IGF 2021 received Day 0 Events proposals

Below is the list of Day 0 Event proposals, received in a response to the IGF 2021 call for sessions. These proposals were cleared against the basic entry criteria of the IGF and are currently under detailed evaluation for possible inclusion in the IGF 2021 programme. It is expected that the final list of all accepted sessions will be announced shortly after the 2nd IGF 2021 Open Consultations and MAG Meeting, 22-23 and 30 June.

ID Organization Title
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International Federation for Information Processing
Elisabeth Schauermann, German Informatics Society, Civil Society, WEOG Anthony Wong, IFIP, Technical Community, Asia-Pacific

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #2 IFIP 60th Anniversary: Future of Information Processing
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GigaNet
Roxana Radu, Graduate Institute Geneva, Academia, Western Europe
Ioana Stupariu, Central European University, Academia, Eastern Europe
Alison Gillwald, Research ICT Africa and University of Cape Town, civil society and academia, Africa
Dmitry Epstein, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, academia, Middle East
Elinor Carmi, LIverpool University, academia, Western Europe
Courtney Radsch, Commitee to Protect Journalists, civil society, United States

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #3 GigaNet Annual Symposium 2021
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Alejandra Prieto, Senior Manager of Fellowships, Internet Society 

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #11 Internet Society’s Collaborative Leadership Exchange
14

University College London - Department of Science, Technology, Engineering and Public Policy (STEaPP)
Siddhant Chatterjee, University College London (UCL), Academic

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #14 Exploring Co-Regulatory Mechanisms on Platform Governance in the Indian Policy Context
15

Dynamic Coalition on Internet Standards, safety and security
DC-ISSS chairs and coordinators: Ms. Janice Richardson, Insight SA, civil society, Australia Mr. Raymond Mamattah, EGIGFA, education, Nigeria Ms. Mallory Knodel, Center for Democracy & Technology, civil society, United States Mr. Yurii Kargapolov, Ukrainian Numbering, Naming and Addressing Operation Center, technical community, Ukraine Ms. Lim, May Ann, Public Policy Analyst, private sector, Singapore Mr. Gustavo Ortega, Senior Security Engineer, private sector, Costa Rica Mr. Wout de Natris, Coordinator DC-ISSS, Private sector, The Netherlands Mr. Mark Carvell, senior policy advisor DC-ISSS, private sector, United Kingdom Mr. Savyo Morais, Instituto Federal de Educação, academia/technical community, Brazil Ms. Yung-Chi Chen, assistant research fellow, academia, Asia Pacific region

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #15 Closing the gap between the theory of digital security and the practice of insecurity
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Institute for Internet & the Just Society, Berlin
Name(s): Research Program on Digital Constitutionalism
Organisational Affiliation(s): Institute for Internet & the Just Society
Stakeholder: Civil Society

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #17 Constitutionalising the Digital Frontier: Past, Present, and Future
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LACTLD
Rocío de la Fuente, LACTLD, Technical Community, Latin American and Caribbean Group (GRULAC)

Paula Oteguy, LACNIC, Technical Community, Latin American and Caribbean Group (GRULAC)

Kevon Swift, LACNIC, Technical Community, Latin American and Caribbean Group (GRULAC)

Carolina Aguerre, Center for the Study of Technology and Society (CETyS), Academia, Latin American and Caribbean Group (GRULAC)

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #18 IGF LAC Space
21

UNESCO
Xianhong Hu, UNESCO, Intergovernmental Institution

Karen Landa, UNESCO, Intergovernmental Institution

Co-organizers:  Information for All  Programme (IFAP), German Commission for UNESCO, Council of Europe, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), Association of Progressive Communications, The Internet Society, Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), CETIC.br, Missions  Publiques, Global Network Initiative (GNI), Global Forum for Media Development (GFMD). 

