WEBCAST SEP 11-14: 2022 Asia Pacific Regional Internet Governance Forum 

ISOC LIVEOn 12-14 September 2022 the 13th Asia Pacific Regional Internet Governance Forum (APrIGF) will be held as a hybrid event, online and in Singapore, with the theme ‘People at the Centre:Envisioning a community-led Internet that is inclusive, sustainable and trusted‘. APrIGF serves as a platform for discussion, exchange and collaboration at a regional level, and also where possible to aggregate national IGF discussions, ultimately advance the Internet governance development in the Asia Pacific region.

APrIGF 2022 is being held as part of APNIC54 and in conjunction with APSIG2022 and SGNOG9.


Sunday 11 September 2022
06:00 Capacity Building Program for Fellows and Newcomers (real time text)

Monday 12 September 2022
01:30 S06 Empowering New Voices in Internet Governance Spaces
03:00 Opening Plenary
05:30 S17 Advancing data justice in (post-)pandemic data governance: perspectives from Southeast Asia
07:00 S05 Resilience and inclusivity in digital education
08:30 S04 Inclusion of persons with disabilities in the ICT Job Sector
09:30 Townhall Session

Tuesday 13 September 2022
01:30 S02 Digital accessibility and connectivity for disabled students in higher education during COVID-19
05:30 S11 Responding to changing digital rights priorities in a post-pandemic world
07:00 S12 Multi-stakeholder Collaborative Approach for Developing Local Digital Literacy Champions
08:30 S01 Connecting the Unconnected – Efforts from Private Sector and Policy Lessons from the APAC
09:30 Townhall Session

Wednesday 13 September 2022
01:30 S03 Strengthening the disability voice in Internet Governance
03:00 S19 Locally Accessible Cloud Service (LACS) for e-resilience + S21 LEO Satellite Constellations – Will They Bring Better Internet Access and a More Resilient Internet? + S25 Koo – Empowering Users and Building Cyber Resilience
05:30 S20 Here’s How Your Genital and Physical Affects Your Digital Lives + S22 Measuring the Internet protocol parameters for reducing Internet poverty
07:00 S23 Child Online Safety: A Kids conversation on creating a Child-centric Internet + S24 Assessing investments in surveillance and technology
08:30 Closing Plenary

https://livestream.com/internetsociety/aprigf2022 (Open Captions)



Monday September 2022
01:30 S13 Combating Disinformation from COVID-19 to the General Election: Multistakeholder Digital Literacy vs Legislation & Censorship?
05:30 S07 Online harassment as tools of exclusion: A discussion on Addressing Online Gender Based Violence Through Community Organised Helplines
07:00 S08 Towards an EcoInternet – A Multistakeholder Dialogue on Policy Making and Strategising for a Sustainable and Energy Efficient Internet
08:30 S10 Future of Work: Achieving a sustainable gig economy

Tuesday 13 September 2022
01:30 S15 Toward Trusted Design: User Protections for a Better Web for All
05:30 S16 Protecting the Healthcare Sector from Cyber Harm
08:30 S14 Digital Resiliency of Civil Society in the context of shrinking Civic Space

Wednesday 13 September 2022
01:30 S09 Social Media Regulation during Elections: Expanding or Limiting Digital Democracy?
03:00 Internet governance within the system of United Nations: is IGF on a good path to adapt, innovate and reform?
05:30 IG Futures
07:00 S18 Routing Security – We can do better!

https://livestream.com/internetsociety2/aprigf2022 (Open Captions)

PROGRAM https://ap.rigf.asia/news/2022-program-schedule/ (pdf https://bit.ly/3xd5Qog)

REGISTER https://igf.asia/2022register


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http://bit.ly/aprigf2022video (YouTube)