Pacific IGF

Day 0, 13 August, 2018 – Opening and Plenary Session

Time: 1300 – 1500pm


1300 – Opening Prayer

1305 – Opening remarks from Pacific IGF Chair

1310 – Welcome and official opening by host – Ms. Dalsie Baniala – Regulator, TRR

1315 – Presentation – Importance of Multistakeholder Practices in Internet Governance – Mr. Raul Echeberia, ISOC VP Global Engagement

1330 – Overview and Roundtable discussion on Pacific Island participation at APrIGF 2018. Presented by Pacific IGF Chair and committee with open discussion on how best Pacific Islanders may participate.

Panelists: Kasek Galgal, Cherie Lagakali, Dalsie Baniala

1400 – Roundtable discussion on “Contemporary Internet Governance Issues in the Pacific”.

Panelists: Jackson Miake, Kenneth Katafono, Raul Echeberria, Etuate Cocker

1450 – Closing remarks by chair

1455 – Closing Prayer

1500 – End of program

Day 2, 15 August, 2018 – Support of APrIGF Pacific-themed day

As Day 2 of the APrIGF is a Pacific-themed day. Pacific Island Participants will be supporting these activities. This will be done through ensuring resource people from the Pacific participate in relevant discussion carried out on the day to provide input. Details of how best to participate will have been covered with participants on Day 0.

Day 3, 16 August, 2018 – Closing Lunch Session

Time: 1200 – 1300


Opening Remarks by Chair

Report of the activities by rapporteurs

Moving forward – future activities for Pacific IGF

Panelists: Pacific IGF Chair, Member of local host, Pacific IGF Rapporteur