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #21 Advancing  Internet Universality ROAM  principles  and  Indicators (IUIs) for the Internet United 
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UNESCO
Dafna Feinholz, Chief of Section, Bioethics and Ethics of Science Section, Social and Human Sciences Sector, UNESCO

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #26 Ensuring Diversity in the AI World
31

Commercial Law Development Program
Joe Gattuso, Commercial Law Development Program

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #31 Pre-Conference Seminar for CLDP Supported Participants
33

Microsoft and NetMission
Jacqueline Beauchere, Microsoft, Private Sector, North America Jenna Fung, NetMission, Civil Society, Asia Jim Prendergast, The Galway Strategy Group, Private Sector, North America Janice Richardson, Expert to the Council of Europe (EMEA), Director/International Advisor at Insight SA., Civil Society, Western Europe Larry Magid, ConnectSafely.org, Media, North America

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #33 Youth Perspectives on Digital Civility
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Korea Internet & Security Agency(KISA)
SHI YOUNG CHANG, Deputy General Researcher, Korea Internet & Security Agency(KISA) / .KR ccTLD registry
Leonid Todorov, GM, Asia Pacific Top Level Domain Association(APTLD)

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #37 APAC Collaborative Governance for Better Connectivity
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Kaspersky
• Anastasiya Kazakova, Kaspersky (Eastern European Group)
• Pierre Delcher, Kaspersky (Western European Group)
• Vladimir Radunović, DiploFoundation (Eastern European Group)

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #41 Cyber Stability Game: Learning the Complexities of Technical Attribution
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MyData Global
Karolina Mackiewicz, MyData Global, non-for-profit, civil society, Europe
Teemu Ropponen, MyData Global, non-for-profit, civil society, Europe
Janette Sorsimo, Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland, government, Europe
Charlie Ngounou, Afroleadership, non-for-profit, civil society, Africa
Galib Mdabir, MyData Bangladesh Hub, non-for-profit, civil society, Asia
Razi Latif, The Global Pulse, UN

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #45 Digital identity for gender equality and data justice - collection of practices for policy making and practical im
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Konrad Adenauer Foundation
Sebastian Weise, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, Europe
Jason Chumtong, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, Europe
Tobias Wangermann, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, Europe

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #46 Striving for Sovereignty and its Internet Governance Implications
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GEODE
• Arnaud Coustillière (private sector, Western European Group)
• Clara Morlière, Cigref (private sector, Western European Group)
• Anastasiya Kazakova, Kaspersky (private sector, Eastern European Group)
• Aude Géry, GEODE (civil society, Western European Group)
• Andreas Kuehn, ORF America (civil society, North American Group)

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #47 Bringing practical tools to the global community to secure ICT supply chains
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<A+> Alliance for Inclusive Algorithms (GRULAC: Tecnológico de Costa Rica, Tecnológico de Monterrey; ASEAN: Chulalongkorn University;            MENA: Jordan Open Source Association; WEOG: Women At The Table)

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #48 <A Global tour of Feminist AI> Who is coding it and deploying it?
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Rwenzo Green Associates Ltd.

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #50 Internet Governance Challenges in Crisis Periods; Covid 19
52

ECHAlliance – European Connected Health Alliance
Carina Dantas, ECHAlliance, Non-for-profit, Civil society, Europe
Karolina Mackiewicz, ECHAlliance, Non-for-profit, Civil society, Europe
Natalia Allegretti, ECHAlliance, Non-for-profit, Civil society, Europe

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #52 Are we shaping the digital market to all citizens?
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Costanza Matteuzzi Law Firm
Giovanni Caria https://centurialabs.org/ (cyber security expert)
Costanza Matteuzzi law firm (lawyer)
William Nonnis (full stack & blockchain developer for Italian Ministry of Defence)
Piera Di Stefano (lawyer)

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #56 Biotechnolgy and cybersecurty. The post-pandemic cooperation.
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CTS-FGV
Luca Belli, FGV, Academia, Brazil
Adam Burns, Free2Air, Technical Community, Germany
Alek Tarkowski, Open Future, Poland

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #58 Internet Commons Forum
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Emerging Youth Initiative
Henna Zamurd-Butt, Goldsmiths, University of London, Academia, Europe. Hewing Dorvelus, University of the People / ISOC Haiti, Academia, ALAC

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #59 Our Internet Voices: Designing Inclusive Spaces
61

