PAKISTAN SCHOOL ON INTERNET GOVERNANCE (pkSIG) 2019

21 – 23 August, 2019

National Incubation Center (NIC), Quetta

 

TENTATIVE Programme

Day 01                                    21st August 2019                             WEDNESDAY

Registration

  0830-0900 hrs

OPENING SESSION                                                                                                         0900-1000 hrs

Opening Speech

Mr. Parvez Iftikhar

Chair, pkSIG Steering Committee

 

Welcome Remarks

Chief Guest (TBD)

 

GROUP PHOTO & TEA BREAK

1030-1100 hrs

SESSION– I                                                                                                                                  

Internet Governance – Introduction, History & Principles

Mr. Fouad Bajwa

Internet Governance and Public Policy Advisor, Visiting Fellow CPPG

 

1100-1200 hrs

SESSION– II

Introduction to I* Organizations (IDNS, APNIC, ICANN, ISOC, IETF, ITU)

Mr. Naveed Haq

Regional Development Manager, Asia-Pacific Internet Society (ISOC)

Mr. Fahd Batayneh

Manager, Global Stakeholder Engagement, Middle East ICANN

1200-1330 hrs

Lunch

1330-1430 hrs

SESSION– III                                                           

Internet Infrastructure

Mr. Naveed Haq

Regional Development Manager, Asia-Pacific Internet Society (ISOC)

 

Internet Ecosystem in Pakistan + Digital Landscape

Mr. Parvez Iftikhar

ICT Consultant

1430-1530 hrs

Tea Break

1530-1600 hrs

 

Fellowships and Grant Opportunities

Mr. Waqas Hassan

President, Internet Society Islamabad Chapter

 

1600-1700 hrs

 

 

 


Day 02                                    22nd August 2019                            THURSDAY

SESSION– IV                                                                                                                                

Internet Law and Policies

Mr. Arzak Khan

 

0930-1030 hrs

TEA BREAK

1030-1100 hrs

SESSION– V

Cyber Security – The new frontier

Mr. Ahmed Bakhat

Deputy Director (Cyber Security), PTA

Dr Nadia Khadim

1100-1200 hrs

SESSION– VI

Addressing Cyber Crimes in Pakistan

FIA Representative

TBD

1200-1330 hrs

Lunch

1330-1430 hrs

SESSION– VII                                                          

Internet and Digital Divide

Ms. Tenzin Norbhu

Facebook

1430-1530 hrs

SESSION– VIII                                                         

ICTs as enabler of SDGs, + Accessibility

Mr. Parvez Iftikhar + Shabbir Awan

ICT Consultant

1530-1630 hrs

Tea Break

1630-1700 hrs

ROLEPLAY SESSION– A                                                               

Role Play Session

Moderator

Mr. Fouad Bajwa

Internet Governance and Public Policy Advisor, Visiting Fellow CPPG

1630-1730 hrs

SOCIAL DINNER at 1900 hrs

 

 

 


Day 03                                    23rd AUGUST 2019                      FRIDAY

SESSION– IX                                                                                                                               

Start up and SMEs in Pakistan, gender and youth empowerment

Representative

National Incubation Centre, Quetta (TBC)

Ms. Sidra Jalil

0930-1030 hrs

TEA BREAK

1030-1100 hrs

SESSION– X

Securing the Internet of Things (IoT)

Mr. Naveed Haq

Regional Development Manager, Asia-Pacific Internet Society (ISOC)

1100-1230 hrs

FRIDAY PRAYER AND LUNCH

1230-1430 hrs

SESSION– XI                                    

DEBATE

Societal Impact of Social Media
Moderator: Ms. Ameena Sohail

1430-1530 hrs

SESSION– XII                                              

Open Discussion & Conclusion

Moderator

Mr. Parvez Iftikhar

1530-1630 hrs

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