How to fund the next generation of Internet innovation

24 October 2013 - A Workshop on Access in Bali, Indonesia

Agenda

This roundtable will explore the current funding mechanisms available for those generating innovative solutions for internet development to identify their strengths and weaknesses to encourage the audience to make recommendations. Short interventions from speakers representing the interest from governments, aid agencies, traditional and alternative funding mechanisms, crowd funding, grant and awards, competitions will spark the discussion. 

The group will discuss how to incorporate/develop a culture of social responsibility on the IT sector. Key topics to discuss will be social responsibility on a self-regulated market; Infrastructure ownership/management models; Equal opportunities for success in a competitive industry as a key component for growth and development.