The Chinese YMCA of Hong Kong
CHEUNG Chun Xin Jayson, The Chinese YMCA of Hong Kong, civil society, Asia Pacific Region NG Justin Ming Yin, The Chinese YMCA of Hong Kong, civil society, Asia Pacific Region CHENG, Yee Him, The Chinese YMCA of Hong Kong, civil society, Asia Pacific Region TSUI, Wai Him, Nicodemus, The Chinese YMCA of Hong Kong, civil society, Asia Pacific Region LEUNG Huen Hei, The Chinese YMCA of Hong Kong, civil society, Asia Pacific Region LEE Tsz Ho, The Chinese YMCA of Hong Kong, civil society, Asia Pacific Region SHEK Kwan Lok, The Chinese YMCA of Hong Kong, civil society, Asia Pacific Region CAU Tsz Chun Anthony, The Chinese YMCA of Hong Kong, civil society, Asia Pacific Region

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #61 Technological assistance emphasis on teenagers during the pandemic — is it fair to distribute resources in such a way?
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Just Net Coalition
Abbas Bagwala, Just Net Coalition, Civil Society, Asia-Pacific
Lara Merling, International Trade Confederation Union, Civil Society, Western Europe and others
Neth Dano, ETC Group, Civil Society, Asia-Pacific
Chee Yokeling, Third World Network, Asia-Pacific
Susana Barria, People’s Health Movement, Civil Society, Western Europe
Gita Sen, Development Alternatives with Women for a New Era, Civil Society, Asia-Pacific

Moderator – Parminder Jeet Singh
Rapporteur – Nandini Chami

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #64 Digital policy making from below -- Ask the impacted sectors first
66

Polylat
Polylateral Association - Civil Society

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #66 Polylateralism and Geneva: how communities shape Internet Governance
68

Internet Governance Caucus
Bruna Martins dos Santos, co-coordinator Internet Governance Caucus, Civil Society, GRULAC Sheetal Kumar, co-coordinator Internet Governance Caucus, Civil Society, WEOG

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #68 Civil Society Pre-event: Internet Governance in times of Crisis
72

ICANN
David Conrad, ICANN SVP and Chief Technology Officer (CTO), Technical Community, WEOG
David Huberman, ICANN Technical Engagement Manager, Technical Community, WEOG
Vera Major, ICANN Government and IGO Engagement Manager, WEOG

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #72 Youth IGF: Tutorial on the DNS Root
77

Data Privacy Brasil Research Association
Rafael Zanatta Data Privacy Brasil Research Association Civil Society Latin America

Bruna Santos Data Privacy Brasil Research Association Civil Society Latin America

Helena Secaf Data Privacy Brasil Research Association Civil Society Latin America

Jaqueline Trevisan Pigatto Data Privacy Brasil Research Association Civil Society Latin America

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #77 The Rising of Techno Authoritarianism: when the employment of technology is an enablers of Human Rights Abuses
83

Africa ICT Alliance
Jimson Olufuye, AfICTA, Private Sector, Africa Ulandi Exner, AfICTA, Private Sector, Africa Thabo Mashegoane, AfICTA, Private Sector, Africa

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #83 AfICTA - Driving the Digital Potential of Africa
84

Missions Publiques
Benoît Verhulst, Antoine Vergne, Maike Brakhan

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #84 Internet governance, with and for the citizens
87

Institute of Oceanology Polish Academy of Sciences
Moderator/speaker – Tymon Zieliński, IO PAN. Group moderators: Lidia Stępińska-Ustasiak, UKE, Marcin Wichorowski, IO PAN, Tomasz Kijewski, IO PAN, Paulina Pakszys, IO PAN, Aleksandra Koroza, IO PAN, Katarzyna Romancewicz, IO PAN, Izabela Kotyńska-Zielińska, Today We Have.

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #87 Ocean of Changes
88

Wish Will Way Foundation

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #88 You are Your profile (YaYp) - (not only) youth workshop
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Chancellery of the Prime Minister (KPRM)
DG CONNECT, European Commission, Digital Innovation and Blockchain Unit DELab, University of Warsaw NASK State Research Institute Working group DLT/blockchain KPRM

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #89 How to govern decentralized digital public goods? Blockchains between innovation and regulation
90

Centre for International Relations

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #90 AI in the public service: combating disinformation and fighting with the pandemic.
91

Union of Entrepreneurs and Employers

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #91 Making smart cities happen – navigating through the web of paradoxes
92

