PAKISTAN SCHOOL ON INTERNET GOVERNANCE (pkSIG) 2018

03 – 06 September, 2018

Regent Plaza, Karachi

 

TENTATIVE Programme

Day 01                                    03rd September 2018                               MONDAY

Registration

  0830-0900 hrs

OPENING SESSION                                                                                                         0900-1000 hrs

Opening Speech

Mr. Parvez Iftikhar

Chair, pkSIG Steering Committee

 

Welcome Remarks

Mr. Danish Lakhani

CEO, Cybernet

 

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

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 and Digital Divide

Mr. Tom Chottayil Varghese

Manager, Connectivity and Access Policy

Facebook

1430-1530 hrs

Tea Break

1530-1600 hrs

ROLE PLAY SESSION– A                                                              

IP Addressing System: IP Card Game

Mr. Ihtisham Khalid

FAST-NUCEUS

1600-1700 hrs

SOCIAL DINNER hosted by Facebook at 1900 hrs

 

 

 

Day 02                                    04th September 2018                               TUESDAY

SESSION– IV                                                                                                                                

Internet Ecosystem in Pakistan

Mr. Maroof Shahani

CFO Cybernet

0930-1030 hrs

TEA BREAK

1030-1100 hrs

SESSION– V

Cyber Security – The new frontier

Mr. Ahmed Bakhat

Deputy Director (Cyber Security), PTA

Mr. Ismail

SSN Skies

1100-1200 hrs

SESSION– VI

Addressing Cyber Crimes in Pakistan

FIA Representative

TBC

1200-1330 hrs

Lunch

1330-1430 hrs

SESSION– VII                                                          

CERTs: A case study of MyCERT

Representative, Malaysian CERT

(Remote Lecture)

1430-1530 hrs

SESSION– VIII                                                         

ICTs as enabler of SDGs

Mr. Parvez Iftikhar

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

 

 

 

Day 03                                    05th September 2018                           WEDNESDAY

SESSION– IX                                                                                                                               

Start up and SMEs in Pakistan

Mr. Shahjahan Chaudhary

Project Director, National Incubation Centre (NIC), Karachi

0930-1030 hrs

TEA BREAK

1030-1100 hrs

SESSION– X

Internationalized Domain Names (IDNs)

Dr. Sarmad Hussain

ICANN

Mr. Ahmed Bakhat Masood

Deputy Director (Cyber Security), PTA

1100-1200 hrs

SESSION– XI

Digital Landscape of Pakistan

Mr. Imad Memon

Director General (Licensing), PTA

 

1200-1330 hrs

Lunch

1330-1430 hrs

SESSION– XII                                              

Internet Infrastructure

Mr. Naveed Haq

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

1430-1530 hrs

SESSION– XIII                                                         

Internet Accessibility for Persons with Disabilities

Mr. Muhammad Shabbir Awan

Board Member, Internet Society Pakistan Islamabad Chapter

1530-1630 hrs

 

 

 

Day 04                                    06th September 2018                           THURSDAY

SESSION– XIV                                                                                                                            

Internet Law and Policies

Mr. Zahid Jamil

International Chamber of Commerce

0930-1030 hrs

TEA BREAK

1030-1100 hrs

SESSION– XV

Gender and Youth Empowerment

Ms. Jehan Ara

President, Pakistan Software Houses Association

1100-1200 hrs

SESSION– XVI

Securing the Internet of Things (IoT)

Mr. Naveed Haq

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

Mr. Zakir Syed

ICT Consultant

1200-1300 hrs

Lunch

1300-1400 hrs

SESSION– XVII                                           

Fellowships and Grant Opportunities

Mr. Waqas Hassan

President, Internet Society Islamabad Chapter

 

1400-1430 hrs

SESSION– XVIII                                                      

DEBATE

Societal Impact of Social Media

1430-1530 hrs

CLOSING CEREMONY                                                      

Open Discussion & Conclusion

Moderator

Mr. Parvez Iftikhar

1530 hrs

CERTIFICATE DISTRIBUTION