CyFy 2016


The eminent personalities who will share thoughts during the conference

Abdul-Hakeem AjijolaChairman, Consultancy Support Services (CS2) Limited
Adam SegalDirector, Digital and Cyberspace Policy Programme, Council on Foreign Relations
Alex Dewdney Director (Engagement), UK National CyberSecurity Centre
Alexander KlimburgDirector, Cyber Policy and Resilience Program, The Hague Centre For Strategic Studies
Alexander SegerHead of Cybercrime Division, Council of Europe

VideosCyFy 2016

Day 1 | Welcome Remarks

Day 1 | Norms, Code or Law? A New Order for the Internet

Day 1 | Inaugural Address by Ravi Shankar Prasad

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Digital Economy

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.

International Engagement

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.

Cyber Security

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.

Capacity Building

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.


Council of Europe
Swiss Confederation


The Gospel of Cyber According to Jason Bourne

Plot details follow, but no spoilers ahead. 1995 was the year Johnny Mnemonic – a science fiction film adapted from William Gibson’s

Perceived Impact of Internet Use on Individuals in Rural India

Introduction The Internet has greatly influenced the way individuals socialise, create and exploit economic opportunities and knowledge resources. Previous studies

National Capacity Strengthening to Combat Cybercrime

Introduction Cybercrime poses a significant challenge to law enforcement agencies worldwide. While it is perhaps no longer a novelty, the