1st National IGF

Theme: Building Partnerships for Good Internet governance

NIS Conference Room

Thursday April 5, 2018


Time Speaker Activity
Chair: Mr. Kerry Kerr, Communication Director Pastor, SVG Mission of SDA
08:30 Registration
08:45 Prayer
National Anthem
08:50 Welcome Remarks Roxanne John

President, ISOC SVG

08:55 Welcome to IGF Remarks Internet Governance Forum Support Association (IGFSA)
09:05 Brief Remarks Mr Shernon Osepa

Manager LAC, Internet Society (ISOC)

Mr. Albert Daniels, Regional Manager, ICANN

09:15 Feature Remarks Ms. Bernadette Lewis

Secretary General, Caribbean Telecommunications Union (CTU)

09:45 Cultural presentation
10:00                                                         Networking Break
10:30 Understanding the internet ecosystem Mr. Albert Daniels

Stakeholder Engagement Senior Manager, Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN)

11:00 The importance of Internet Governance and how to address internet challenges Mr. Shernon Osepa
11:30 Open Forum Moderator Mr. Kerry Kerr
Networking Luncheon at Noon
1:00 Understanding Net Neutrality and Relevance to the Caribbean Mr Maurice John and Eben Wilkins

TechnoBlurbs Team

1:45 Understanding Digital Finances  and how it will change the traditional way of conducting business Virtual Regional Panel (Trinidad and Tobago, Barbados and Dominican Republic)
2:45 Building resiliency and security of the  internet Mr. Shernon Osepa, ISOC
3:30 Open Forum Mr Kerry Kerr
3:45 Vote of Thanks and Award Recognition Janelle Ross -McIntyre-General Manager, MRH Holding
4:00 end of forum