Italian Chamber of Deputies - "Internet Bill of Rights"

9 November 2015 - A Pre-event on Human Rights in João Pessoa, Brazil


PROGRAM November 9, 2015
Preliminary event @ #igf2015 Internet Governance
Forum, Joao Pessoa
Poeta Ronaldo Cunha Lima Conference Center - Room 6

WORKSHOP 9 am - 1 pm

BUILDING INTERNET BILLS OF RIGHTS: challenges and opportunities

9AM-9:15AM - Welcome and introduction to the debate (with a message from the president of the Italian Chamber of Deputies, Laura Boldrini)

9:15AM-11AM - From national to international experiences

Opening presentation: "Why a Declaration of Internet Rights? Italy and beyond"

Prof. Stefano Rodotà, Italian Parliament's Committee of study (15 min)

Discussants (around 10 minutes):

Nnenna Nwakanma (Web Foundation)
Marietje Schaak (EU Parliament)
Urs Gasser (Berkman Center)
Ronaldo Lemos (ITS)

moderation: Carlos Affonso Souza (ITS, Rio de Janeiro State University)

11AM-11:20AM Coffee break

11:20 - 1PM - Challenges ahead

moderation: Anna Masera (journalist, spokesperson for the Italian Parliament)

Freedom of Expression and Right to be Forgotten :: Frank La Rue (former UN Rapporteur)

The Right to a Digital Education :: Juan Carlos De Martin (Nexa Center for Internet & Society, Politecnico di Torino, member of the Italian Parliament's Committe of study)

Internet Governance :: Fadi Chehade (ICANN) TBC

Internet Governance and multi-stakeholderism :: Stefano Trumpy (ISOC, member of the Italian Parliament's Committee of study)

Privacy and Identification :: Paolo Coppola (Italian mp, member of the Italian Parliament's Committe of

Fundamental Rights and Terrorism in the Age of the Internet :: Giovanna de Minico (University of Naples Federico II, Interdepartmental Centre Ermes, member of the Italian Parliament's Committe of

Brazil´s Data Protection Draft Bill of Law :: Danilo Doneda (Brazilian Ministry´s of Justice consultant)

This is an open event, but registration to attend the IGF is requested. All attendants are welcome to contribute to the debate by commenting on the presentations and bringing their own perspective on how the national and regional experiences concerning Internet Bill of Rights can foster a global debate about internet freedom and the respect for human rights online.

EVENING CEREMONY 7:15 pm - 10 pm

Location: Hotel Tambau

18h30 - Welcome Reception (with drinks and snacks)

19h15 - Welcome address: Virgílio Almeida (CGI), Anna Masera (Italian parliament), Carlos Affonso

19h30 - Multistakeholderism experiences

=> Moderation: Virgílio Almeida (CGI)

Juan Carlos de Martin, NEXA Politecnico de Torino (Italian Declaration)

Carlos Afonso, CGI (NETMundial)

Veridiana Alimonti, CGI (CGI´s 10 Principles for the Governance and Use of the Internet)

Ronaldo Lemos, ITS (Marco Civil)

20h30 - Towards a Collaborative and Democratic Internet Governance

=> Moderation: Flávio Wagner (20 min. presentations)

Prof. Stefano Rodotà (Italian Parliament's Committee of study),

Markus Kummer, former Executive Coordinator of the IGF

Urs Gasser, Berkman Center for Internet and Society