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Monday, 28 January, 2019 (All day) to Wednesday, 30 January, 2019 (All day)
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IGF 2019 First Open Consultations and MAG Meeting

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IGF 2019 First Open Consultations

and Multistakeholder Advisory Meeting (MAG)

28-30 January 2019

UN Office at Geneva (UNOG), Room XVI

 

AGENDA

Day 1: 28 January 2019 - Open Consultations­­­

Time

Agenda Item

10:00 - 11:00

1. Opening statements and adoption of the agenda

  1. Message from UNDESA

 

  1. Welcome by MAG Chair

 

  1. Welcome by MAG Host country Co-chair 2018 and 2019

 

  1. Presentation/Briefing by 2018 Host Country

11:00 - 12:45

 

2. Taking stock of IGF 2018 (while setting expectations for 2019)

  1. Strategic discussion on high-level statements from IGF2018 and collaboration with other organizations

 

  1. Secretariat’s summary of the inputs received to the stocktaking process concerning the programme and schedule; high-level statements by Secretary-General Guterres and President Macron

12:45 - 13:00

3. Update on IGF Trust Fund

13:00 - 15:00

Lunch  

 IGF Donors Meeting, 13:30-14:30, Room IV

15:00 - 17:00

 

(Continuation of morning session: 2. Taking stock)

c.   Comments on IGF Intersessional activities (BPFs, DCs, CENB, etc.)

 

d.   Discussion re: NRI engagements and IGF

17:00 - 18:00

4. Updates from related Internet Governance initiatives and processes, followed by open discussion on possible IGF 2019 activities/collaboration

 

Day 2: 29 January 2019 - MAG Meeting - Strategic Discussion (open to observers) 

Time

Agenda Item

10:00 - 12:00

1. Opening statements

2. Presentation by IGF 2019 Host Country

3. Taking stock of IGF 2018 (while setting expectations for 2019) – IGF logistics & programme

  1. Secretariat’s summary of the inputs received to the stocktaking process

 

  1. Comments on logistics of IGF 2018, lessons learned and suggestions for improvement

 

  1. Comments on programme (main theme, sub-themes), structure (session types, including new and innovative session types, schedule)

12:00 - 13:00

4. Discussion on strategic imperatives for the IGF (cont’d after break)

13:00 - 15:00

Lunch

Info Session on new Dynamic Coalition on DNS Issues (DC-DNSI), 13:45-14:45, Room XVI

15:00 - 16:00

4. Discussion on strategic imperatives for the IGF (cont’d)

 

16:00 - 18:00

5. Implications/Actions across IGF ecosystem

 

Day 3: 30 January 2019 - MAG Meeting (open to observers)

Time

Agenda Item

10:00 - 13:00

6. Possible approaches/general outline of overall IGF 2019 preparatory process. Shaping the programme of IGF 2019 by discussing:

  1. Results of public call for issues;

 

  1. Discussion on major policy questions, main theme/sub-themes if appropriate, possible ‘tracks’;

 

  1. Workshops and open forums, including number of sessions;

 

  1. Main sessions and main session guidelines;

 

  1. Selection criteria/timetable and mechanisms for workshops, open forums and main sessions;

13:00 - 15:00

Lunch

 NRIs Meeting, 13:30-14:50, Room XVI

15:00 - 16:00

(Continuation of morning session: 6. Shaping the programme)   

f.   Best Practice Forum (BPF), Dynamic Coalition (DC), National and Regional Initiative (NRI), Major Policy Programme: Connecting and Enabling Next Billion(s) (CENB) or new Programme, etc.;

 

g.   Ways to integrate intersessional work and outputs;

 

h.   Day 0 ‘pre-events’;

 

i.    Overall programme structure;

16:00 - 18:00

 

7. Discussion on 2019 IGF intersessional activities & NRIs

  1. Types of activities (BPFs, DCs, CENB, etc.) and outputs review

 

  1. National and Regional Initiatives (NRIs)

 

  1. Strategies for collaboration and complementarity across intersessional work

8. Any Other Business

 

