Draft Programme

Sunday, March 29, 2009

Until 18.00: Arrival


19:00 – 22:00: Welcome Dinner with Evening Talk
Prof. Olga Cavalli, University of Buenos Aires, Co-Chair of the Faculty.

Monday, March 30, 2009

9:00 – 10:30: Lecture & Discussion:
Prof. Wolfgang Kleinwächter, University of Aarhus.
History and Policy of Internet Governance


10:30 – 11:00: Coffee


11:00 – 12:00: Lecture & Discussion:
William Drake, Graduate Institute for International Studies, Geneva.
A Holistic Approach to Internet Governance


12:00 – 12:30: Lecture & Discussion:
Andres Maz, Executive Director Global Policy & Government Affairs, Cisco.
Telecommunication Regulations and Internet Governance


12:30 – 14:00: Lunch


14:00 – 15:00: Case Presentation:
Raul Echeberria, CEO, LACNIC, Montevideo.
The Management of Root Servers and IP Addresses
Arno Muelenkamp, RIPE CC.
The Case of the transition of IPv4 to IPv6


15:00 – 15:30: Coffee


15:30 – 16:30 Lecture & Discussion:
Jorge Pérez Martínez, Professor at ETSIT, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid.
Internet Governance and Security. A framework for security regulation in the net.


16:30 – 17:30: Case Presentation:
Jorge Vega Iracelay, Microsoft.
The Business Dimension of Internet Governance


17:30 – 18:00: Case Presentation:
Sebastián Bellagamba, ISOC Regional Bureau Manager for Latin America.
Challenges towards the next billion users

19:30 – 23:00: Business Dinner


Tuesday, March 31, 2009

9:00 – 10:00: Lecture & Discussion:
Avri Doria, Lulea Technology University.
The Role of Standards, Protocols and Codes in Internet Governance


10:00 – 10:30 Coffee


10:30 – 11:00: Lecture & Discussion:
Michael Heller, Legal Speciallist.
International Law and Internet Governance


11:00 – 12:00: Panel & Discussion:
Mónica Abalo Laforgia, Legal Specialist.
Jorge Navarro, Legal Specialist UNCTAD.
Alfredo Reyes Krafft, President AMIPCI.
Cibersecurity, e-commerce, privacy and Internet Governance


12:00 – 12:30: Case Presentation:
gTLDs and Communities – The case of .cat
Nacho Amadoz, Policy Director .cat


12:30 – 14:00 Lunch


14:00 – 15:00: Case Presentation: The Management of a gTLD
Philipp Grabensee, Chair of the Board of Directors, Afilias.
The Case of .info


15:00 – 15:30: Case Presentation:
InterNetX
The role of Registrars in Internet


15:30 – 16:00: Coffee


16:00 – 18:00: Case Presentation: The Management of a ccTLD
The Case of the Netherlands (.nl), Maarten Simon, Legal Counsel of SIDN.
The Case of Argentina (.ar), Gustavo Soliño.
The Case of Brazil (.br), Harmut Glaser.
The Case of Chile (.cl), Margarita Valdés.

20:00 – 23:00: Gala Dinner

Wednesday, April 1st, 2009

9:00 – 10:00: Lecture & Discussion:
Prof. Olga Cavalli, University of Buenos Aires.
Internet Governance and Sustainable Development


10:00 – 11:00: Lecture & Discussion:
Carlos Afonso, RITS.
Internet Governance, ICANN and IGF


11:00 – 11:30: Coffee


11:30 – 12:00: Lecture & Discussion:
Valeria Betancourt, APC.
Internet Governance and Civil Society


12:00 – 12:30: Case Presentation:
Pablo Hinojosa, Regional Liaison ICANN.
ICANN and its future - ICANN in Latin America.


12:30 – 14:00: Lunch


14:00 – 15:00: Case Presentation: Bernardette Lewis, Caribbean Telecommunications Union.
Carlos Aguirre, ALAC of ICANN, Ageia Densi.
Internet Users in Latin America


15:00 – 15:30: Lecture & Discussion Gloria Bonder, UNESCO Professorship of Women and Science.
The gender dimension of Internet Governance


15:30 – 16:00: Lecture & Discussion Jorge Plano, Dynamic Coalition on Accessibility and Dissability.


16:00 – 16:30: Coffee


16:30 – 17:00 Lecture & Discussion:
Viviana Díaz, Director Telework Commission, Ministry of Labour Argentina.
Myths and realities of Telework


17:00 – 17:45: Lecture & Discussion:
Bertrand de la Chapelle, Envoy Internet Governance, French Foreign Ministry France.
Everton Lucero, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Brazil.
Internet Governance and Multistakeholderism Tomorrow: Challenge for Global Diplomacy.


17:45 – 18:00 Handover of Certificates

19:00 – 23:00 Farewell Dinner