IGF Workshop (WS141): Equipping populations with the skills to shape and secure their digital future

Geneva, Switzerland, • English

The purpose of this workshop is to bring together cybersecurity experts from different stakeholder groups to raise awareness of ongoing multistakeholder partnerships in cybersecurity capacity building efforts globally.


By surveying the global trends which are impacting and amplifying the growing need for a broader digital literacy culture, participants will analyse where opportunities lie and gaps persist to help overcome challenges.

This workshop is co-organised by ICC BASIS, the Centre for European Policy Studies, the Government of Mexico and the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry

Who should attend?

This workshop is open to all registered IGF 2017 attendees.


Samar BabaSpecial Interest Group on Humanitarian Technology IEE Sight
Virat BhatiaFICCI
Cristina CárdenasGovernment of Mexico
Jon ChippindallBarefoot Computing Project
Kenta MochizukiYahoo Japan
Lorenzo PupilloCentre for European Policy Studies
Jianne SorianodotAsia
Moni UdohGovernment of Nigeria
Thomas WhiteheadBT

Logistical notes





Room IIXX – E

Palais des Nations

Avenue de la Paix 14

Geneva 1211



This event is open to all registered IGF 2017 participants

Contact us

  • Sophie Tomlinson
  • +33 1 49 53 29 26
  • Assistant Policy Manager, ICC Digital Economy Commission