The third annual meeting of the Central Asian Internet Governance Forum (CAIGF-2018) will be held on 21–22 June 2018, in Astana, Kazakhstan.
The main goal of CAIGF-2018 is to strengthen the existing public platform for discussions on national policies regarding Internet governance in Central Asia. The forum will tackle issues related to cybersecurity, Internet freedom and regulation, development of the Domain Name System (DNS) industry, Internet access, and global and national approaches to Internet governance.
The forum brings together participants from Central Asia and globally to:
- Assess the continuing development of Internet and its influence on the socio-political and economic changes in the region.
- Identify the most balanced approaches to political and technical regulation and governance of Internet.
- Define recommendations for the development of government policies based on the best regional and international practices.
The CAIGF-2018 is co-organised by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Public Foundation 'Legal Media Centre', and the Centre for Analysis and Investigation of Cyber Attacks.
For more information, visit the event website.