APNIC participated at the 2017 India School on Internet Governance (inSIG 2017) held from 24 to 26 October 2017 in Trivandrum, India.
Held for the second year, following the successful inSIG 2016, inSIG 2017 welcomed 88 participants, including 63 fellows from 5 economies in the region. The program included a workshop on the IETF, and presentations on the Internet Governance Ecosystem, Cybersecurity and Governance, and the Legal perspective of Internet governance.
- Sunny Chendi conducted a ‘Cybersecurity incident’ role play where participants joined one of four groups — Management, Legal, Communications and Technical — to learn how to investigate and coordinate a security breach at a fictitious organization.
- Sunny also conducted an ‘IPGo card game’, which outlines technology perspectives in Internet governance discussions and explains the concept of IP addressing.
- Sunny was on the panel for the session ‘Participating in Global IG processes’, where participants discussed how to get involved in national, regional, and global IG forums. Sunny also pointed out the various fellowship programs available for Asia Pacific participants, including the APNIC Fellowship Program.
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