Cooperation Working Group

Thursday, 26 May 09:00 - 10:30

Internet Regulation: A Danish Perspective [20 min]
Jesper Lund, Chairman, IT-Political Association of Denmark
Jesper will review the state of Danish IT regulation, with a focus on developments and engagement relevant to the RIPE community.
Process and Power in Internet Governance: Reflections on the IANA Stewardship Transition [20 min]
Jan Aart Scholte, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Jan will look across the governance ecosystem, and review the dynamics and power relationships at the heart of this major transition.
Reproducible Builds for Debian, and a Hope for a More Secure Future [30 min]
Holger Levsen, Debian Developer
Holger describes Debian’s work to allow the reproduction and confirmation of binaries. While at first glance this may seem unrelated to policy, this is in fact a major development along the path to enabling verifiable trust and security throughout the Internet ecosystem. Come and learn more!
Technical Community Representation in International Internet Governance [10 min]
Chris Buckridge, RIPE NCC
Chris will provide an entreaty and update, doing the good work of ensuring the RIPE community is represented in the fora of Internet governance.
Election of co-Chairs Update [10 min]
Meredith Whittaker, Google Open Research, RIPE Cooperation Working Group co-Chair
Meredith will talk about electing co-Chairs, and thus adding more goodness to the Cooperation Working Group.