WSIS TalkX

Expanding mobile internet use during Covid-19 and beyond

June 09, 2020 WSIS TalkX Season 2020 Episode 14
WSIS TalkX
Expanding mobile internet use during Covid-19 and beyond
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WSIS TalkX
Expanding mobile internet use during Covid-19 and beyond
Jun 09, 2020 Season 2020 Episode 14
WSIS TalkX

Starting in April, the WSIS Team will host a weekly virtual WSIS TalkX the for the WSIS Stakeholders to interact, connect and collaborate. Preparing towards the WSIS Forum 2020, High-level Track Facilitators, Workshop Organizers, WSIS Prizes 2020 Champions and others will be conducting virtual interactive talks highlighting their linkages with the WSIS Action Lines and SDGs. 

Join our fourteenth live session with Q&A on Expanding mobile internet use during Covid-19 and beyond.

This session will look at the impact of Covid-19 on internet adoption and use. The discussion will also aim to uncover digital inclusion policies to pursue, as lockdowns are gradually eased and governments start to develop post-COVID-19 recovery plans.

Moderator and Speakers:

  • Ms Claire Sibthorpe — Head of Connected Society, Connected Women and Assistive Technology – GSMA
  • H.E. Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami) — Minister of Communications and Digital Economy of Nigeria
  • Mr Stephen Chege — Chief Corporate Affairs Officer – Safaricom
  • Mr Ali Naseer  — Chief Business Officer – Jazz, Pakistan
  • Mr Davide Strusani  — Principal economist – TMT, Disruptive Technology and Funds, IFC

Disclaimer: WSIS TalkX podcasts may be used to further the aims and work of the WSIS process. They cannot be used for advertising, marketing or in ways which are inconsistent with our mission. WSIS TalkX podcasts cannot be altered, sold, redistributed or used to create derivative works. All interested parties are invited to use WSIS TalkX podcasts freely but must follow the conditions of attribution guidelines (this allows all to distribute, remix, tweak, and build upon their work non-commercially, as long as podcasts are credited WSIS TalkX with a credit line for copies of the podcasts. For any distribution and customized use, all are requested to contact us for further confirmation of use.

Show Notes

Starting in April, the WSIS Team will host a weekly virtual WSIS TalkX the for the WSIS Stakeholders to interact, connect and collaborate. Preparing towards the WSIS Forum 2020, High-level Track Facilitators, Workshop Organizers, WSIS Prizes 2020 Champions and others will be conducting virtual interactive talks highlighting their linkages with the WSIS Action Lines and SDGs. 

Join our fourteenth live session with Q&A on Expanding mobile internet use during Covid-19 and beyond.

This session will look at the impact of Covid-19 on internet adoption and use. The discussion will also aim to uncover digital inclusion policies to pursue, as lockdowns are gradually eased and governments start to develop post-COVID-19 recovery plans.

Moderator and Speakers:

  • Ms Claire Sibthorpe — Head of Connected Society, Connected Women and Assistive Technology – GSMA
  • H.E. Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami) — Minister of Communications and Digital Economy of Nigeria
  • Mr Stephen Chege — Chief Corporate Affairs Officer – Safaricom
  • Mr Ali Naseer  — Chief Business Officer – Jazz, Pakistan
  • Mr Davide Strusani  — Principal economist – TMT, Disruptive Technology and Funds, IFC

Disclaimer: WSIS TalkX podcasts may be used to further the aims and work of the WSIS process. They cannot be used for advertising, marketing or in ways which are inconsistent with our mission. WSIS TalkX podcasts cannot be altered, sold, redistributed or used to create derivative works. All interested parties are invited to use WSIS TalkX podcasts freely but must follow the conditions of attribution guidelines (this allows all to distribute, remix, tweak, and build upon their work non-commercially, as long as podcasts are credited WSIS TalkX with a credit line for copies of the podcasts. For any distribution and customized use, all are requested to contact us for further confirmation of use.