Internet Governance Forum Brazil 2019

1 Oct 2019 - 4 Oct 2019

Manaus, Brazil

The Brazilian Internet Governance Forum (IGF) has been promoted annually by the Brazilian Internet Steering Committee ( since 2011 as a preparatory activity for the IGF. Through it, aims to bring participants from government, business, scientific and technological sector, civil society, and Internet users together; to monitor and discuss issues that are central to the consolidation and expansion of an increasingly diverse, universal, and innovative Internet in Brazil;  that expresses the principles of freedom, human rights, and privacy, as stated in the's Principles for the Governance and Use of the Internet.

This year's event will take place on 1-4 October in Manaus, in the state of Amazonas. The event’s official programme will include main sessions during each of the forum’s three official days (2-4 October). The programme features topics of great importance for the development of the Internet, along with 27 workshops organised by different actors of society interested in developing Brazil’s Internet. On 1 October, day zero will be held to give individuals and entities a chance to propose and organise diverse activities.

For more information, visit the dedicated page.