The Call for Proposals outlines all of the details you need to submit a proposal, including the conference theme and conference topics.
The theme for the 2021 NetThing Forum is "Building Bridges."
Expanding on the overall theme for NetThing 2021, "Building Bridges," there are four topics:
You can read more about our themes here.
The call for proposals will close 30 September 2021, 11:59 pm.
Don't worry. If you are interested in speaking at NetThing 2021, we would love you have you.
You are welcome to submit an Expression of Interest instead, which we will assess and use to populate our sessions and create our program for 2021.
NetThing 2021 will be held 4-5 November as a virtual event. Sign up to our email list to make sure you don’t miss any updates!
NetThing 2021, as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, will be held online as a virtual event.
Internet Governance refers to the framework in which the policies, strategies and vision relating to the community’s use of the internet and how it is structured comes together. It is defined by the Internet Society (ISOC) as the processes that impact how the internet is managed.
There are plenty of resources available to you. You can find these by doing a quick Google search, or by accessing any of the links we have included below.
NetThing is Australia’s Internet Governance Forum, an annual event for the discussion of public policy issues pertaining to the internet in Australia. You can find out more about us here.
If you are interested in joining our organising committee we are happy to have you!
NetThing’s Organising Committee is made up of passionate individuals who give just a bit of their time to keeping NetThing going. Our main focus is our annual get together, and we typically meet once a month, and in the leadup to the event, fortnightly. The best part is that we can do it all online!
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