Union of Entrepreneurs and Employers

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #92 In the search of a golden mean – different perspectives on the regulation of digital markets
96

NCSC
the National Cyber Security Centre - details TBD

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #96 Internet in 10 years from now – where is it going? Let’s check together!
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The National Centre for Research and Development
Przemysław Kurczewski, Deputy Director of the National Centre for Research and Development Marcin Bochenek, Director of Communication and Strategic Marketing Department, the National Centre for Research and Development Monika Ciślak, Coordinator, Communication and Strategic Marketing Department, the National Centre for Research and Development

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #97 Digital future? Perspectives for Poland in the international context
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The Kosciuszko Institute Association
The format is organized by the Kosciuszko Institute, representatives include:

Izabela Albrycht - Chair of the CYBERSEC Programme Committee, founder of the European Cybersecurity Forum - CYBERSEC Michał Rekowski - Programme and Research Director, the Kosciuszko Institute Ewelina Kasprzyk - Project Manager and Researcher, the Kosciuszko Institute Andrzej Kozłowski - Project Coordinator and Analyst, the Kosciuszko Institute

Other representatives of the Institute might also be engaged in the session.

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #98 Global Alliance for a Values-Based Digital World
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The Kosciuszko Institute Association
The format will be organized by the Kosciuszko Institute, representatives include:

Michał Rekowski - Programme and Research Director, the Kosciuszko Institute Ewelina Kasprzyk - Project Manager and Researcher, the Kosciuszko Institute Andrzej Kozłowski - Project Coordinator and Analyst, the Kosciuszko Institute

Other representatives of the Institute might be engaged as well.

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #99 Global Road(s) to Digital Sovereignty
101

Academy of Justice
Stakeholder: Academy of Justice Moderator: Prof. Janusz Tanaś, ACU, Melbourne, Australia; Rapporteur: Prof. Maciej Tanaś, Academy of Justice, Poland

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #101 Internet - safety and development of children and young people - educational, social and legal consequences
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GovTech Centre - Chancellery of the Prime Minister of Poland

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #102 Social and ethical perspectives of using Artificial Intelligence
103

NASK National Research Institute, Poland
NASK National Research Institute, Poland

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #103 „Cybersecurity and Crisis Management”– combining cyber and kinetic threats. Best practices”
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Polish Economic Institute
Ignacy Święcicki - head of digital economy team PEI Agnieszka Wincewicz-Price - head of behavioral economy team PEI Paweł Śliwowski - head of strategic team PEI Jacek Grzeszak - digital economy analyst PEI Krystian Łukasik - digital economy team PEI

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #104 Do we know how much out data is worth?
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Polish Confederation Lewiatan
Polish Confederation Lewiatan Siemens Sp. z o.o.

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #105 Business-academia collaboration. New skills gateway and innovation nest
106

National Institute for Museums and Public Collections

National Maritime Museum in Gdańsk

National Museum in Warsaw

The Royal Castle in Warsaw - Museum.The Residence of Kings and the Republic of Poland 

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #106 Museums in virtual space - education, dissemination and audiences for museums' online offer
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Centre Mixer of Smart Technologies, Faculty of Management, University of Lodz

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #107 INTERNET OF BEHAVIOR – NEW WAY OF THINKING?
108

CloudFerro
CloudFerro

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #108 Earth Observation satellite data to power digital economy
109

Digital Poland Foundation
Piotr Mieczkowski, Managing Director, Digital Poland Foundation Nell Przybylska, PR & Marketing Director, Digital Poland Foundation

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #109 European AI Forum Roundtable| How AI should be regulated in Europe to support the development of European companies and society
110

Council for Dialogue with the Young Generation

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #110 Gaming and e-sport as a new economic branch of Industry 4.0
111

AI LAW TECH Fundation
Faculty of Applied Mathematics at AGH University of Science and Technology University College London

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #111 Living in the darkness or on a desert? Will new technologies prevent an energy crisis?
112

Office of Competition and Consumer Protection in Poland (UOKIK):

Martyna Derszniak-Noirjean - Government, Director of International Cooperation Office, Office of Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKIK), Eastern European States;

Piotr Adamczewski - Government - Director of Branch Office in Bydgoszcz, Office of Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKIK), Eastern European States;

Jacek Marczak - Government - Deputy Director of Branch Office in Bydgoszcz, Office of Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKIK), Eastern European States;

Natasza Skrzek - Government, Chief Expert, International Cooperation Office, Office of Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKIK), Eastern European States.

