The Internet Governance Forum (IGF) 2014 will be held 2-5 September 2014 in Istanbul, Turkey. Read more
Learning in a multistakeholder environment: EuroSSIG teaches the Internet governance leaders of tomorrow
ICC’s conference Facilitating Trade in the Digital Economy is set to bring business and government representatives to Geneva on 8-9 April to improve electronic approaches in key business areas such as customs, taxation and public procurement.
An ICC conference on facilitating trade in the digital economy will bring business and government representatives from around the world to Geneva on 8-9 April to investigate how paperless interactions can be improved in key business areas such as customs, taxation and public procurement.
ICC has welcomed the continued representation of business members in the Multistakeholder Advisory Group (MAG) which is responsible for steering the preparatory process for the 9th Internet Governance Forum (IGF) to take place in Istanbul from 2-5 September 2014.
At the 8th Internet Governance Forum in Bali, ICC has highlighted that organizations managing the Internet and national regulatory infrastructures need to develop the proper policy environments to allow businesses and individuals to capitalize on the economic and societal benefits of the Internet. ICC BASIS also emphasized the importance of the IGF in continuing dialogue to help shape these policy changes. These were the key messages delivered at Tuesday’s opening of the IGF in Nusa Dua, Bali, by Joseph Alhadeff, Chair of the ICC’s Commission on the Digital Economy on behalf of ICC’s Business Action to Support the Information Society (BASIS) initiative.