Internet Governance – International Legal Challenges


New Conference Report
Conference announcement

As part of the SSDI International Rights Day, the conference: Internet Governance – International Legal Challenges, will be held at  l’Université de Genève. The Conference will be chaired by Prof. Dr. Christine Kaddous (Geneva) and Prof. Dr. Rolf H. Weber (Zurich).



[9h30 Assemblée générale de la SSDI et AG ILA ]

10.30 Opening of the Conference
          Dean of the Law Faculty of the University of Geneve, organisers

10.45 Elements of a Legal Framework for Cyberspace
          Prof. Dr. Rolf H. Weber (Zurich)

11.15 Multistakeholder Participation in Cyberspace
          Prof. Dr. Christine Kaufmann (Zurich)

11.45 Freedom of Expression in the Internet 
          Prof. Dr. Maya Hertig (Geneva)

12.15 Panel Discussion

12.45 Lunch 

14.15 Privacy and Data Protection 
          Prof. Dr. Bertil Cottier (Lugano/Lausanne)

14.45 Jurisdiction in Cyberspace
          Prof. Edouard Treppoz (Lyon) 

15.15 Alternative Dispute Resolution in Cyberspace
          Prof. Dr. Jacques de Werra (Geneva)

15.45 Pause

16.00 Cyber Security and Cyber Surveillance
          Jovan Kurbalija (GIP, Geneva)

16:30 Panel Discussion

17.00 Closure of the Conference


Free registration

Conference Venue
The Conference will take place at the University of Geneva, Uni Mail.

A lunch will be provided near the Conference venue.

Conference costs
The participation in the conference is free of charge.

For further information please contact Prof. Dr. Rolf H. Weber: