Scenarios for the Future of Internet Governance

Hosted by the DC Chapter of the Internet Society and the Institute for International Economic Policy, George Washington University

Panel 1: What is the IANA Function? What led to the US decision to reduce its role in IANA? What are the risks and opportunities associated with this fundamental change?

Fiona Alexander – Office of International Affairs, NTIA, US Department of Commerce

Richard Jimmerson – Chief Information Officer, ARIN

Steve DelBianco – Executive Director, NetChoice

Milton Mueller – Professor at Syracuse University School of Information Studies

Moderator – Tim Lordan – Executive Director, Internet Education Foundation

Panel 2: Possible scenarios for the future of the IANA functions – what are the implications for Internet governance?

Christopher Mondini – VP, Stakeholder Engagement North America & Global Business Engagement, ICANN

Raquel Gatto – Chapter Development Manager, the Americas, ISOC

Beatrice Covassi – First Counsellor, Digital Economy, EU Delegation to the United States

Derrick Cogburn – Associate Professor of International Relations at the School of International Service at American University

Becky Burr – Deputy General Counsel and Chief Privacy Officer at NeuStar, Inc.

Moderator – Roger Cochetti – Principal at RJC Associates