5th Regional Internet Governance Forum
“Internet as the key to innovation and prosperity” December 07, 2017

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Registration

RİGF 2014

 
 
   
 
 
 
 
       

2nd Regional Internet Governance Forum Multi-stakeholder Platform for Regional Economic Growth and Cultural Development via ICT

 

Time

December 2, 2014

10:00-11:00

Registration (Tea/Coffee break)

11:00-13:00

Session 1. The transformation of government in the digital age: new development and trends in Open Government Data for Azerbaijan

How does the recent situation look like in Azerbaijan? How can we enhance governments to implement OGD? What are successful strategies and best-practices around the world? What are recent challenges and how can they be solved?

Moderator:

  • Osman Gunduz (AIF)

Panelists:

  • Alasgar Mammadli (AIF)
  • Tahir Mirkishili (Ministry of Industry and Economy)
  • Uwe Mengel (German Federal Labour Agency)
  • Patrick Jones (ICANN)
  • Rahid Alakbarli (ADA)
  • Edward M. Roche (International Consultant)

 13:00-14:00

 Lunch

 

14:00-14:30

 

OPENING CEREMONY
Elmir Velizadeh, Deputy Minister, the Ministry of Communications and High Technologies of the Republic of Azerbaijan 
Nariman Hajiyev, National Project Manager
Vyacheslav Cherkasov, Senior Governance and Public Administration Officer, UNDESA                                         
Osman Gunduz, President, Azerbaijan Internet Forum
Patrick Jones, Senior Director, Global Stakeholder Engagement, ICANN

14:30-16:00

Session 2.  Innovative possibilities for E-Participation in post-Soviet societies  

What are the main challenges to increase user take-up? How can we ensure that all social groups use the e-government services? Which relationship exists between e-participation and e-information?

Moderator:

  • Leonid Todorov (ccTLD)

Panelists:

  • Ilkin Hasanov (Ministry of Taxes)
  • Maarit Palovrita (Internet Society)
  • Simon Delakorda (Institute for Electronic Participation)
  • Ellada Mustafayeva (AIF)
  • Fariz Jafarov (ASAN)

 16:00-16:30

 Tea/Coffee break

16:30-18:00

Session 3. Theoretical and practical aspects of innovations in the field of high technologies

What are recent trends? New projects, investments, and new technologies. What progresses have been made? How can rural areas gain from them?

Moderator:

  • Edward M. Roche (International Consultant)

Panelists:

  • Ulvi Aslanov (AIF)
  • Yuri Misnikov (International Consultant)
  • Uuno Vallner (Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communications of Estonia)
  • Michiko Enomoto (UNECE)
  • Naila Veliyeva (Baku State University)

19:00-22:00

 GALA DINNER

Time

December 3, 2014

10:00-11:30

Session 4. Building capacities for e-education in Azerbaijan and the Eurasian region

Best practices for e-learning worldwide. What are general challanges? Possibilites of e-Education for tradional school education (for young generation) in Azerbaijan and the region. Can this be a tool for occupational education? Does it help to empower disadvantaged groups (rural population, poor people, women etc.)?

Moderator:

  • Yuri Misnikov (International Consultant)

Panelists:

  • Sabina Izzetli (AIF)
  • Christina Juan (Libertas NGO)
  • Royal Gulusoy (SSAC)
  • Ramin Mahmudzadeh (Baku State University)
  • Emin Akhundov (Microsoft Azerbaijan)
  • Ismayil Alakbarov (Neuron Technologies)
  • Ayaz Abushov (Ministry of Education)

 11:30-11:50

 Tea/Coffee break

11:50-13:30

Session 5. Sustainable development and environmental protection through ICT innovations

How can ICT use promote efficiency and sustainability? Possiblities for public infrastructure such as waste management and water distribution. Intersections of ICT, transport and energy. What kind of best practises exist in this field which might be useful for Azerbaijan and the region. 

Moderator:

  • Nariman Hajiyev  (National Project Manager)

Panelists:

  • Almaz Hasrat (AIF)
  • Leonid Todorov (ccTLD)
  • Gunel Novruzova (Ministry of Transport)
  • Sahib Khalilov (Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources)
  • Elnura Shafizadeh (Baku State University)
  • Ismayil Hasanov (ADA)

 

13:30-14:00

 

Closing Ceremony

 

14:00-15:00

 

Lunch

 

15:00-18:00

 

Visit to BakuTel 2014 Exhibition