bdSIG 2018



The Bangladesh School of Internet Governance (bdSIG) is going to be held for the second time at 14-15 December, Dhaka in Bangladesh 2018. bdSIG 2018 is expected to have the following participant structure:

*       bdSIG 2018 is a product of long discussions with Asia Pacific School of Internet Governance (APSIG)https://sites.google.com/site/apsigasia/and BIGF for implementing a School of IG in Bangladesh.

*       BIGF As the host for bdSIG with two days and offer a valid certificate for successful participants.

*       As the first ever local SIG 2017 we planned 25 participants for a full free fellowship. Now, we are going to arrange second full free SIG in Bangladesh 2018 with 45 participants.

 

bdSIG 2018

Bangladesh School of Internet Governance

Draft Content and Agenda

1st Day                            14th December

09:00 – 09:30 am

Registration

09:30 – 09:35 am

Welcome

09:35 – 10:00 am

Self Introduction and Grouping

10:00 – 11:00 am

Internet history by ---

11:00 – 11:15 am

Tea Break

11:15 – 12:15 pm

Internet Governance (Introduction, History and Principles) by

12:15 – 01:15 am

Digital Governance by ---

01:15 – 02:00 pm

Lunch Break

02:00 – 03:00 pm

Cybersecurity Governance by ---Rajnesh Singh

03:00 – 04:00 pm

AI Governance by ---

04:00 – 04:20 pm

Tea Break

04:20 – 05:20 pm

Blockchain Governance by ---

05:20 – 05:50 pm

Feed Back Session

2nd Day                            15th December

10:00 – 11:00 am

Data Governance (Governance of Networked Data) by ---

11:00 – 11:15 am

Tea Break

11:15 – 12:15 pm

Internet of Things (IOT) Governance by ---

12:15 – 01:15 pm

Legal background (Jurisdiction, IP, Trademark, Patent, Cybercrime act, Privacy) by ---

01:15 – 02:00 pm

Lunch Break

02:00 – 03:00 pm

Infrastructure and Standards (TCP/IP, DNS, Apnic, ISP) by ---

03:00 – 04:00 pm

Development (Technology, Connectivity, Accessibility, Digital Divide) by ---

04:00 – 04:30 pm

Feed Back Session

04:30 – 05:30 pm

Closing Session & Certificate Giving Ceremony by Chief Guest, Honorable Information Minister, Hasanul Haq Inu, MP

05:30 – 06:00 pm

Tea Break and Close


Some Stats

*       Total Participants 45

*       Male, Female & Other

*       Age = 18 - 50

*       Government Sector, Civil Society,  

         Private Sector, Technical Community,

         Academia, Youth and Media

 

Facebook Page & Event Information:

https://www.facebook.com/bangladeshSIG/

 

Fellowship

Registration Duration  :   From 18 September, 2018

                                                To 20 November, 2018

Selection Phase              :   From 21 November, 2018

                                                 To 30 December, 2018 

Final List Declaration   :   01 December, 2018

The fellowship entails fee waiver to participate in bdSIG 2018. Food will be provided by bdSIG. Please note NO accommodation and travel funding will be provided to fellow.


Who can apply?

Any individual from Bangladesh, from any stakeholder community (Government Sector, Civil Society, Private Sector, Technical Community, Academia, Youth and Media), who has an interest in Internet Governance, and has in the past contributed or wishes to contribute to IG processes, may apply for this program as a Bangladesh Fellow. Any individual from any part of the world can apply as an International Fellow.

 

Selection Criteria

Fellowship applicants will be selected by the Selection Committee based on different criteria such as background, experience and contributions, and keeping in mind parameters such as geographical and gender balance and diversity.

 

Apply Now to Get a Chance to win a bdSIG 2018 Fellowship

 

BDSIG 2018 is a product of long discussions with Asia Pacific School of Internet Governance (APSIG) https://sites.google.com/site/apsigasia/ and BIGF for implementing a School of IG in Bangladesh.

BIGF As the host for bdSIG with two days and offer a valid certificate for successful participants.

We planned for second local SIG 2018 with 45 participants for a full free fellowship. bdSIG 2018 Secretariat is not providing any travel or accommodation support.

 

Sharing of Teaching Material

bdSIG proposes to share teaching material (background papers, video recordings of sessions etc.) with other SIGs in the region based on a consensus at APSIG level.

 

Details Information:                                           

https://sites.google.com/site/bdsigbangladesh/home/bdsig2018

 

Steering Committee

The conduct of Bangladesh School of Internet Governance (bdSIG 2018) will be supervised by a Steering Committee whose initial members are drawn from the four organizing institution Bangladesh Internet Governance Forum (BIGF) and in collaboration with e-Commerce Association of Bangladesh (e-CAB), Internet Service Providers Association Bangladesh (ISPAB), Bangladesh NGOs Network for Radio and Communication (BNNRC) The Monthly Computer Jagat, bdSIG’s international supporters and from local hosting organizations. The Steering Committee will be expanded as required.

1.   Mr. Hasanul Haq Inu, Minister, Ministry of Information

2.   Mr. MA Hakim, President, ISPAB

3.   Mr. Razib Ahmed, Director, International Affairs, e-CAB

4.   Mr. S M Altaf Hossain, MD & CEO, Drik ICT Ltd

5.   Ms. Afroza Haq, Executive Member, BIGF

6.   Mr. AHM. Bazlur Rahman, CEO, BNNRC

7.   Mr. Mohammad Abdul Haque (Anu), Secretary General, BIGF

8.   Mr. Shazzad Hossain, PA to Information Minister

9.   Mr. Md Abdul Wahed Tomal, Technical Editor, Computer Jagat

 

Fellowship Selection Committee

1.   Mr. Md. Abdul Awal, Vice Chair, ISOC, Bangladesh Dhaka

2.   Mr. Iqbal Ahmed, Member, ISOC, Bangladesh Dhaka

3.   Mr. Shah Zahidur Rahman, Sr. Engineer, Tech. Division, QUBEE

4.   Mr. M Abdullah Al Naser, Founder, mn-LAB

5.   Ms. Sharmin Israil, Sr. HR Officer, Monstar Lab Bangladesh Ltd.

 

Financial Committee

1.   Mr. Mohammad Abdul Haque (Anu), Secretary General, BIGF

2.   Ms. Shanjida Rahman, Fellow, bdSIG 2017

3.   Mr. Bhubon Ahmed, Fellow, bdSIG 2017


National SIG Coordinator's

Primary Contact        :  Mohammad Abdul Haque (Anu)

Mobile                          :  +8801911341654

Email                            :  mahaqueanu@gmail.com

 

Alternative Contact  :  Syed Hassan Mahmood

Mobile                          :  +8801719092533

Email                            :  shmahmood21@gmail.com

 

Alternative Contact  :  Nazmul Hasan Majumder

Mobile                          :  +8801556356765

Email                            :  nazmulmajumder@gmail.com

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