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Meeting with Shernon Osepa of ISOC

Shernon Osepa of  ISOC meets with members of ISOCTT Executive in Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago. Read more on Shrenon Osepa

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The Year of the Internet in Trinidad and Tobago

Internet Society Trinidad & Tobago Chapter 2012 - The Year of the Internet in Trinidad and Tobago The Internet Society Trinidad & Tobago Chapter (ISOCTT) has labelled 2012 “The Year of the Internet in Trinidad and Tobago”. The Society is commencing its activities by holding a series of seminars featuring ...

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Evening with Sebastien Bachollet

Dear Members, The Internet Society Trinidad & Tobago Chapter is now chartered! As a full-fledged Chapter of the Internet Society International we are labeling 2012 as 'The Year of the Internet' in Trinidad and Tobago. Our events will kick start with an appreciation and celebration of the Chapter formation in the week ...

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InterCommunity 2015

The Internet Society’s Board of Trustees invites you!

*InterCommunity 2015 is a one of a kind global meeting of the Internet Society, on the Internet, for the Internet .  InterCommunity 2015 will be held in conjunction with the Annual General Meeting of the Internet Society Board of  Trustees, which will be co-located at the NetHUI Conference in Auckland, NZ.

Bringing our community together in one place at one time, InterCommunity 2015 offers you the opportunity to engage in a truly global conversation, share your views on topics that matter to you and to hear a range of unique perspectives on key issues facing the Internet today.

Designed to maximize the depth and breadth of our membership, InterCommunity 2015 will serve to highlight the different ways we are all working together for a common purpose around the world. And it will help to inform us how we can collaborate more effectively to better support the growth and evolution of the Internet for the next generation.

Using the technology that is such a critical component for the creation of  social and economic opportunity, we will provide different ways for you to join. You can attend on-line from wherever you are, or in person at select locations. How ever you choose to participate, you will have the chance to add your thoughts to themed discussions on topics including Internet Access, Internet Governance and Collaborative Security.

*Join us in celebration of our powerful community. We look forward to welcoming you to our global meeting.

*Visit the  InterCommunity 2015 Website to learn more about the event and how you can participate.

Joining online?

There are two global sessions available for you to participate in, just join at the time most convenient for you:

Session 1 starts at 20:00 UTC, 7 July. Click here to join via our IC2015 Player.
Session 2 starts at 06:00 UTC, 8 July. Click here to join via our IC2015 Player.

Joining from a node?

Check the InterCommunity 2015 Website for participation details.

INET Trinidad and Tobago

Date: 8-9 October 2014

Venue: Telecommunications Authority of Trinidad and Tobago

Agenda

8 October 2014

Time  Activity Speaker
8.00-8.45 Registration
8.45-9.00 Welcome and Opening Remarks TATT & Internet Society
9.00-9.45 Keynote Address: The Internet Enhancing Social and Economic Development  To Be Confirmed
9.45-10.15 The Internet Ecosystem Mr. Sebastian Bellagamba, Internet Society
10.15-10.30 Coffee Break  Sponsored by TATT
10.30-11.15 Recent Global Internet Developments  Mr. Raul Echeberria, Internet Society
11.15-12.00 IPv6 What Is It? Why Is It Needed?  Mr. Christian O’Flaherty, Internet Society
12.00-12.45 IPv6 Deployment: Business Cases and Development Options (in the Caribbean) Mr. Brent McIntosh
12.45-2.00 LUNCH Sponsored by TATT 
2.00-2.30 Securing the Domain Name System/DNSSEC Mr. Christian O’Flaherty, Internet Society 
2.30-3.00 Resource Certification (RPKI) for a more secure Internet LACNIC
3.00-3.30 The Internet: Privacy Identity and Security Ms. Christine Runnegar, Internet Society
3.30-4.00 Cellular Technologies:Enhancing Internet Development Dr. Patrick Hosein
4.00-4.15 COFFEE BREAK Sponsored by TATT
4.15-5.00 Moderator: Ms. Jane CoffinRoundtable: The Future of the Internet: How Could Trinidad & Tobago Benefit? All presenters
5.00-5.05 Closing TATT & Internet Society
5.05-7.00 Cocktail Sponsored by Internet Society

 

9 October 2014

Time  Activity Speaker
8.45-9.00 Welcome and Opening Remarks TATT & Internet Society 

 

9.00-9.45 The Telecoms and Internet Environment in Trinidad & Tobago Mr. Kwesi Prescod, TATT
9.45-10.30 IXPs Implementation Experiences and Challenges Mr. Bevil Wooding, PCHMr. Brent McIntosh

Ms. Jane Coffin, Internet Society

 

10.30-11.00 Coffee Break Sponsored by TATT 
11.00-11.45 How Does The Internet/telecoms Contribute to Trinidad & Tobago’s Gas and Oil industry? Industry expert
11.45-12.30 dotTT Domain Name Management: Challenges and Opportunities  Dr. Patrick Hosein, NicTT
12.30-1.30 LUNCH Sponsored by TATT 
1.30-2.00 How to be Engaged with the local ISOC-Chapter Mrs. Cintra Sooknanan
2.00-2.45 Cybersecurity  Ms. Christine Runnegar, Internet Society
2.45-3.30 Content Development tbc
3.30-3.45 Coffee Break Sponsored by TATT 
3.45-4.45 Moderator: Ms. Sofie Maddens, Internet SocietyRoundtable: Is the Internet disrupting traditional telecoms business? The case of OTT-providers

 

TATT, ISPs, ISOC, nicTT, local telecoms operator, civil society
4.45-5.00 Closing TATT & Internet Society 

 

Speakers and Panelists will include:

 

Agenda topics will include:

  • The Global Internet Landscape
  • The Future of the Internet
  • The Domain Name System
  • RPKI
  • DNSSEC
  • IPv4 Depletion & IPv6 Transition
  • Cybersecurity
  • Identity and Privacy
  • ccTLD Management
  • OTT Challenges
  • IXPs
  • Internet content development
  • And much more…

 

Who should attend?

  • Government Policy Makers
  • Regulators
  • Internet Service Providers
  • Telecomms Operators
  • Academic Institutions
  • Civil Society
  • Internet Users
  • Businesses
  • Students

Registration is complimentary!  However, seating is limited.  Register today!

To register, email Mr. Rawley Harvey, Communications Officer at Telecommunications Authority of Trinidad and Tobago.

For additional details and inquiries on how to support this program, please contact Mr. Shernon Osepa.

Small Island Developing States (SIDS) Roundtable

Please accept this invitation to attend the 2014 Small Island Developing States (SIDS) Roundtable being held at the 2014 Internet Governance Forum in Istanbul, Turkey as follows:

Tuesday September 2, 2014 9:00am – 10:30am (Istanbul time)
Workshop Room 09 (Rumeli -1 Floor / Room 6)
Internet as an Engine for Growth & Development, Roundtable
Host Organization Tracy Hackshaw Technical Community Internet Society Trinidad and Tobago Chapter Patrick Hosein Technical Community Trinidad & Tobago Network Information Centre (TTNIC)
Tags ‪#‎ICT4D‬ ‪#‎Development‬ ‪#‎Infrastructure‬

The topic for discussion at this year’s Roundtable is: Do the elements required to promote the Information Society/Knowledge Economy complement “basic” infrastructural development needs?

Links to the Roundtable details are as follows:

http://igf2014.sched.org/event/e918bb3602cb478dd7c195869035a060#.VAI06_BX-ub
http://www.intgovforum.org/cms/wks2014/index.php/proposal/view_public/68

I look forward to seeing you there, whether in person, or remotely!

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