WEBCAST JAN 25-26: Trinidad and Tobago Internet Governance Forum 2024

On Thursday & Friday January 25-26 2024 the 8th Trinidad and Tobago Internet Governance Forum (TTIGF) will be held as a hybrid event. TTIGF 2024 has the theme ‘The Internet We Want‘. The theme was inspired by the UNIGF 2023 theme as an important area that needs to reach the local discussion forum for a way forward in Trinidad and Tobago’s Internet Governance. It will include a Youth Forum on Day 2.

The event will be webcast by the Internet Society Trinidad and Tobago Chapter.

01 Opening Remarks & Introductory Addresses
Dev Gosine, Chair, Trinidad and Tobago Multistakeholder Advisory Group (TTMAG)
H.E. Peter Cavendish, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Delegation of the European Union
Carol Roach, UN IGF MAG Chair, United Nations, Secretariat of the Internet Governance Forum (IGF)
02 Panel Session: Unlocking T&T’s ICT Potential for Global Markets
Camille Selvon Abraham, Head of Animation, The University of Trinidad and Tobago (UTT)
Vashti G. Guyadeen, Chief Executive Officer, Trinidad and Tobago Coalition of Services Industries (TTCSI)
Neville Alexander, Assistant Director Trade Promotion & Development (Ag), Ministry of Trade and Industry
Kendall Tull, Chief Commercial Officer, Teleios Systems Limited
Moderator: Tracy Hackshaw, Director, TTMAG
03 Panel Session: Training for Digital Transformation
Carlton A. Samuels, ICT4D Consultant, Carlton Samuels and Associates
Kern Elliott, Team Lead, Software Development (Software Development Unit), National Information and Communication Technology Company Limited (iGovTT)
Lorcan Camps, Founder & CEO, Nio Digita
Moderator: Jacqueline Morris, Director, TTMAG
04 Panel Session: Beyond Fintech: Navigating T&T’s Current Trends Towards the Next Financial Wave
Wesley Gervais, Digital Nomad, Custodian – GoStables Protocol
Carlos Newton, Manager – Fintech Sector Development, TT Financial Centre (TTIFC)
Lystra Lucillio, Deputy CEO, TT Securities and Exchange Commission (TTSEC)
Moderator: Jarryon Paul, Director, TTMAG
05 Panel Session: The AI We Want – Where Is It At and Where is it Heading?
Craig Ramlal, Lecturer Control Systems, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, UWI
Javed Sajad, Technology Consultant and Lawyer, AI Regulation and Policy
Curtis Charles, Director of Academic Affairs, 5 Islands Campus, School of AI and Computer Science
Moderator: George Gobin, Director, TTMAG
06 Open Forum – The Issue of Internet Blocking in Latin America and the Caribbean
Moderator: Kevon Swift, Head, Strategic Relations & Integration, LACNIC.
07 Closing Address
Jacqueline Morris, Vice-Chair, TTMAG

LIVESTREAM https://livestream.com/internetsociety/ttigf2024


DAY 1 https://bit.ly/3Se1VkF

Youth Forum https://bit.ly/3HB60dY

TWITTER #TTIGF2024 @isoctt @intgovforum 


https://youtu.be/Gz6ys0B3-7I (TTMAG feed – Day 1)
https://youtu.be/DI9oSKRrIFQ (TTMAG feed – Day 2)
https://www.facebook.com/liveisoc/ (AI Captions)
https://www.facebook.com/ttigf (AI Captions)
https://www.facebook.com/groups/ISOCTT/ (AI Captions)
https://www.facebook.com/InternetSocietyAmericaLatinayCaribe (AI Captions)