WEBCAST NOV 29: 5th Annual Digital Access Day 2022

isoc liveOn Tuesday November 29 2022 the Internet Society Canada Chapter hosts the 5th Annual Digital Access Day in Ottawa, bringing together thought-leaders from NGOs, the tech sector, government, universities, and those most affected by the digital divide to talk about good work already underway, identify what else can be done, and measure progress in digital resiliency in Canada’s supply chain, affordability, cybersecurity, and competition.

AGENDA https://bit.ly/3EM6dca

09:00 Opening
Franca Palazzo, Executive Director, Internet Society Canada Chapter
Francis Careau, Co-founder, oxio

09:15 No Sector Left Behind: Ensuring Digital Resiliency in Canada’s Supply Chain
Vidya ShankarNarayan, Assistant Deputy Minister for Agriculture and Agri-Food, Canada
Erik Valiquette, Co-founder / CEO, Blockchain Supplychain Association
Moderator: Janet Silver, Senior Director, Advocacy & Communications, Syntax Strategic

10:30 Forewarned is Forearmed. To be prepared is half the victory: Giving Canadians the cybersecurity tools they need
Tanya O’Callaghan, VP Community Investment, Policy and Advocacy, CIRA
Chris Smith, Portage CyberTech (TBC)
Shawn M., Director General, Cyber Operations Division, CSIS
Moderator: Brent Arnold, Partner, Gowlings WLG

13:00 Achieving Digital Equity- What does it look like?
Jaimie Boyd, National Digital Government Leader, Deloitte Canada
Hon. Colin Deacon, Independent Senator, Nova Scotia
Sam Andrey, Leadership Lab, Toronto Metropolitan University
Ima Okonny, Chief Data Officer, Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC)
Moderator: Jillian Leblanc, Senior Policy Analyst, Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC)

14:00 Affordability
Todd Hofley, VP Policy and Communications, Beanfield
Yuka Sai, Staff Lawyer, Public Interest Advocacy Centre
Geoff White, Executive Director, Competitive Network Operators of Canada
Moderator: Jenna Cocullo, Deputy Editor, The Wire Report

15:15 Resiliency/Competition
Michael Geist, Canada Research Chair in Internet and E-commerce Law, University of Ottawa
Matthew Gamble, Principal, Int13 Consulting Inc.
Francis Careau, Cofounder, oxio
Hosein Badran, Senior Director, Internet Growth and Trust, Internet Society
Moderator: Ben Klass, School of Journalism and Communication, Carleton University

16:15 Closing Remarks
Philip Palmer,
President, Internet Society Canada Chapter

16:30 Networking Reception Opening remarks
Rachel Thomas, MP

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