Today is International Girls in Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Day, a day to encourage girls and women to consider careers in 'tech'. To learn more about what it's like working in ICT for women, I spoke with a couple of CIRA's female employees.
Last Thursday, we hosted the 2013 Canadian Internet Forum (CIF) event in Ottawa. The CIF is now in its third year, and I'm please with how quickly it is becoming one of the key Internet-related events in Canada.
In 2012, the Internet governance world came to Canada, on February 28 join us at the Canadian Internet Forum where we have lined up some of the brightest minds in the Internet ecosystem in Canada for a couple of likely panel discussions.
The 'Stop the Net Grab' campaign started on Monday to oopose certain proposals by member states to an upcoming international conference of the the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the body that is responsible for telelcommunications traffic globally.