2019 APSIG

Dates: 2019-07-08~10  
Location: Asia Institute of Technology (AIT),  Pathum Thani (near Bangkok), Thailand 
Local Organizer: intERlab, AIT

Late Application for General Participants [Google Form]: Late Application Period: 2019.3.1-31
        Remark: If you cannot access the Google Form, please use [MS Word], and send it to APSIG-Sec@GoolgeGroups.com.
        
Registration Fee: $300 (Early Registration: $200 until 2019-05-31)



2019 APSIG Program, Verson 0.2 - Draft
         2019-07-07  Sunday
                                  8:00~20:00   Registration
                                15:00~17:00   BoF (Bylaws: tentative)
                                18:00~20:00   Welcome Dinner with Ice Breaking Session
            2019-07-08  Monday
                                 09:00~17:30 AI Governance Workshop
                                                       7.6A AI - Introduction
                                                                            Kilnam Chon  [AI-ppt], [AI-article]; [AI Governance-ppt] [AI Governance-article]
                                                                                                   [AI for Everybody - strongly recommneded]
                                                       7.6B AI Governance - Accountability
                                                                            Woodrow Hartzog [2018 Presentation Material], [2017 AAAI/AES Article]
                                                       Case Study Session on AI      
                                                                    Alibaba/Fan Junwei, np/Shreedeep [pptword]bd, in/Dr.Govind, lk/Mahee,..... 
                                                       Open Discussion Session on AI

                                 19:30~21:00  BoF (pending)
            2019-07-09 Tuesday
                                 08:30~10:00  5.2 Privacy
                                                                 Woodrow Hartzog [Privacy's blueprint]                           
                                 10:30~12:00  8.4 Social Media Governance
                                                                 KS Park, [Class Description]
                                 13:30~15:00  4.3 Names and Number
                                                                         Lee Xiaodong, [Class Description]  
                                 15:00~16:00  Case Study Session: Social Media and Asia 
                                                                 lk/Maheeshwara Kirindigotabd, in, np,....
                                (16:00~21:00  Excursion - option)
                                 16:30~17:30  BoF: (pending)                                 
                                 19:30~21:00  BoF: (pending)
            2019-07010 Wednesday                         
                                 09:00~10:30   1.1 Internet Governance - History (and Multistakeholderism)
                                                                Kilnam Chon  [Internet Governance History], [Multistakeholderism History]; [Internet History]
                                 11:00~12:30   7.4 Cybersecurity Governance
                                                                 Koichiro Komiyama [Class Description]              
                                 13:30~16:00   Closing Session with Open Discussion 
                                 16:30~20:30   All SIG Meeting (with All SIG Dinner)
            
2019 APSIG Preparation - Schedule 
        2018-08-01               2019 APSIG Strawman Proposal
        2018-09-01~12-31    2019 APSIG Class - Call for Class Proposal and New Class Proposals (Phase I)
        2018-12-01~31         Advance registration of national SIG/IGF delegates
        2019-01-01               2019 APSIG - Plan 
        2019-01-01               2019 APSIG - Program, Version 0
        2019-01-01~02-28    Call for Participation of 2019 APSIG; 
Application Form for General Participants
        2019-01-01~04-30    Call for Proposals: Case Study Sessions, BoF Sessions
        2019-03-01~03-31    Late Application for 2019 APSIG Participation 
        2019-04-01               2019 APSIG - Program, Version 1
        2019-04-01~30         Announcement of  2019  APSIG Participants and Fellowships

        2019-04-01~06-30    Amazon/APSIG Fellowship Application for 2019 IGF Participation - Letter of Intent (tentative)
        2019-06-08               Presentation Materials (Final Version) are due

        2019-07-07~10         2019 APSIG (7th on Day 0 Events, 8th on AI Governance Workshop, 9-10th on SIG and All SIG Meeting)    
  
Candidate Case Study Sessions (Monday Afternoon, Tuesday Afternoon)               
          Case Study Session or BoF: Digital accessibility (waqas,...) and/or AI and Disability (gunela)
          Case Study Session: e-Commerce by Fan Junwei (Alibaba)
          Case Study Session: OTT by Facebook