Onsite Participants

Stakeholder Group: Government
Given Namesort ascending Family Name Delegation
Thomas Schneider Switzerland
Susan Chalmers United States
Samuel Ndicho Bambo Cameroon
Rudolf Gridl Germany
Roman Chukov Russian Federation
Peter Major Hungary
Paul Kenneth Charlton Canada
Nebojsa Regoje Bosnia and Herzegovina
Miguel Candia Ibarra Paraguay
Michael Ilishebo Zambia
Mark Carvell United Kingdom
Magali Esquinca GuzmÁn Mexico
Livia Walpen Switzerland
Krzysztof Szubert Poland
Jorge Cancio Switzerland
Heiki Sibul Estonia
Glavor Nataša Croatia
Daniela Broenstrup Germany
Concettina Cassa Cassa Italy
Chrystiane Roy Canada
Christine Arida Egypt
Charlotte Simões Charlotte Simões Portugal
Arnold Van Rhijn Netherlands
Ananda Khanal Nepal
Alejandro Alba Mexico
Alaa Abdalla Mahamoud Ali Sudan
Stakeholder Group: Civil Society
Given Namesort ascending Family Name Organization
Yu Chen Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications
Xiaofeng Tao Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications
Sorina Teleanu SEEDIG
Sandra Hoferichter EuroDIG
Norbert Bollow Just Net Coalition
Maria Paz Canales Loebel Derechos Digitales
Lianna Galstyan ISOC Armenia
Jutta Croll Stiftung Digitale Chancen
Juliana Harsianti Global Voices
Chenai Chair Research ICT Africa
Carlos Alberto Afonso Instituto Nupef
Antoine Vergne Missions Publiques
Adama Jallow Give1 Project Gambia
Stakeholder Group: Private Sector
Given Namesort ascending Family Name Organization
Wouterus De Natris De Natris Consult
Wim Degezelle Consultant
Timea Suto ICC BASIS
Rajesh Chharia Internet Service Providers Association of India
Paul Rowney AfICTA
Nikolis Smith Verisign
Melinda Clem Afilias
Mary Rose Rontal Womenpowered Digital
Mamadou Lo Credit Agricole Bank Senegal
Kenta Mochizuki Mercari, Inc.
June Parris Halaqah Media
Jennifer Chung DotAsia Organisation
James Prendergast The Galway Strategy Group
Elena Perotti WAN-IFRA
Dennis Tan VeriSign
Benjamin Wallis Microsoft
Stakeholder Group: Intergovernmental Organization
Given Namesort ascending Family Name Organization
Victor Owade WIPO
Valentina Scialpi European Commission
Rajendra Banepali United Nations Information Centre
Paolo Lanteri WIPO
Koffi Fabrice Djossou African Union Commission
Jiayi Wang IGF Secretariat
Charlotte Spencer WIPO
Beat Häring EuroDIG Support Association
Stakeholder Group: Technical Community
Given Namesort ascending Family Name Organization
Vera Major ICANN
Veni Markovski ICANN
Silvia Cadena APNIC Foundation
Raquel Gatto Internet Society
Peter Koch DENIC eG
Nigel Hickson Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers
Mary Uduma Nigeria Internet Governace Forum
Lynn St.amour UN IGF MAG Chair & CEO Internet Matters
Lucien Castex Internet Society France
Laurent Ferrali ICANN
Israel Rosas Internet Society
Christopher Buckridge RIPE NCC
Afi Edoh MAG Member
Stakeholder Group: Press/Media
Given Namesort ascending Family Name Organization
Giacomo Mazzone EBU-UER

