenders in business and politics, they have consequently been called “Oscars for data leeches” by the French paper Le Monde. BigBrotherAwards are an international project. 19 countries have so far given these awards for dubious practices.