Diplo @ IG Forum in Rio de Janeiro

12 November 2007 - 15 November 2007

Rio de Janeiro

Event description

The second annual meeting of the Internet Governance Forum will be held in Rio de Janeiro, November 12-15. Diplo will be represented in Rio by 12 staff members and associates, including 6 of the most successful participants from the 2007 Internet Governance Capacity Building Programme. Diplo will host two panels within the Best Practices Forum: “IG Capacity Building Programme: A Model for Regional Training,” in cooperation with ISOC Venezuela; and “ICT and Security Challenges – A selection of Case studies,” in cooperation with ISOC, CMB Training Centre, Privaterra and the University of Sussex. Diplo representatives will also take an active role in other events and panels, including the pre-summit GigaNet meeting. The second annual meeting of the Internet Governance Forum will be held in Rio de Janeiro, November 12-15. Diplo will be represented in Rio by 12 staff members and associates, including 6 of the most successful participants from the 2007 Internet Governance Capacity Building Programme. Diplo will host two panels within the Best Practices Forum: “IG Capacity Building Programme: A Model for Regional Training,” in cooperation with ISOC Venezuela; and “ICT and Security Challenges – A selection of Case studies,” in cooperation with ISOC, CMB Training Centre, Privaterra and the University of Sussex. Diplo representatives will also take an active role in other events and panels, including the pre-summit GigaNet meeting.