Principles of Internet Governance

Course Content

Course overview
Internet governance is the development of shared principles, norms, rules, decision-making procedures and programmes that shape the evolution and use of the Internet. The policies and processes involved in internet governance have taken centre stage over the last several years and are of concern to all stakeholders engaged in internet issues. This course will provide an overview of internet governance through its history, institutions, processes and people.

The course will discuss and analyse the actual or potential consequences of different policy approaches, including the multi-stakeholder model, which have been either adopted or proposed for internet governance at the national, regional and global level.

Course objectives
-Understand the history, institutions and people involved in internet governance
-Learn about the polices and processes involved in internet governance and how they are approached by different stakeholders
-Apply the concepts to local, regional, national and international internet issues

Principles of Internet Governance 1

Overview of Internet Governance

Principles of Internet Governance 2

History of the Internet

Principles of Internet Governance 3

Internet architecture

Principles of Internet Governance 4

Internet governance at work

Principles of Internet Governance 5

Policy issues and internet governance

Principles of Internet Governance 6

Role of government and stakeholders

Principles of Internet Governance 7

Telecoms regulation and Internet governance

Principles of Internet Governance 8

Broader framework of internet governance

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Course Duration
4 weeks
Next Scheduled
01/10/2018
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Course Leader
Dominique Lazanski
PUBLIC POLICY DIRECTOR
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Dominique works on cyber security policy and internet governance for the GSMA and also leads the GSMA’s Internet Governance Task Force. Previously, she worked for Yahoo!, eBay and Apple in the US, and more recently for the Taxpayers’ Alliance in the UK. She holds a BA from Cornell University, an MSc in Information Systems Management from the London School of Economics and a second master’s degree from the University of Bath.

Course Moderator
Orla Ryan
ENGAGEMENT MANAGER
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With over 15 years working at the GSMA, Orla has worked in many different areas including member working groups, event management and now with Capacity Building as Engagement Manager. Orla holds a diploma in Business and Languages, Public Relations and has most recently been studying cyber psychology.