IGF 2017 WS #186
Data governance and policy: Developing a curriculum

Short Title
Data governance curriculum
Proposer's Name: Ms. Roxana Radu

Proposer's Organization: Geneva Internet Platform

Co-Proposer's Name: Ms. Tereza Horejsova

Co-Proposer's Organization: Geneva Internet Platform


Mr,Francois,GREY,Academia,University of Geneva


UPDATED AGENDA (as of 1 Dec):

The workshop will start with 5-min introductory remarks from the speakers on building a data governance curriculum. An experienced moderator will then open the floor for an interactive discussion with participants in situ and online. The workshop will enlist the key elements of a future data curriculum.

Moderator: Katharina Koene, Geneva Internet Platform and DiploFoundation


Alberto Pace, CERN

             Alberto Pace is the Head of Storage at CERN. He has more than 20 years experience in computing services, infrastructure, software engineering, accelerator control and accelerator operation. He graduated in Electronic Engineering from Politecnico di Milano (Italy) in 1987. Alberto Pace is the CERN representative at W3C and the Internet Society.

Sophie Huber, University of Geneva

          Sophie Huber directs the Center for continuing and distance education, UNIGE

Doreen Bogdan-Martin, International Telecommunication Union (tbc)

            Doreen Bogdan-Martin has been Chief of ITU’s Strategic Planning and Membership Department since the beginning of 2008. She acts as advisor to the ITU Secretary-General, and is responsible for ITU’s corporate communications, external affairs, corporate strategy and membership – as well as managing the ITU-UNESCO Broadband Commission for Digital Development.

Pierre Mirlesse, Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s Public Sector

          Pierre Mirlesse is the Vice president for Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s Public Sector business in the EMEA region. In his role Pierre advises industry    and government organizations in their digital transformation for a better citizen outcome. Pierre has true global experience, having lived and worked in the US, in Asia Pacific and in multiple European countries. https://www.linkedin.com/in/pierremirlesse/