ICANN and Global Internet Governance: Challenges and Opportunities in 2014

From economic development to free speech, the Internet has transformed how contemporary society communicates and grows. Recent events, however, present new challenges and opportunities for stakeholders and end-users across the world that will greatly impact the future of the Internet.

Join Professor Michael Nelson, principal technology policy strategist at Microsoft and formerly with IBM, the FCC, the US Senate, and the White House Office for Science and Technology Policy, for an open conversation on global Internet governance and the implications of processes and policies currently being explored with James Lewis, director and senior fellow of the Strategic Technologies Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, and Christopher Mondini (SFS '88), vice president, global stakeholder engagement--North America at ICANN.

Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Mortara Building
3600 N St., N.W., Washington

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Walsh School of Foreign Service, Mortara Center for International Studies

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