The Global Commission on Internet Governance will hold a press conference at 10 a.m. ET on Wednesday, November 26, to discuss the ongoing work of the two-year initiative, following its meeting in Ottawa, Canada.
The press conference will feature former Prime Minister of Sweden Carl Bildt, chair of the Global Commission on Internet Governance, and Fen Hampson, co-director of the Global Commission on Internet Governance. Media must register in advance by contacting CIGI Communications Specialist Kevin Dias, [email protected]. A live, global webcast will be available at www.cigionline.org/live. Media questions can be asked via the live webcast.
The Global Commission on Internet Governance is a two-year initiative launched in January 2014 by the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) and Chatham House, and will produce a comprehensive stand on the future of multi-stakeholder Internet governance.
For more information on the Global Commission on Internet Governance, including its twenty-nine commissioners and thirty-five research advisers, please visit: www.ourinternet.org. Follow the Commission on Twitter @OurInternetGCIG.
Fen Hampson is a distinguished fellow and director of the Global Security & Politics program, overseeing the research direction of the program and related activities. Previously, he served as director of the Norman Paterson School of International Affairs and will continue to serve as chancellor’s professor at Carleton University. He is the recipient of various awards and honours and is a frequent contributor to the national and international media.