Tag Archives: UK IGF

Internet governance principles in a changing international environment session at UK IGF 2013

This panel session looked at the role of Internet governance principles in maintaining the multistakeholder model. With the global IGF and other international fora all looking at what some are calling “constitutional” issues surrounding the Internet, existing and proposed principles … Continue reading

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Chair’s summary of the Seoul Cyberspace Planning session at the UK IGF 2013

The purpose of this panel was to provide an update on planning for the Seoul Conference on Cyberspace, scheduled to take place on 17th-18th October, and to seek views from UK-IGF members on what specific outcomes and deliverables we should … Continue reading

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UK-IGF 2013 announced

How important is trust on the internet?  Are our online identities safe? These are just some of the questions likely to come up at the 2013 UK Internet Governance Forum which takes place on Tuesday 10th September in Central London. … Continue reading

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UK-IGF videos from P&I

Videos from this year’s Parliament & Internet (P&I) conference are now available on Youtube: Mark Carvell speaking during the UK-IGF workshop slot: http://youtu.be/jgAQK0UP_g4 Eric Joyce MP reporting back on the workshop:  http://youtu.be/84ps7M7x96k Ed Vaizey speech:  http://youtu.be/tKBRH_6Olac

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Thoughts on IGF Nairobi by Nigel Titley

My first impression of IGF, when I started going three years ago was one of shock and disbelief. Those of us who built the Internet and operate it on a daily basis have a tendency to see it in terms … Continue reading

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Thoughts on IGF Nairobi by Emma Lowther, IWF

There are massive differences in the international ‘haves’ and ‘have nots’ of the internet world. Many workshops which focussed on improving the situations for the ‘haves’ very often migrated to the realisation that many countries and regions of the world … Continue reading

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The Internet Governance Forum – lessons from Nairobi, plans for Baku.

Nominet is sponsoring the apComms Parliament & Internet conference on 13th October and will be running a workshop session on behalf of the UK-IGF. This workshop is intended to share messages from the recent Internet Governance Forum (IGF) in Nairobi … Continue reading

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UK IGF Scenario Work

We have mentioned at previous UK IGF events that Nominet was planning to launch some work on scenario planning. We are pleased to be able to tell you that we have now selected SAMI (St Andrew’s Management Institute) to help … Continue reading

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UK Internet Security Issues

Working for Symantec, the world leader in information security, when invited to write about the main security threat facing the UK part of the internet you might expect me to cite the latest technical sounding hacker or Trojan attack currently … Continue reading

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