14 Nov :India will host the 3rd United Nation’s Meet on Internet Governance Forum (IGF) in Hyderabad from 3rd to 6th December, 2008. About 1400 delegates from across the world are likely to take part in the event. The Convention is being held for the first time in Asia.
The theme of the Convention is “Internet for All”. “Promoting cyber security and Trust”, “Managing critical Internet resources” and “Reaching the next Billion”, are among the topics on the agenda of the Conference.
The UN Meet is being hosted by the Department of Information Technology, Ministry of Communications & IT, Government of India. Journalists/representatives of media organizations desiring to register themselves for coverage of the event may do so on the IGF website (www.igf2008.in).