World Summit on the Information Society Forum (WSIS) 2016

When

2 – 6 May 2016

Where

Geneva, Switzerland

IFLA will be represented by Deputy Secretary General Stuart Hamilton

Description

WSIS forum 2016

The World Summit on the Information Society Forum 2016 represents the world's largest annual gathering of the ICT for development community, and is co-organized by ITU, UNESCO, UNDP and UNCTAD.

On Monday 2 May, Stuart Hamilton will be a panellist in the Creative Internet-Based Solutions to Social and Economic Development session, arranged by Asia Pacific Network Information Centre (APNIC).

The objective of the session is to reflect on the role that the Internet can play in achieving the SDGs, as well as the barriers and challenges to overcome.

Conference, WSIS (World Summit on the Information Society), Access to information, Development, Freedom of information, Internet access, Sustainability, Asia and Oceania, Switzerland

Last update: 24 October 2018