IGF 2022 received Lightning Talks proposals

Below is the list of Lightning Talks proposals, received in response to the IGF 2022 call for sessions. These proposals were cleared against the basic entry criteria of the IGF and are currently under detailed evaluation for possible inclusion in the IGF 2022 programme. It is expected that the final list of all accepted sessions will be announced shortly after the 2nd IGF 2022 Open Consultations and MAG Meeting, 6-8 July.

ID Organization Title Note
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Annenberg, USC
Juan Ortiz Freuler, Academia, Latin America (Argentina)

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #1 The weaponization of internet infrastructure
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Paradigm Initiative
Buanda Nkhowani and Odinakachi Nwafor

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #5 RIPOTI and AYETA Toolkits- combating digital security threats and violations
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Emerging Youth initiative
Gabriel Karsan, Emerging Youth Initiative & YouthIGF, Youth Stakeholder, Africa
Edinam Lily Botsoye, Ghana Youth IGF, Youth, Africa
Innocent Adriko. ISOC, Youth, Africa
Vallerie Iyega, Bowmans law, Youth, Africa

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #6 5G and Africa's GenZ
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Queer in AI
- Theorose Elikplim, Ghana Institute of Journalism, Academia, Africa
- Nicolas Fiumarelli, YCIG (Youth coalition on Internet Governance), Civil Society, GRULAC
- Umut Pajaro Velasquez, Queer in IA, Civil Society, GRULAC

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #12 Talking about facts: how to regulate ai from a queer perspective
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Audiovisual Anti-Piracy Alliance
Audiovisual Anti-Piracy Alliance (AAPA)

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #18 Off-Shore hosting, a legitimate use of an ASN or a subterfuge?
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"Digital Paradigm" Public Foundation
Yelzhan Kabyshev - "Digital Paradigm" PF
Ruslan Daiyrbekov - "Eurasian Digital Foundation" PF
Dana Mukhamedzhanova - KazGUU (M.Narikbayev KAZGUU University)
Vadim Melyakov - "Digital Paradigm" PF

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #20 Qazaqstan Shutdown 2022: Restrictions on Digital Rights During and After January Events
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AFRICAN CHILD PROJECTS
Catherine R Kimambo African Child Projects (Region D)
Prof Josef Noll, Basic Internet Foundation (Region C)
Jane Coffin, Connect humanity (Region A)
Janet Chapman, Tanzania Development Trust ( Region B)
Judith Kiwale , UNICEF TANZANIA (Region D)
Gabriel Karsan, Emerging Youth Initiative. (Region D)
Wisdom Kwasi, Ghana Open Data Initiative. (Region D)
Mike Nxele, ITU Digital Transformation Centers (Region C
Pious Sylvester, African Child Projects (Region D)

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #21 Lets talk Connectivity
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IPANDETEC Central America
Lia P. Hernández, IPANDETEC Central America, Civil Society, Latin American and Caribbean Regional Group (Grulac). Executive Director
Abdías Zambrano, IPANDETEC Central America, Civil Society, Latin American and Caribbean Regional Group (Grulac). Public Policy Coordinator
Zuleymi Velasco, IPANDETEC Central America, Civil Society, Latin American and Caribbean Regional Group (Grulac). Member
IPANDETEC promotes the use and regulation of information and communication technologies (ICTs) and the defense of human rights in the digital environment in Central America and Dominican Republic. The organization promotes the research and study of the Law of New Technologies through the development of projects, policy papers, conferences, seminars, symposiums and workshops.

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #24 Hackeando la violencia de género en línea en Centroamérica (Hacking online gender-based violence in Central America)
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KPMG NL
Auke Pals, Consultant KPMG NL, Private Sector, WEOG
Marjolijn Bonthuis, Lead NLIGF, WEOG
Samar Hashemi, KPMG NL, WEOG/APG

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #29 Using trustworthy AI to create a better world
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DNS Abuse Institute
Rowena Schoo, Director of Programs and Policy, DNS Abuse Institute.
(Asia-Pacific Group)

Beth Bacon, Senior Director, Policy and Privacy, Public Interest Registry
(Western European and Others Group)

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #30 What is the DNS Abuse Institute?
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Media Monitoring Africa
Nomshado Nkosinkulu, Communications Manager, Media Monitoring Africa
Azola Dayile, Programme Manager, Media Monitoring Africa
Thandi Smith, Head of Programmes, Media Monitoring Africa
Baatile Mohale, Communications coordinator, Media Monitoring Africa

