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Sunday, December 17 • 16:30 - 18:00
Global Commission on the Stability of Cyberspace

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"Building bridges over troubled waters"
The Global Commission on the Stability of Cyberspace (GCSC) 

During this session, members of the GCSC will talk about the Commission, its recently issued "Call to Protect the Public Core of the Internet", and the future of norms in guiding responsible state and non-state behaviour in cyberspace.

GCSC Speakers include: 
  • Vinton Cerf, Chief Internet Evangelist, Google (US)
  • Abdul-Hakeem Ajijola, Steering Committee Member of the OIC-CERT (NG)
  • Anriette Esterhuysen, Director of global policy and strategy, APC (ZA)
  • Marina Kaljurand, GCSC Chair and former Foreign Minister of Estonia (EE)
  • Olaf Kolkman, Chief Internet Technology Officer, ISOC (NL)
  • Wolfgang Kleinwächter, Professor Emeritus, University of Aarhus, former ICANN Board Member (DE)
  • Christopher Painter, former US Cyber Coordinator (US)
  • Marietje Schaake, Member of the European Parliament (NL)
  • Bill Woodcock, executive director of Packet Clearing House (US)

Other speakers include:
  • Ambassador Thomas Fitschen, Director for the United Nations,International Cyber Policy and Counter-Terrorism, Federal Foreign Office of Germany (DE)
  • Katherine Getao, ICT Secretary, Ministry of Information,Communications and Technology, Kenya (KE)

: agenda, the GCSC Call to Protect the Public Core of the Internet, and the GCSC submission for the IGF-BPF Cybersecurity. 

The Commission brings together stakeholders from different communities to develop proposals for norms and policies to enhance the international security and stability of cyberspace. More information about the Commission and its members is available at https://cyberstability.org.

Session Organizers

Alexander Klimburg

Director, The Hague Centre for Strategic Studies, Global Commission on the Stability of Cyberspace

Sunday December 17, 2017 16:30 - 18:00 CET
Salle 14 Centre International de Conférences Genève (CICG)