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Internet Governance and Cybersecurity


The conference was livecast over the course of the one-and-a-half days. The archived footage of each session can be found under each of the tabs below along with a list of the respective speakers. Unfortunately, the dinner keynote discussion on day 1 and the concluding lunch keynote on day 2 could not be filmed as they were closed sessions. 
 

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Background Papers

A series of background papers were released to form a basis for discussion for each of the panels. These papers were contributed by the Research Advisory Network (RAN) of the Global Commission on Internet Governance and by speakers who took part in the event. 

Plenary Panel 1: Examining the Future of the Open and Universal Internet

Plenary Panel 2: The Future of Multi-stakeholder Internet Governance

Panel 3A: Human rights, Freedom of Expression and the Internet

Panel 3B:  Trade, Internet Governance, and Cross-border Data Flows 

  • Information Flow and Trade Agreements: History and Implications for Consumers’ Privacy, by Alberto Cerda and Carolina Rossini

Panel 4A: Privacy, Big Data and the Internet

Panel 5:  Mitigating Cyber-risks in Critical Infrastructure: Private and Public Responses for the Financial Sector

Panel 6A:  Nuclear vs Cyber: Conflict & Deterrence

Panel 6B:  Cyber security and the Internet of Things

Participants

Confirmed speakers included:

  • Nick Ashton-Hart (Internet & Digital Ecosystem Alliance)
  • Steve Bellovin (Columbia Engineering)
  • Paul Bracken (Yale)
  • Kathryn Brown (Internet Society)
  • Brad Burnham (Union Square Ventures)
  • Agnès Callamard (Columbia Global Freedom of Expression)
  • Vinton G. Cerf (Google)
  • Susan Chalmers (Chalmers & Associates)
  • Anupam Chander (University of California)
  • Fadi Chehadé (ICANN)
  • Michael Chertoff (GCIG)
  • Leslie Daigle (GCIG)
  • Laura DeNardis (American University)
  • Victoria Espinel (Business Software Alliance)
  • Gordon Goldstein (Silverlake)
  • Amb. David Gross (Wiley Rein)
  • Fen Hampson (CIGI)
  • Dean Merit Janow (Columbia SIPA)
  • Robert Jervis (Columbia SIPA)
  • Matthew Jones (Columbia University)
  • James Kaplan (McKinsey & Company)
  • Konstantinos Komaitis (Internet Society)
  • Ronaldo Lemos (Institute for Technology & Society of Rio de Janeiro)
  • Herbert Lin (Stanford University)
  • Austin Long (Columbia SIPA)
  • Rebecca MacKinnon (New America)
  • Kevin Mandia (FireEye)
  • Andrew McLaughlin (Columbia SIPA)
  • Louis Modano (NASDAQ)
  • Michael Nelson (CloudFlare)
  • Eli Noam (Columbia Business School)
  • Beth Noveck (NYU GovLab)
  • Joseph Nye (Harvard Kennedy School)
  • Nuala O’Connor (Center for Democracy & Technology)
  • Beth Petrie (Citigroup Information Protection Directorate)
  • Rima Qureshi (Ericsson)
  • Carolina Rossini (Public Knowledge)
  • Jacquelynn Ruff (Verizon Communications)
  • Sharad Sanghi (Netmagic Solutions)
  • Marietje Schaake (GCIG)
  • Anya Schiffrin (Columbia SIPA)
  • Henning Schulzrinne (Columbia Engineering)
  • Tobby Simon (Synergia Foundation)
  • Brad Smith (Microsoft)
  • Lawrence Strickling (U.S. Department of Commerce)
  • Paul Twomey (Argo Pacific)
  • Andrew Wyckoff (OECD)
  • Christopher Yoo (University of Pennsylvania Law School)

Day 1: Opening, Welcome and Keynote Discussion

GCIG Conference, May 14-15, 2015: Internet Governance and Cyber-Security - Opening Panel

 

Plenary Panel 1: Examining the Future of the Open and Universal Internet

GCIG Conference, May 14-15, 2015: Examining the Future of the Open and Universal internet

 

Plenary Panel 2: The Future of Multi-stakeholder Internet Governance

GCIG Conference, May 14-15, 2015: The Future of Multi-stakeholder Internet Governance

 

Fireside Chat with Brad Smith

GCIG Conference, May 14-15, 2015: Examination of U.S. Policy and Law in a Global Landscape

 

Panel 3A: Human rights, Freedom of Expression and the Internet

GCIG Conference, May 14-15, 2015: Human Rights, Freedom of Expression and The Internet

 

Panel 3B: Trade, Internet Governance, and Cross-border Data Flows

GCIG Conference, May 14-15, 2015: Trade, Internet Governance, and Cross-Border Data Flows

 

Panel 4A: Privacy, Big Data and the Internet

GCIG Conference, May 14-15, 2015: Privacy, Big Data, and the Internet

 

Panel 4B: Innovation and the Internet

GCIG Conference, May 14-15, 2015: Innovation and The Internet

 

Day 1: Concluding remarks with moderators

GCIG Conference, May 14-15, 2015: Day 1 Concluding Observations

 

Day 2: Opening Joint-Keynote

GCIG Conference, May 14-15, 2015: Day 2 Opening Joint-Keynote

 

Plenary Panel 5: Mitigating Cyber-risks in Critical Infrastructure: Private and Public Responses for the Financial Sector

GCIG Conference, May 14-15, 2015: Mitigating Cyber-Risks in Critical Infrastructure

 

Panel 6A: Nuclear vs Cyber: Conflict & Deterrence

GCIG Conference, May 14-15, 2015: Nuclear VS. Cyber: Conflict and Deterrence

 

Panel 6B: Cyber-security and the Internet of Things

GCIG Conference May 14-15, 2015: Cyber-Security and the Internet of Things