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #31 The intersection of disinformation and other online harms: combating digital offences
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ARTICLE 19 Eastern Africa
Catherine Muya Program Officer, Digital Rights and Policy ARTICLE 19 Eastern Africa (Civil society), African Group
Risper Akinyi, Gender and Community Engagement Coordinator, TunapandaNet Community Network, African Group

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #34 How to Strengthen Community Resilience Against Online Violence
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Localization Lab
Mr. Fair, Justin, United States - Cyber Policy Advisor, US Department of State ‎
Ms. Goulden, Anna , ‎United Kingdom - Policy Advisor, Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Ms. Kawauchi, Junko, Japan - Director, Digital Policy Project at the Center for International ‎Economic Cooperation ‎

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #36 How to localize tech policies and achieve platform accountability
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Girl Security
Lauren Buitta, Girl Security, Civil Society, Western European and Others Group (WEOG)
Amulya Panakam, Girl Security, Civil Society, Western European and Others Group (WEOG)

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #37 Mobilizing Youth To Combat Mis-, Dis-, Malinformation (MDM) In Civil Society
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Chancellery of the Prime Minister of Poland
Chancellery of the Prime Minister of Poland, Department of State Information Architecture, Mr. Michał Bukowski and Mr. Mariusz Przybyszewski

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #38 Systems thinking approach to the development of effective, interoperable and inclusive digital government
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Global Partners Digital & The Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria
Marystella Simiyu
Organisation: Centre for Human Rights,University of Pretoria
Stakeholder group: Academia
Regional group: Sub-Sarahan Africa (South Africa)

Dércio Tsandzana
Organisation: Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria
Stakeholder group: Academia
Regional group: Sub-Sarahan Africa (Mozambique)

Jeanne Irène Nguidjoi
Organisation: Article 19 West Africa
Stakeholder group: Civil Society
Regional group: Sub-Saharan Africa (Senegal)

Ashnah Kalemera
Organisation: Collaboration on International ICT Policy in East and Southern Africa (CIPESA)
Stakeholder group: Civil Society
Regional group: Sub-Saharan Africa (Uganda)

Sylvie Siyam
Organisation: PROTEGE QV
Stakeholder group: Civil Society
Regional group: Sub-Saharan Africa (Cameroon)

Kathryn Doyle
Organisation: Global Partners Digital (GPD)
Stakeholder group: Civil Society
Regional group: Europe (United Kingdom)

Jaqueline Rowe
Organisation: Global Partners Digital (GPD)
Stakeholder group: Civil Society
Regional group: Europe (United Kingdom)

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #43 LEXOTA - Laws on Expression Online: Tracking and Analysing Responses to Online Disinformation in Sub-Saharan Africa
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Internet Society of China
Internet Society of China, Civil Society, Asia Pacific
CNNIC, Technical Community, Asia Pacific
Chinese Institute of Electronics, Academic Group, Asia Pacific

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #46 Diverse Approaches for an Ageing-friendly Internet
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Internet Society
Kevin Chege, Internet Society, Technical Community, Africa

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #49 A Framework for Internet Resilience
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Usuarios Digitales
Alfredo Velazco, Usuarios Digitales, ONG, Latam
Pamela Troya, Acción Igualitaria, ONG, Latam

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #51 Equality marriage: from the right to hate in social media
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Usuarios Digitales
Fabián Auz, Usuarios Digitales, ONG, Latam
Elaine Ford, Democracia Digital, ONG, Latam

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #52 Elections in the Twittersphere: how did the presidential elections in Ecuador and Peru feel?
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Usuarios Digitales
Alfredo Velazco, Usuarios Digitales, ONG, Latam

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #53 Watching the Watcher: Security works without privacy protection
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EngageMedia
Vino Lucero, EngageMedia, Civil Society, Asia-Pacific
Berhan Taye, Internews, Civil Society, Africa

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #54 Improving Data Protection Laws through Grassroots Learnings
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Usuarios Digitales
Alfredo Velazco, Usuarios Digitales, ONG, Latam

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #55 Tweetosphere beyond the bubble: from pessimism and hatred to reality and entertainment
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Usuarios Digitales
Alfredo Velazco, Usuarios Digitales, ONG, Latam

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #57 Content moderation: from removal to preservation
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Centre for Artificial Intelligence, Law & Society
(1) Nidhi Singh, Deputy Director, Centre for Competition Law & Policy AND Centre for Artificial Intelligence Law & Society, GLA University & Counsel, Supreme Court of India, Government, Asia-Pacific Group
(2) Prof. (Dr.) Avinash Dadhich, Director, Centre for Competition Law & Policy AND Centre for Artificial Intelligence Law & Society, GLA University, India, Academia, WEOG
(3) Jayanti Jaya, Research Fellow, Centre for Artificial Intelligence, Law and Society, GLA University, India, & National Law University, Odisha, Civil Society, WEOG
(4) Anurag Vijay, Counsel, Supreme Court of India, Asia-Pacific Group, Civil Society

