WEBCAST NOV 8 – Uganda Internet Governance Forum 2022 #UIGF2022 @ISOCUg @ISOC_Foundation @AFRINIC

ISOC LIVEOn Tuesday November 8 2022 the Internet Society Uganda Chapter hosts the Uganda Internet Governance Forum at the Golf Course Hotel, Kampala, Uganda. The forum will be held under the theme ‘A resilient and united digital inclusion for all Ugandans‘.

The one day event aims to bring together representatives from government, media, private sector, civil society and individuals interested in shaping discussion on how Internet can be used as tool for empowerment and development in Uganda.

Sub-themes for this year’s forum include – Cyber security, data governance, privacy,digital inclusion, digital economy, Artificial Intelligence.

Program: https://bit.ly/3fEdgLO

08:30 Welcome
Lillian Nalwoga, Co-founder, ISOC-Ug
Innocent Adriko, UYIGF Coordinator, ISOC-Ug

09:00 Keynote address
Arnold Mangeni, Director Information security, NITA-U

09:30 A Resilient and united digital inclusion for all Ugandans
Michael Bamwesigye, Head of Information Technology and Security, UCC
Japheth Kawanguzi, Team lead, Innovations Village
Robert Ssempala, Executive Director of HRNJ-Uganda
Peace Kutesa, Zimba Women Uganda
Moderator – Gabriel Iguma, Hub Director, Restless Development

11:00 Advancing normative frameworks for responsible state behavior in cyberspace in Uganda
Emmanuel Chagara, CEO Milma Technologies
Dorothy Mukasa, Executive Director, Unwanted Witness
Arnold Mangeni, Director Information security, NITA-U
Rehema Baguma, Senior Lecturer, Makerere University
Moderator – Moses Owiny, Centre for Multilateral Affairs

14:00 Organizing to Resist: Impact of Shrinking Civic Space on Feminist
Bonnita Nyamwire, Policy Uganda
Patricia Nyasuna, Women of Uganda Network
Carol Nyangoma Mukisa, Warm Hearts Foundation
Anthony Masake, Chapter Four Uganda
Moderator – Peace Oliver Amuge, ED – Women of Uganda Network

16:00 Bridging digital divide through a network of public and community libraries in Uganda
Asia Kamukama, Maendeleo Foundation,Uganda
Raymond Amanyabyoona, National Library of Uganda
Akia Mercy Prisca, Soroti Public Library
Emmanuel Muyomba, UCC

17:00 Closing Remarks

LIVESTREAM http://livestream.com/internetsociety/uigf2022

(Morning) https://bit.ly/3NQFrn9
(Afternoon) https://bit.ly/3UHY0fH


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