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ISOC @ World Economic Forum on East Asia

The WEF Forum on East Asia was held in Jakarta, Indonesia from June 12 to 13.

ISOC’s Regional Director, Rajnesh Singh, participated in the event, and spoke during an interactive panel on ‚ÄúCapitalizing on Transformative Technology and Innovation‚ÄĚ. The session summary is available here.

Singh highlighted the importance of multi-stakeholder consultative processes. He also stressed the need to understand and appreciate the needs and values of newer generations of Internet users who are online and connected pretty much 24/7 and have a different perspective on privacy and the exchange of personal information.

Further information on the 2011 World Economic Forum on East Asia is available here.