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Asia Pacific School on Internet Governance 2020

21 and 26-28 November | Virtual Edition

Selected Fellows

About APSIG

There are around 2.4 billion Internet users in Asia Pacific out of 4.4 billion globally today. There are around 5,000 ~ 10,000...

Where

Virtual Edition

When

21 and 26-28 November 2020

Speakers & Lecturers

tentative list of speakers and lecturers

Event Schedule

tentative schedule: Download

Day 0 (Saturday, 21 November 2020 - UTC Time)

Welcome and Intro to APSIG

> APSIG Organizers

Introduction of Fellows

> Shreedeep Rayamajhi, APSIGShreedeep Rayamajhi, APSIG

Break

Introduction to Core Internet Technologies

> Srinivas (Sunny) Chendi, APNIC

Day 1 (Thursday, 26 November 2020 - UTC Time)

Inagural Session

> Welcome - Satish Babu, Chair, APSIG
> Overview of APSIG - Dr Govind (PC Chair) and Mubashir Sargana (FC Chair)
> APSIG Vision - Prof Kilnam Chon, Founder, APSIG
> Keynote Address - Anriette Esterhuysen, MAG Chair, IGF

Break

Internet Governance Landscape & Ecosystem

Moderator:
> Joyce Chen, APNIC
Panelists:
> Manju Chen (Taiwan / South - East Asia)
> Bronwyn Mercer (Australia / Oceania)
> Jaewon Son (South Korea / East Asia)
> Afifa Abbas (Bangladesh / South Asia)

Break

AI, Smart Cities, & Human Rights

> Don Le & Somony Sam, ARTICLE19

Day 2 (Friday, 27 November 2020 - UTC Time)

Access, Gender and the Digital Divide

> Atsuko Okuda, ITU
> Namita Aavriti, APC
> Marwa Azelmat, APC

Break

Internet Governance: Current Issues and Emerging Challenges: Recap from APrIGF 2020, ICANN69 and IGF2020

> Rajnesh Singh, ISOC
> Jia - Rong Low, ICANN
> Jennifer Chung, DotAsia

Break

Issues in the Governance of Social Media, Content and Data

> Facebook - TBC
> Mishi Chaudhary, Founder and Legal Director, SFLC, USA
> Shita Laksmi, Executive Director, Tifa Foundation, Indonesia

Day 3 (Saturday, 28 November 2020 - UTC Time)

Diversity & Disability on the Internet

> Gunela Astbrink, Austalia
> Muhammad Shabbir, Pakistan
> Gayatri Khandhadai, India

Break

Digital Economy - Challenges & Opportunities

> Prof Jiro Kokuryo, Japan
> Dr Rajat Kathuria, ICRIER, India

Break

Cyber Security: End-user Perspectives and Cross-Border Cooperation

> Nicole Chan, Taiwan
> Raman Jit Chima, India

Closing Session

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