[AfrICANN-discuss] THE FUTURE OF INTERNET GOVERNANCE AFTER DUBAI:
ARE WE HEADING TO A FEDERATED INTERNET?
pdandjinou at gmail.com
Thu May 23 12:25:26 SAST 2013
We might need to have this kind of debates in our African fora as well?
Columbia Institute for Tele-Information (CITI)
THE FUTURE OF INTERNET GOVERNANCE AFTER DUBAI: ARE WE HEADING TO A
20 June 2013
Columbia University, New York
To register please visit:
The purpose of this conference is to assemble representatives of different
stakeholders in order to launch a discussion of potential scenarios of the
future of internet governance:
· Do we need to move to a different approach of Internet governance?
· What are the geopolitical issues of Internet governance?
· How can the multi-stakeholder approach be improved?
· What is the future of role of the ITU?
· Should ICANN be reformed?
· Should governments assume a more pro-active role?
Among the speakers participating:
· Eli Noam, Professor – Columbia Business School (confirmed)
· Anne Carblanc, Principal Administrator in the Information Computer
and Communications Policy Division - OECD (confirmed)
· Dr. Hamadoun Tourè, Secretary General - ITU (confirmed)
· Aparna Sridhar, Policy Counsel – Google (confirmed)
· Christopher Yoo, Professor - University of Pennsylvania (confirmed)
· Esther Dyson, Chairman - EDventures Holding (confirmed)
· William Hearmon, Head – Africa Broadband Forum (confirmed)
· Musab Abdulla, Telecommunications Regulatory Authority-Bahrain
· Richard Hill, President - Association for Proper Internet Governance
(confirmed by webex)
· Robert Pepper, VP Public Policy - Cisco (invited)
· Larry Strickling, Assistant Secretary - NTIA (invited)
· Lorenzo Pupillo, Executive Director Public and Regulatory, Telecom
· Jamie Hedlund, VP- Stakeholder Engagement - ICANN (invited)
· Bertrand de la Chapelle, International Diplomatic Academy, Paris
(confirmed via webex)
· Wolfgang Kleinwachter, University of Aarhus (confirmed via webex)
the registration is here: http://citifederatedinternet.eventbrite.com/
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