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Members:

  • Mr. Al Shatti, Qusai
    Kuwait City, Kuwait - Deputy Chairman of Kuwait Information Technology Society
  • Mr. Appasamy, David
    Chennai, India - Executive Vice President, Sify Technologies
  • Ms. Arida, Christine
    Cairo, Egypt - Director of Telecom Planning and Services, National Telecom Regulatory Authority
  • Mr. Bajwa, Fouad
    Lahore, Pakistan – Social Entrepreneur
  • Mr. Bayramov, Ayaz
    Baku, Azerbaijan - Head of Department for International Relations and Cooperation with NGOs, Ministry of Communications and Information Technologies
  • Ms. Betancourt, Valeria
    Quito, Ecuador - Coordinator of the Communication and Information Policy Programme in Latin America, Association for Progressive Communications (APC)
  • Mr. Cancio Meliá, Jorge
    Madrid - Adviser-Deputy to the Director of Information Society Services, General Direction for the Development of the Information Society, Ministry of Industry, Tourism and Trade
  • Ms. Cavalli, Olga del Carmen
    Buenos Aires, Argentina - Adviser for Technology, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Mr. Dardailler, Daniel
    Grasse , France - Director of International Relations, World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)
  • Ms. Diop Diagne, Ndeye Maimouna
    Dakar, Senegal - Director of Information and Communication Technology (ICT), Ministry of Posts, Telecommunications and ICT
  • Mr. Disspain, Chris
    Carlton, Australia - Chief Executive Officer, AU Registry; Chair, Council of Country-Code Names
    Supporting Organization (ccNSO)
  • Mr Dengo, Manuel B
    Geneva – Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Costa Rica to the United Nations Office at Geneva
  • Ms. Dryden, Heather
    Ottawa, Canada - Senior Advisor, International Telecommunications Policy and Coordination,
    Telecommunications Policy Branch, Industry Canada
  • Mr. Echeberría, Raúl
    Montevideo, Uruguay - Executive Director/CEO, Latin America and Caribbean Internet Addresses Registry (LACNIC)
  • Ms. Fall, Coura
    Dakar, Senegal - Coordinator of GOREeTIC
  • Mr. Filip, Ondřej
    České Budějovice, Czech Republic - Chief Executive Officer of CZ.NIC
  • Mr. Folayan, Sunday
    Lagos, Nigeria - Managing Director, SKANNET
  • Mr. Galvani, Alvaro
    Brasilia, Brazil- Head, Division of Information Society, Ministry of External Relations
  • Mr. Gatete, Jean Yves
    Bujumbura, Burundi – Secretary-General, Collectif National pour le Développement Humanitaire
  • Mr. Graham, Bill
    Ottawa, Canada - Global Strategic Engagement, Internet Society (ISOC)
  • Ms. Handley, Cathy
    Chantilly, VA, United States - Executive Director for Government Affairs/Public Policy, American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN)
  • Ms. Hassan, Ayesha
    Paris, France - Senior Policy Manager, E-Business, IT, and Telecoms, Executive in charge of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) Policy, International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)
  • Mr. Hilali, Abdelaziz
    Rabat, Morocco - Professor, Institut Supérieur des Télécommunications de Rabat; President, Internet Society Morocco
  • Ms. Hofmann, Jeanette
    London, United Kingdom and Berlin, Germany - Senior Researcher, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)/Social Science Research Center Berlin
  • Mr. Jamil, Zahid U.
    Karachi, Pakistan - Senior Partner and Barrister-at-Law, Jamil and Jamil, Chairman Domain Name Dispute Resolution Centre
  • Mr. Katoh, Masanobu
    Tokyo, Japan - Corporate Vice President; President of the Law and Intellectual Property Unit and  Security Export Control Headquarters, Fujitsu Limited
  • Mr. Katundu, Michael
    Nairobi, Kenya - Assistant Director, Information Technology Communications Commission
