AGENDA

EAIGF 2019 DAY ONE
08:30 – 09:00 Participant registration – Local Organising Committee  
9:00 – 09:45 Session one: Opening ceremony  
●        Welcome and Introductions – Lillian Nalwoga, EAIGF Coordinator  
●        Engineer Daniel Murenzi, Principal Information Technology Officer, EAC  
●        Dr. Margaret Nyambura Ndung’u, Senior Internet Governance Expert, PRIDA – TA AUC  
Keynote Address: Dr. Kamugisha Kazaura , Director ìnfrastructure ,EAC  
9:45 – 10:45 Moderator: Jean Paul Nkurunziza, ISOC Burundi  
Session Two: Presentation of 2019 National IGF reports  
●     Kenya  
●     Tanzania  
●     Uganda  
●     Rwanda  
●     Burundi  
●     South Sudan  
10.45 – 11: 00 Tea/Coffee Break
11.00 – 12.30 EAC policy makers and EALA training session (Invitation only)  
11.00 – 12:00 Session Three: Multistakeholderism in Internet Governance  
Moderator: Nazar Nicholas, ISOC Tanzania  
Panelists:  
●     Dr. Margaret Nyambura Ndung’u, Senior Internet Governance Expert, PRIDA – TA AUC  
●     Verengai , Mabika, Senior Policy Advisor for Africa, ISOC Africa  
●     Bob Ochieng, Stakeholder Engagement Manager, Africa, ICANN  
Breakout sessions
11:45 – 13:00 Session Four: Youth and IG in EA Session Five: Access to Internet: Beyond Connectivity
Moderator: Rebecca Ryakitimbo, Moderator: Barrack Otieno, KICTANet
Panelists: Panelists:
●     Mwara Gichanga`, KICTANet ●     Brenda Jimris-Rekve, Advisor- Basic Internet Foundation
●     Katambi Joan, Uganda ●       Nazar Nicholas, ISOC Tanzania
●     Boniface  Witaba, Centre for Youth Empowerment ●     Kennedy Bullen, SS
  ●     Judy Okite, Kenya
13.00 – 14.00 Lunch
14.00 – 15.30 Session Five: Internet Governance on Smart ICT Regulatory Frameworks in facilitating trade in services  
Moderator: Stuebi, Daniele, GIZ TZ  
Panelists:  
●     Robert Ford Nkusi,  
●     Eng. Daniel Murenzi  
●     Lillian Nalwoga  
15:30 – 15:45 Health break
15:45 – 17.00 Session Six: Risks and benefits for 4th Industrial revolution in EA  
   
Moderator: Liz Orembo, KICTANet  
Panelists:  
●     Hugor Ininahazwe, Regulatory Authority of Burundi, government of Burundi  
●     Grace Ingabire, CEO, RICTA  
●     Dr. Dina Machuve, The Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology  
17:00 End of Day 1  
Day 2: October 18, 2019
Timing Session  
9:00 – 9.30 Day one recap – Organising committee rep. Grace Ingabire RICTA and Rwanda IGF  
9:30 – 10:45 Session Seven: Data protection and Privacy in East Africa  
Moderator: George Owouor, Public Policy Manager, East Africa, Facebook  
Panelists  
●     Deogratias Bwire -THRDC  
●     Gloria Katuuku, MoICT Uganda  
●     Sigi Mwanzia – Article 19 East Africa  
10: 45 – 11:00 Tea break
11:00 – 12:30 Session Eight: Digital Taxation in East Africa – Pros and Cons  
Moderator: Lillian Nalwoga  
Panelists:  
●     Verengai Mabika, ISOC Africa  
●     Nelson Mandela Institution of Science and Technology  
●     Eddy Kayihura, Board Member, RICTA  
●     Fargani Tambeayuk- Head of Connectivity Africa- Facebook  
12:30 – 13:00 Session Nine: presentation of draft EAIGF 2019 report Rapporteur  
13:00 – 13:30 Way forward and wrap up – Lillian Nalwoga Coordinator East African IGF  
13.00 – 14.00 Lunch
14.00 – 16:00 Strengthening coordination and implementation of EA – IGF (by invitation only)

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