The eminent personalities who will share thoughts during the conference
Taking stock of legal, regulatory and economic aspects of digital development in India and the Asia Pacific, as well as the development of frontier technologies in the financial sector and Internet of Things.
Evaluating the progress made by inter governmental and multistakeholder platforms on cyber norms, such as the UN Group of Government Experts on ICT security, the Tallinn Manual 2.0, and various regional initiatives.
CyFy 2016 will host two to three sessions on encryption, critical information infrastructure, Mutual Legal Assistance Treaties (MLATs), lethal autonomous weapons and supply chains integrity in Asia.
Access & Inclusion
Fostering ongoing conversations around safe and accessible electronic platforms for marginalised communities, and policy recommendations on making digital spaces more inclusive. Conference sessions would also focus on the contribution of women in leadership roles who have leveraged technology for successful social, political or entrepreneurial goals.
CyFy’s capacity building module will essentially weave the four themes together, and use the conference as a platform to bring together 20-25 ICT specialists from Africa and the Asia Pacific for interactive workshops and roundtables on accessible and affordable internet access for the next billion users.