  • Mr. Khan, Nazmul Huda
    Dhaka, Bangladesh - Secretary, Ministry of Science and Information & Communication Technology
  • Mr. Khimchenko, Igor
    Moscow, Russia – Deputy Director for Scientific, Technical and Strategy Development Department, Ministry of Telecom and Mass Communication
  • Mr. Kišonas, Valdas
    Vilnius, Lithuania - Director, Information Society Development Committee under the Ministry of Transport and Communication
  • Mr. Lau, Stephen K.M.
    Hong Kong, Adviser, HP Enterprise Services and President, Hong Kong Computer Society
  • Mr. March, Frank
    Wellington, New Zealand - Senior Specialist Advisor, Digital Development Energy and Communications Branch, Ministry of Economic Development
  • Mr. McCain, Cecil
    Kingston, Jamaica - Director of Post and Telecommunications, Office of the Prime Minister
  • Mr. Moedjiono, Sardjoeni
    Jakarta, Indonesia - Senior Adviser to the Minister of Communication and Information Technology of the Republic of Indonesia for International Relations and Digital Divide
  • Ms. Murray-Bruce, Freda Ruth
    Abuja, Nigeria - Senior Manager, Strategy & Monitoring, Nigerian Communications Commission
  • Ms. Nimpuno, Nurani
    Stockholm, Sweden - Outreach & Communications, Netnod/Autonomica
  • Dr. Padayatchy, Viv
    Port Louis, Mauritius - General Manager, Cybernaptics Limited
  • Mr. Papadatos, George
    Geneva, Switzerland - Minister-Counsellor, Permanent Mission of Greece to the United Nations Office at Geneva
  • Mr. Philippot Jean - Paul,
    Brussels, Belgium. President - European Broadcasting Union, EBU and CEO of Radio Télévision Belge de la Communauté Française (RTBF).
  • Ms. Park, Y. J.
    Delft, The Netherlands - Senior Research Fellow, Delft University of Technology
  • Ms. Piñeiro, Lorena
    Santiago, Chile - Head of International Affairs Department, Undersecretariate of Telecommunications
  • Mr. Quaynor, Nii
    Accra, Ghana - Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Network Computer Systems; President, Internet Society of Ghana
  • Mr. Riehl, Frédéric
    Bienne, Switzerland - Deputy Director, Head of International Relations Service at the Federal Office of Communications
  • Ms. Rodriguez Pereda, Katitza
    San Francisco, CA, United States – International Rights Director, Electronic Frontier Foundation
  • Mr. Seadat, Peiman
    Tehran, Iran – Deputy Director for International Specialized Agencies, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Ms. Selaimen, Graciela
    Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - Executive Coordinator, Núcleo de Pesquisas, Estudos e Formação (NUPEF)
  • Mr. Sha'ban, Charles
    Amman, Jordan - Executive Director, Regional Office, Abu-Ghazaleh Intellectual Property
  • Mr. Shanker, N. Ravi
    New Delhi, India - Joint Secretary, Government of India, Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, Department of Information Technology
  • Mr. Siganga, Waudo
    Nairobi, Kenya – Computer Society of Kenya, Chair
  • Mr. Solines Moreno, Juan Carlos
    Quito, Ecuador - Solines & Asociados Abogados, Partner; Professor of Technology & Law and Telecommunications Law, San Francisco de Quito University (USFQ)
  • Ms. Swinehart, Theresa
    Washington, DC, United States - Director, Global Internet Policy, Verizon Communications
  • Mr. Tang, Zicai
    Beijing, China - Deputy Director, Department of International Cooperation, Ministry of Industry and Information Technology
  • Ms. Taylor, Emily
    Oxford, United Kingdom - Consultant
  • Ms. Warren, Jennifer A.
    Alexandria, VA, United States - Vice President, Technology Policy & Regulation, Lockheed Martin Corporation

 

 

 

An additional member representing the media will be appointed in due course.