Reflecting the multistakeholder nature of the Internet & Jurisdiction Policy Network, the high-level Advisory Group of the 3rd Global Conference of the Internet & Jurisdiction Policy Network is composed of members from states, Internet companies, technical operators, civil society, academia and international organizations. Members advise the Secretariat on the conference agenda, the identification of relevant participants, and the structuring of the preparatory process. The unique track record and expertise of the Advisory Group Members will help ensuring that the proposals for concrete solutions and policy standards can be translated into policy coherence and joint action at the 3rd Global Conference of the Internet & Jurisdiction Policy Network.
Pablo is a prominent expert advisor on economic regulation and telecommunications. He is an Economist from the University of Chile and has an MBA from the ESADE Business School. He worked for the Chilean Government from 1997 to 2010. From 2002 to 2006 he worked as Head of the Division of Regulatory Policy and Studies of the Telecommunications Sub-Secretariat and during the Presidency of Michelle Bachelet (2006-2010), he was the Telecommunications Vice Minister.
He was part of the Global Commission on Internet Governance, an international commission in charge of writing the "One Internet" report. He is now member of the Multistakeholder Advisory Group (MAG) for the Global Internet Governance Forum (IGF) for the second consecutive time. Bio
She is a lawyer from Universidad de Chile and holds a Master's Degree with specialization in Law and Technology from the University of California, Berkeley. Bio
From 2015 to 2018, Mr. Chakchouk was Chairman and CEO of the Tunisian Post, a leading institution for social and financial inclusion in Tunisia. In 2015, he served as a member of the Global Commission on Internet Governance. He obtained an MS in Telecommunications and a PhD in telecommunications and applied mathematics in 2009 from Paris Descartes University, France.
Mr. Chakchouk is a strong defender of human rights online and offline, has led technology transformations in his country and beyond, and participated in numerous international forums and conferences. Bio
Between 2014 and 2017 she was an active member of the United Nations Group of Governmental Experts in the field of security in the context of information and communication technology. She has presented several papers at meetings in the domain of Cybersecurity and Diplomacy.
From 2010 to 2013, Ms. Getao led the eGovernment Directorate in the Presidency, providing strategic advice to the Government of Kenya and overseeing the ICT operations of the government. She prioritized the use of ICTs to deliver public services to all Kenyans and the achievement of Vision 2030 through improving the efficiency and effectiveness of government services and also led the design phase of the Huduma Kenya Initiative which has transformed the way citizens access Government services. Bio
Jan joined the Council of Europe in 1983 as a Lawyer with the European Commission of Human rights. Prior to his current functions, he served as Secretary to the Parliamentary Assembly’s Political Affairs Committee, Director of the Secretary General’s Private Office and Special Advisor to the President of the Parliament Assembly. He has been Chair of the Council of Europe’s Disciplinary Board since 2015 and is the Council of Europe Internet Governance Coordinator since 2018. Bio
Until October 2014, Pearse was Deputy Head of Cabinet of Vice-President Neelie Kroes, previous European Commissioner for the Digital Agenda. He was responsible for advising the Vice-President on the development and implementation of policy on electronic communications, networks and services, as well as broadband, spectrum and other policies such as Internet governance. Before that, Pearse was Head of the Radio Spectrum Policy Unit, also in DG CONNECT, and previously worked in a number of positions on telecommunication policy and regulation.
Prior to joining the European Commission, Pearse held posts in the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs, the Permanent Representation of Ireland to the EU in Brussels, and as Assistant Director of the Brussels office of the Irish Business & Employers' Confederation. Bio
From 2005 to 2017, he was General manager of Afnic, managing the.fr top level domain. Afnic is an independent, self-financing not for profit which manages over 3 million domain names.
He has been involved for 20 years in the economic and societal transformations related to the Internet and digital, in France and internationally. Bio
All Members of the Advisory Group, even if officially appointed by their entities to this role, serve in their individual capacity.