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #112 Digitalisation through the use of artificial intelligence in public administration
113

Legalengineering The Scientific Coalition
Prof. Mariusz Załucki, Andrzej Frycz Modrzewski Krakow University/the Virtual Ethics and Law Chair, scientist and lawyer, Poland;[moderator] Prof. Dariusz Szostek, University o Silesia/the Virtual Ethics and Law Chair, scientist and lawyer, Poland; [leading] dr Gabriela Bar, University o Silesia, scientist and lawyer, Poland; [moderator] Online moderators: Rafał Prabucki, University of Silesia, Poland; Jakub Wyczik, University of Silesia, Poland.

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #113 The Future of the Law of Internet and New Technologies – International Research Group recommendations to the IGF
114

Ernst & Young
private sector

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #114 Keep Our Children Safe in The Digital World
115

NASK
Anna Rywczyńska (NASK-PIB) Anna Jankiewicz (NASK-PIB), Ewa Tomczask (Design Thinking w szkole), Andrzej Rylski (NASK-PIB)

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #115 Mental wellbeing - how does social media affect my wellbeing? – workshop for youth
116

Samsung Electronics Poland

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #116 Digital wellbeing – a fad or a real need for every generation?
117

Samsung Electronics Poland

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #117 Solve for Tomorrow cafe – YIGF all-day networking zone
118

Council for Dialogue with the Young Generation of Poland
Representatives of the counterparts of the Council for Dialogue with the Young Generation of Poland from individual EU countries.

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #118 Freedom of speech on the Internet - what does it mean for young people??
119

Warsaw University of Technology
Grzegorz Kasprowicz, Warsaw University of Technology QUANTUM FLAGSHIP ORCA Computing Atmos NCN Flagship

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #119 Quantum Technologies in Poland: Quantum infrastructure and Quantum Computing
120

NASK PIB National Research Institute, Poland
Ilona Urbaniak, Ph.D., Head of Artificial Intelligence Department, NASK PIB National Research Institute, Poland

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #120 The importance and challenges of medical data privacy protection in the era of fourth industrial revolution

121

Ministry of Development Funds and Regional Policy, Poland
1. Ministry of Development Funds and Regional Policy, Poland; 2. United Nations Global Compact Network Poland (co-organizator).

Moderator:

Mr Krzysztof Głomb, Plenipotentiary of the Minister of Digitization for cooperation with the self-government administration of the Republic of Poland; Mr Wojciech Cellary

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #121 Cyber secure cities of the future
122

IAB Poland
Włodzimierz Schmidt - IAB Poland Magdalena Bublewicz - IAB Poland Katarzyna Łukasik - IAB Poland

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #122 Taxation of the digital economy - current challenges
123

Youth IGF Poland
Emilia Zalewska, Youth IGF Poland, Civil Society, EEG Marta Musidłowska, Youth IGF Poland, Civil Society, EEG Rafał Prabucki, Youth IGF Poland, Academia, EEG Juan Pajaro, Technical Community, LAC Mohammad Atif Aleem, Technical Community, Asia-Pacific

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #123 Global Youth IGF - Presenting Successful Initiatives
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Museum of Communication, Bern, Switzerland 
Embassy of Switzerland in Poland

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #124 Are we all e-wasted? Sustainable Dialogue in the Museum of Communication in Bern. Visit and Podium.
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Microsoft
Mrs Weronika Kuna, Microsoft Poland Mrs Maria Andrzejewska, Director of UNEP-GRID Warsaw https://www.gridw.pl/en/ Mrs Natalia Mileszyk, LLM, Central European Consulting

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #125 Technology at Service of Ecosystem Restoration: How AI can Support Restoring and Protecting Natural Ecosystems Around the Globe.
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EXATEL
Piotr Mierzwiński - EXATEL S.A. - state owned company Ministry of State Assets

IGF 2021 Day 0 Event #126 Cyber sovereignty as an issue in contemporary international politics

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