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ICANN Forum on the Working Group on Internet Governance Report

Sponsored by the ICANN WSIS Working Group

Wednesday, 13 July 2005, 8:30 – 11:00
Main Room, Luxembourg International Fair and Conference Centre

8:30 Welcome and Agenda Overview

8:40 – 9:30 Setting the Stage: ICANN, WGIG, and WSIS PrepCom

  • Paul Twomey, CEO and President, ICANN
  • Nitin Desai, Special Advisor to the UN Secretary General for the WSIS and Chair, WGIG
  • Markus Kummer, Secretariat to the WGIG
  • Ambassador Janis Karklins, President of WSIS PrepCom

9:30 Experiences and Perspectives from the Working Group on Internet Governance
This session will be interactive involving audience participants. Rather than relying on prepared statements, the panelists/respondents are invited to respond to questions and statements from the audience. The speakers from the previous session will join them in responding to audience/participant questions.

Invited Panelists and Respondents:

  • Private Sector and Civil Society:
    • Alejandro Pisanty
    • Raul Echeberria
    • Carlos Alfonso
    • Vittorio Bertola
    • Wolfgang Kleinwächter
    • Charles Sha'ban
  • Government Representatives:
    • Jose Alexandre Bicalho, Brazil
    • David Henton, United Kingdom
    • Willy Jensen, Norway
    • Peter Zangl, European Commission
    • Jean-Paul Zens, Luxembourg

10:50 Closing Comments from Moderator on behalf of the ICANN Working Group on WSIS

11:00 Meeting adjourns

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