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #62 Walking the tight rope: Protecting Data and promoting democracy
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Digital Empowerment Foundation
Vineetha Venugopal & Jenny Sulfath : Researchers, Digital Empowerment Foundation
Onsite moderator: Osama Manzar, Founder, Digital Empowerment Foundation
Rapporteur: Ananthu RA

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #64 Democratizing the discourse on data rights: experience sharing from rural India
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Tony Blair Institute for Global Change
Sinit Zeru, Tony Blair Institute, Technical Society, Africa
Melanie Garson, Tony Blair Institute, Technical Society, Western European and Others
Bridget Boayke, Tony Blair Institute, Technical Society, Africa
Pete Furlong, Tony Blair Institute, Technical Society, United States
Kevin Zandermann, Tony Blair Institute, Technical Society, Western European and Others

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #65 Internet Internationalism: A New Model to Defend the Future of the Internet
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EngageMedia
Maria Karienova, EngageMedia, Civil Society Asia Pacific
Pradipa Rasidi, EngageMedia, Civil Society Asia Pacific
Debby Kristin, EngageMedia, Civil Society Asia Pacific
Khairil Zhafri, EngageMedia, Civil Society Asia Pacific

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #67 “Not to Incite Hate: A Community Response to Online Hate Narratives”
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International Trademark Association (INTA)
Lori Schulman, International Trademark Association, USA, WEOG
Agnese Gerharde, COBALT, Private Sector, Latvia, EEG
Christine Strutt, Von Seidels, Private Sector, African Group
Addam Kaufman, Oracle, Private Sector, USA , WEOG

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #69 Online Emerging Technologies and their Impact on Gen Z
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Internet Society Foundation
Mabel Gunda, Internet Society Foundation
Sarah Armstrong, Internet Society Foundation
Shayna Robinson, Internet Society Foundation
Agustina Callegari, Internet Society

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #73 Funding innovation to expand the possibilities for Internet access and connectivity globally
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Center for International Private Enterprise - CIPE
Ritika Singh, Program Officer, Global Programs, Center for International Private Enterprise, Civil Society (moderator), Western European and Others Group

Amanda Zink, Program Officer, Technology & Democracy Team, International Republican Institute, Civil Society, Western European and Others Group

Sarah Moulton, Deputy Director for Democracy and Technology, National Democratic Institute, Civil Society, Western European and Others Group

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #78 It’s Not all Doom and Gloom: The Future of Democracy, Markets, and Technology Can be Positive
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EngageMedia
Khairil Zhafri, Digital Rights and Technology Manager, EngageMedia

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #81 A taxonomy of internet censorship in Southeast Asia: Making sense of measurements from Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines
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Nym Technologies
Harry Halpin (Nym Techologies, Switzerland) Private Sector, Western European and Others,
Iness Ben Guirat (KU Leuven, Tunisia) Technical Community, African Group
Renata Avila (Open Knowledge Foundation, Guatemala), Civil Society, Latin American and Caribbean Group

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #82 Nym Mixnet: Privacy-By-Design can defend against global network adversaries, even the NSA
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EngageMedia
Ashraful Haque, Digital Security Specialist, EngageMedia (Asia-Pacific Civil Society Group)
Khairil Zhafri, Digital Rights and Technology Manager, EngageMedia (Asia-Pacific Civil Society Group)

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #85 Stories from the digital frontline: Building resistance through localization in Myanmar/Thailand/Cambodia
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Consejo por la Libertad de Expresión Venezuela (CLEX Venezuela)
María Virginia Marín (directorla del Observatorio ProBox)
Melanio Escobar (periodista y director de RedesAyuda)
Ambos en representación del Consejo por la Libertade Expresión Venezuela
Nickole Quilarque (periodista y coordinadora de informes en RedesAyuda)

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #86 Desinformación y censura como política de Estado en Venezuela
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Hiperderecho
Lucía León, Hiperderecho, SCO, GRULAC;
Elizabeth Mendoza, Hiperderecho, SCO, GRULAC;
Dilmar Villena, Hiperderecho, SCO, GRULAC

IGF 2022 Lightning Talk #87 The future of peruvian Internet regulation: a prospective evaluation of legislative initiatives