          Case Study Session: Internet Shutdown; India, Pakistan, [2017IGF/WS117africa] [2017IGF/WS178americas] [Freedom on the Net] [Quarts]
          Case Study Session: Multistakeholderism and its practice in Asia Pacific                 
          Case Study Session: AI: Training/AI Saturdays (around the world)
          Case Study Session: AI Initiative/AI for Development in Nepal      
          Case Study Session: (Child) Online Safety; [nepal; blog, guidebook
          Case Study Session: Personal ID: India, Japan, South Korea, USA, EU,... [WEF: Digital Identity] [Proposal - Digital Identity]
          Case Study Session: Internet for LCDs/Internet for All; [WEF], [UN-OHRLLS]     
            Case Study Session: SIG Curriculum Analysis; Brazil SIG, EuroSSIG,...        
          Case Study Session: Digital (Internet/Smartphone) Addiction
            Case Study Session: Gender and Natiolnal SIGs/IGFs
          Case Study Session: Social Media Abuse: hate speech, fake news [ppt]  [description]  [paper]
          Case Study Session: Multistakeholderism practice on domestic issues 
          Case Study Session: GDPR and National SIGs/IGFs
          Case Study Session: Blockchain Applications in Asia
          Case Study Session: Blockchain Hands-on Experience (Tutorial)
          Case Study Session: Machine Learning/Neural Network Tutorial          
          Case Study Session: Smart City
          Case Study Session: National Digital/Cyber Strategy and Policies
            Case Study Session: Privacy: Woodrow, KS,.....
          Case Study Session: (Major) Civil Societies: EFF, APC, Access Now,... (Human/Digital Rights EcoSystem)
          Case Study Session: Realistic View of AI
                  
Candidate BoF Sessions (Sunday Afternoon, Monday Evening, Tuesday Evening)     
          Bylaws (APSIG, All SIG Group)
          Smart Speaker
          Youth
          Gender
            2019 IGF Workshop Proposal Review
          National Internet Governance Article Review; in/amrita, bd/nazmul, lk/mahee, af/mohibullah, pk/(waqas), np/?
          National SIG Curriculum Review

Other Sessions
          Welcome Dinner with "Ice Breaking Session": 2019.7.7 Sunday 18:00 - 21:00 (Shreedeep)
          Orientation Session: 2019.7.8 Monday 8:30-9:00 (Dr.Govind - tentative)
          National SIG Recording: 2019.7.10 Wednesday (Lunch Time)
          Closing Session (with Open Discussion): 2019.7.10 Wednesday 13:30 - 16:00 (5th Year Review; 2015~2019 - ppt, Next 4 Years; 2020-2024)
         
All SIG Group:
        All SIG Meeting:  2019.7.10 Wednesday 16:30 - 18:30
         All SIG Dinner:    2019.7.10 Wednesday 19:00 - 21:00

Administrative Documents:
         Airfare to Bangkok

Financial Supports for 2019 APSIG:

    No Support:  Participants need to pay registration fees, guest rooms and airfares.
    Registration Fee Support: APSIG pays the registration fee, and participants pay for guest rooms and airfares.
    Partial Support (= Registration Fee Support + Guest Rooms): APSIG pays the registration fees and the guest room at AIT Conference Center (Double Room sharing with another participant)
    Full Support (= Partial Support + Airfare): APSIG pays the registration fees, guest rooms (Double room at Main Wing sharing with another partipant), and airfares according to our standard fares.

    Remark: For participants with no support or registration fee support, we strongly recommend you to stay at AIT Conference Center (Main Wing, New Wing, or Annex; single or double).
                  Please contact apsig-sec@ for the guest room arrangement.
    Remark 2: All need to pay for the transportation from airports to  Asia Institute of Technology (AIT); either $7 or $20.  Please check Local Information for detail of 2019 APSIG.
    Remark 3: We provide most meals.  All participants have to pay for dinner on Monday and Tuesday. 

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