|9.00 - 9.30||Registration|
|9.30 - 9.40||
Welcome: Russell Haworth, Nominet (CEO)
|9.40 - 10.40||
Cyber-Security: Building a Policy Response to an Eminent Threat
This panel debate will examine the growing threat to the UK’s critical national infrastructure. How can we develop a policy based response? How can we protect our connected consumer devices? What is the role of governance?
|10.40 - 11.00||Coffee Break|
|11.00 - 11.30||
Ministerial Address: The Rt Hon Matt Hancock MP, Minister for Digital at the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
|11.30 - 12.00||
Explainer Series: How can Businesses Increase Cyber Resilience?
Richard Horne, PwC (Cyber-Security Lead)
|12.00 - 12.30||
Education and Online Safety: Informed Digital Citizens
This panel discussion will focus on digital education, how to encourage responsible behaviour online and the role of policy in shaping and encouraging best practice.
Hannah Broadbent, Childnet (Deputy CEO)
Sophie Linington, Parent Zone (Deputy CEO)
|12.30 - 13.00||
Mental Health and Accessibility Online
This 'fireside chat' will look at the impact of the internet and social media on mental health and how the internet and technology can provide solutions to vulnerable communities.
Dr Rachel O’Connell, The Trust Bridge (Founder and CEO)
|13.00 - 14.00||Networking Lunch|
|14.00 - 14.45||
How to Combat Fake News?
This panel debate will address what responsibility social media companies have as a platform for publishers to counter the dissemination of fake news. Should they be subject to stricter editorial guidelines? What is the role of commercial drivers in targeting certain information to users?
|14.45 - 15.15||
Explainer Series: Blockchain 101
Blockchain 101 – Introduction to Blockchain and its implications for policymakers.
Pratap Tambe, Tata Consultancy Services (Business Development Manager)
|15.15 - 16.30||
Afternoon Breakout Session: Shaping your Digital Future – Principles of Internet Governance
Each forty-five-minute breakout session will focus on one of the World Bank Group principles of internet governance adopted earlier in 2017.
The three sessions focus on:
The session which will be available on the live web stream will be Inclusion and Access.
Concluding with a reporting session back to the open conference.
|16.30 - 16.45||
Looking Ahead to Geneva
What are the UK's key themes / topics / messages as we look to the 2017 IGF in Geneva? Round up and headlines from the day’s discussions.
|16.45||Close & Networking Drinks|