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

Online Participants

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

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