Business Briefing at IGF 2017

Geneva, Switzerland, • English

The business briefing is hosted and organised by the Business Action to Support the Internet Society (ICC BASIS), an initiative of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), which advocates private sector views on Internet governance policy issues.


The meetings will take place on:

  • Monday 18 December (IGF Day 1) from 14.00-15.00 room XXVII – Building E
  • Wednesday 20 and Thursday 21 December from 08.00-08.50 in room XXVII – Building E (same room)

They are open to all business and industry representatives.

Who should attend?

This meeting is open to all registered business and industry IGF 2017 attendees


BASIS is a hub of multinational enterprises, SMEs and associations from around the world and across sectors that work actively and collectively to foster business engagement in the post-World Summit on the Information Society follow-up activities.

Other BASIS activities during IGF 2017

In addition to the daily business briefings, ICC BASIS will be representing the business perspective by actively participating in the following sessions and events.

Logistical notes


Monday 18 December : 14.00-15.00

Tuesday 19 December : 08.00-08.50

Wednesday 20 December : 08.00-08.50

Thursday 21 December : 08.00-08.50



Room XXVII – Building E

Palais des Nations

Avenue de la Paix 14

Geneva 1211


Contact us

  • Elizabeth Thomas-Raynaud
  • +33 1 49 53 33 89
  • Project Director, ICC BASIS; Senior Policy Manager, ICC Digital Economy Commission