Online Participants

Stakeholder Group: Government
Given Namesort ascending Family Name Delegation
Tichafa Rixon Mujuru Zimbabwe
Theodor Beutel Germany
Susan Chalmers United States
SANDY KARYNA PALMA R Honduras
Samuel NDICHO BAMBO Cameroon
Ricardo Perez Argentina
R D Asanka Wishwanath Ariyapala Sri Lanka
OUMIE SAINE SAINE Gambia
María Alejandra Erramuspe Uruguay
Lydienne Nathalie NTOGUE Cameroon
Luis Soria Ecuador
Livia Walpen Switzerland
Krzysztof Szubert Poland
Frans van Aardt South Africa
Francisco Casaccia Paraguay
DIANA ALICIA GARFIAS SORIANO Mexico
Concettina Cassa Italy
Benjz Gerard Sevilla Philippines
Arnold van Rhijn Netherlands
Ananda Raj Khanal Nepal
ANA BAPTISTA Portugal
alaa ali Sudan
Stakeholder Group: Technical Community
Given Namesort ascending Family Name Organization
YU CHEN Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications
Veni Markovski ICANN
Tian Luo China IGF
Samantha Dickinson Lingua Synaptica
Omo Oaiya WACREN
Oluwaseun Sanjo Ajani INTERNET SOCIETY [email protected]
Nizar Mohamed Nazar Lanka Software Foundation
MIRIAM SERRATO CISCO
Mary Uduma Nigeria Internet Governace Forum
Marco Ortega Senplades
Lucien M. CASTEX ISOC
Jennifer Chung DotAsia Organisation
James Berriman Hillside (Technology) Limited
Hosein Badran Consultant
Flavio Wagner CGI.br
Edmon Chung DotAsia Organisation
Diego Canabarro NIC.br / CGI.br
Diana Gómez Federal Telecommunications Institute
Christopher H Adams Christopher H Adams C Henry Adams
BIRARDA CARINA CSIRT Centro de Ciberseguridad de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires Argentina
Bhavin Faldu ISOC
Alexander Isavnin RosKomSvoboda
Akter Umma Tamzida Race Online Ltd
Afi Edoh E-hub and Afrotribune
Abdulkarim Oloyede University of Ilorin
Stakeholder Group: Private Sector
Given Namesort ascending Family Name Organization
Yong Liu Vivedu
Vincenzo Puliatti ITSYN Srl
Vicente Calag UP Mindanao
Timea Suto ICC BASIS
Susan Mohr CenturyLink
Roberto Gaetano Public Interest Registry
Rahul Dev M JSS Law College
Peace Adeleye Kenna Partners
Pablo Bello ASIET
Michael Nelson Cloudflare
Melinda Clem Afilias
Mary Rose Ofianga Womenpowered Digital
Marilyn Cade ICT Strategies - mCADE llc
MARIE ANTOINETTE CALVEZ MCGI
Kenta Mochizuki Mercari, Inc.
Kayode Oyeyemi AfICTA-Africa ICT Alliance
John Poole DomainMondo.com
Jim Prendergast The Galway Strategy Group
Desiree Miloshevic Afilias plc
Christoph Steck Telefónica
Berry Cobb BAC in Black Consulting
Ben Wallis Microsoft
Andrés Sastre ASIET
Stakeholder Group: Civil Society
Given Namesort ascending Family Name Organization
Xiaobo Yang CyberSecurity Association of China
Syuzan Marukhyan ARISC/UFSD
Sivasubramanian Muthusamy Internet Society India Chennai
Shreedeep Rayamajhi RayZnews
Sandra Hoferichter EuroDIG
SALYOU FANNY ACSIS IVORY COAST
Qiaoyi Fang Duke university
Phillips Dustin ICANNWiki
Peter Taiwo Akinremi African Civil Society for Information Society (ACSIS)
Paul Rowney ISOC Namibia
Niklas Sievers Humboldt University Berlin / WZB Berlin Social Science Center
Ndum vianney Forewah Community Participation in Sustainable Development (COMPSUDEV) Cameroon
Nanghaka Daniel Khauka ILICIT Africa
Monika Ermert eLance journalist
Mohammad Abdul Haque Bangladesh Internet Governance Forum
Michelle Ribeiro e Silva Kings College London
Mehar Gujral Association for Progressive Communications
MD HABIBULLAH Habib Individual Consultancy
Mariia Avdieieva European Expert Association
mariann unterluggauer netaffair
Margaret Warthon KU Leuven
Lianna Galstyan ISOC Armenia
Kouami Olevie INTIC4DEV/AFRALO
Julián Casasbuenas G. Colnodo
Joyce Claudia Choo SUARAM (Suara Rakyat Malaysia)
Jeremy Malcolm Prostasia Foundation
ISSAKHA DOUD-BANE KHOUZEIFI ISOC CHAD
Helani Galpaya LIRNEasia
Grigori Saghyan Internet Society NGO (ISOC Armenia)
Gnanajeyaraman Rajaram SBM COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY
Garland McCoy Technology Education Institute
Farzaneh Badii Internet Governance Project
Ethan Sweet Internet Society [email protected]
Diólia Graziano Independent Researcher
David NG eHelp Association
Chris Prince Udochukwu Njoku RICTHE Africa (Researchers on ICTs in Education in Africa)
Chimi Wangmo Gyalpozhing College of Information Technology
Chibuzor Njoku Chibuzor Njoku INTERNET SOCIETY [email protected]
Chenai Chair Research ICT Africa
Carlos Alberto Afonso Instituto Nupef
Bruna Santos Coding Rights
BAUDOUIN SCHOMBE Forum National sur la Gouvernance de l'Internet
Bakhit Amine Adoum IGF Chad
Artur Serra i2cat Foundation
Arsene Tungali Rudi International
Anriette Esterhuysen Association for Progressive Communications
ANAND MOHANDAS RECOVERYGOD.COM
Amrita Choudhury CCAOI
Agita Pasaribu UN-Youth IGF Indonesia
Adam Burns free2air / netCommons
Abdeldjalil Bachar Bong HOUSE OF AFRICA
Stakeholder Group: Intergovernmental Organizations
Given Namesort ascending Family Name Organization
Wisdom Kwasi Donkor Africa Open Data and Internet Research Foundation
WaiMin Kwok UN DESA
Mirna El Hajj Barbar United Nations-ESCWA
Makane Faye African Union
Luis Bobo IGF Secretariat
Banepali Rajendra United Nations Information Centre
Anja Gengo IGF

Contact Information

United Nations
Secretariat of the Internet Governance Forum (IGF)

Villa Le Bocage
Palais des Nations,
CH-1211 Geneva 10
Switzerland

igf [at] un [dot] org
+41 (0) 229 173 411