Programme 2015
9th European Summer School on Internet Governance (EuroSSIG) - Meissen, 26 July – 1 August 2015
(as of 13 July 2015)
self-study
Webinar: The history of Internet governance
  • Wolfgang Kleinwächter, University of Aarhus
Sunday, 26 July 2015
19.30 – 20.30 Welcoming dinner
20.30 – 22.30 Opening and introduction
  • Wolfgang Kleinwächter, University of Aarhus
  • Sandra Hoferichter, Medienstadt Leipzig e.V.
Monday, 27 July 2015 - The Internet governance eco system
09.00 – 10.30The Internet governance history follow up from the webinar
  • Wolfgang Kleinwächter, University of Aarhus
10.30 – 11.00 Coffee
11.00 – 12.00Internet governance eco system - a holistic approach
  • William J. Drake, University of Zurich
12.00 – 12.30Introduction to the role play - multistakeholder practicum
12.30- 13.30Lunch
13.30 – 15.30 Internet governance roadmap (1) - Macrocosm: WISIS+10, NETmundial, IGF
  • Introduction: Jandyr Ferreira dos Santos, Ministry of External Relations, Brazil
  • Avri Doria, Researcher, Technicalities and former GNSO Chair
  • Anriette Esterhuysen, Association for Progressive Communication
  • William J. Drake, University of Zurich
  • Moderator: Wolfgang Kleinwächter, University of Aarhus, ICANN Director
15.30 – 16.00Coffee
16.00 – 17.30Internet governance roadmap (2) - Microcosm: The Internet Corporation of Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN)
  • Introduction: Fiona Alexander, NTIA
  • Olivier Crepin-Leblond, Former ALAC Chair (long) (short)
  • Nigel Hickson, ICANN (long) (short)
  • Niels ten Oever, Article 19
  • Moderator: Wolfgang Kleinwächter, University of Aarhus, ICANN Director
18.00 – 23.00 Boat trip with dinner
Tuesday, 28 July 2015 ‐ Internet governance and cyber security
09.00 – 10.30 Cyber security and Internet governance
  • Duncan Hollis, Temple University School of Law in Philadelphia
10.30 – 10.50 Coffee
10.50 – 11.45Cyber crime and Internet governance
  • Tatiana Tropina, Max Planck Institute for International Criminal Law
12.00 – 12.30 Organ concert in the Dome of Meissen
13.00 – 14.00 Lunch
14.00 – 15.00 The human rights dimension of cyber security
  • Niels ten Oever, Article 19
15.00 – 15.30 Coffee
15.30 – 17.30 Breakout sessions:
  • Cyber security, Duncan Hollis
  • Cyber crime, Tatiana Tropina
  • Human rights, Niels ten Oever
18.00 – 19.00 Dinner
20.00 ‐ 22.00 Role play - Multistakeholder practicum
Wednesday, 29 July 2015 ‐ Technical regulation and management
09.00 – 10.30Codes, standards and protocols ‐ How the Internet is regulated
  • Avri Doria, Researcher, technicalities
10.30 – 11.00Coffee
11.00 – 12.00IP address management
  • Marco Hogewonig, RIPE NCC
12.00 – 13.00 Case presentation – The management of ccTLDs
13.00 – 14.00Lunch and group picture
14.00 – 15.00The management of gTLDs
  • Keith Drazek, Verisign
15.00 – 16.00Management of Internet exchange points and registrars
  • Helga Krüger, http.net Internet GmbH / Member of DENIC Executive Board
  • Carsten Schiefner, ECIX / Member of DENIC Executive Board
16.00 – 16.30 Coffee
17.00 – 19.00 City walk to the Meissen Porcelain Manufactory and visit of the demonstration workshops
19.00 – 20.00New Top-Level Domains – Between public interest and shareholder value
  • Dirk Krischenowski, CEO dotBerlin
20.00 - 22.00Dinner sponsored by dot Berlin
Thursday, 30 July 2015 ‐ Business dimension of Internet governance
09.00 – 10.00Innovation, new technologies and services
  • Robert Pepper, CISCO
10.00 – 10.30Coffee
10.30 – 11.45The perspective of telecommunication service provider
followed by Q&A
11.45 – 13.00The perspective of online retailerfollowed by Q&A
13.00 – 14.00 Lunch
14.00 – 15.30 Breakout sessions:
  • Telecommunication service provider
  • Online retailer
15.30 – 16.00 Coffee
16.00 – 17.30 Role play - Multistakeholder practicum
18.00 – 19.00 Dinner
20.00 – 22.00Role play - Multistakeholder practicum
Friday, 31 July 2015 ‐ The multistakeholder model and human rights
09.00 – 10.30 The multistakeholder Internet governance model - towards an innovative 21st century diplomacy
  • Bertrand de la Chapelle, Internet & Jurisdiction Project
10.30 – 11.00 Coffee
11.00 – 12.30Human rights in Internet governance
12.30 – 13.30Lunch
13.30 – 16.00Role play - Multistakeholder practicum
16.00Hand over of certificates
16.30Coffee
20.00 – 23.30Gala Dinner & EuroSSIG multicultural song party at “Vincenz Richter” restaurant
Sponsored by Afilias
Saturday, 1 August 2015 - Departure
Background image by: Manfred Kloppert, Dresden