“2016 marks the start of the implementation of the UN’s SDGs, and the Digital Economy comes super high on the world’s agenda. In 2013, ICANN commissioned the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) to commission a study on the e–Friction factors that hinder the progress of the Digital Economy. The report came out with 4 factors that hinder the progress of the Digital Economy:
Mr. Fahd Batayneh, Stakeholder Engagement Manager – ICANN Middle East will present the findings of the BCG report on e-Friction. The presentation will be followed by a panel debate moderated by Mr. Gaby Deek with a panel of distinguished speakers, including Dr. Charbel El Kareh, Mr. Nabil Bukhalid, Dr. Nabil Fahd and Mr. Mohamed Najem.Looking forward for your active participation in the public debate.
For General Assembly details see http://www.isoc.org.lb/events/general-assembly-2015
The call for candidacy is open from January 23, 2016 8:00 AM to February 7, 2016 5:00 PM. Members who are in good standing can submit their candidacy by completing, signing and submitting an CANDIDACY FORM
To view the Electoral Body please visit: http://www.isoc.org.lb/events/general-assembly-2015/isoc-lebanon-electoral-body-december-31-2015
“The multistakeholder model of Internet governance is the best mechanism for maintaining an open, resilient, and secure Internet because, among other things, it is informed by a broad foundation of interested parties – including businesses, technical experts, civil society, and governments – arriving at consensus through a bottom-up process regarding policies affecting the underlying functioning of the Internet ecosystem.”
The debate was moderated by Mr. Gaby Deek with a panel of distinguished speakers, including Mrs. Rola Mikael, Mr. Nabil Bukhalid, Dr. Nabil Fahd, Dr. Charbel El Kareh, Dr. Nibal Idlibi, Deputy Ghassan Mukheiber, Deputy Yassin Jaber, Judge Wassim Hajjar, Dr. Walid Raed, and Mr. Hamzah Bin Mahraz.
ISOC Lebanon agreed with Mrs. Roula Mikhael and Mrs. Layal Bahnam from Maharat foundation to further develop the collaboration between the two organizations and consolidate their effort and activities to improve the Internet in Lebanon. .... See More
After the general assembly, Dr. Mark Ibrahim introduced CoMIQuaL project.
The presentations were preceded by the distribution of prizes to ISOC-LB 500th member (one year DSL Internet connection 6M-60GB with modem offered by IDM, face value of $700) and to the 1st and 2nd best member recruiters during 2014 (Tablets offered by Microsoft, face value $200 each).
The general assembly was concluded by a cocktail party and a lively classic rock concert by “The Habibees”.
برعاية نقيب المحامين في بيروت الأستاذ جورج جريج يتشــــــــــرّف مجتمع الإنترنت في لبنان بشخص رئيسها الأستاذ نبيل بو خالد ولجنة المعلوماتية والتكنولوجيا الحديثة في نقابة المحامين بشخص رئيسها المحامي د. شربل القارح بدعوتكم لحضور ندوة حول المعلومات المفتوحة للعموم
المحاضرون:الأستاذ غابي الديك - الأستاذة سلام يموت
الزمان: نهار الأربعاء 16 نيسان 2014، الساعة 2:00 بعد الظهر
المكان: بيت المحامي – قاعة الإحتفالات - بيروت.