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Art and the IGF

At the Internet Governance Forum meeting of the Dynamic Coalition on Gender in 2010 it was decided that members of the group should organize some form of art for the 2011 IGF meeting in Nairobi Kenya.
A group of UK delegates agreed to take on this project, these are:

Dr Marianne Franklin (Goldsmiths College, London)
Dixie Hawtin (Global [...]

UN IGF: Public Diplomacy in the Digital Age

The UK Government’s Department of Business Innovation and Skills (BIS) has proposed a workshop on virtual worlds and public diplomacy to be held as part of the 2009 United Nations’ Internet Governance Forum meeting being held between 15 and 18 of November 2009 in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt.
Wednesday 18th (Day 4) 15:30 – 17:00 Room 9 [...]

UN IGF 2008 Workshop Proposal: Virtual Worlds for Delivering Public Service & Innovation

For the 2008 UN Internet Governance Forum meeting in Hyderabad India the UK Government proposed the workshop detailed here. The workshop did not occur due to the disturbances in India at the time.
The official workshop proposal can be found in the IGF site here: http://www.intgovforum.org/cms/workshops_08/showmelist.php?mem=46
A summary of the workshop is as follows:
The workshop will showcase [...]