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The OECD organised the following events that took place at the sixth annual Internet Governance Forum Meeting in Nairobi (Kenya) on 27-30 September 2011
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Workshop No. 91 held by the OECD on 27-30 September 2011 in Nairobi, Kenya.
There is widespread consensus that the openness of the Internet has been a key factor in stimulating innovation and economic growth.
The focus of this event will be discussion of a new approach to broadband and Internet economy metrics.
OECD governments and other stakeholders have created a new framework to promote a more transparent, open Internet at a two-day meeting in Paris.
The aim of this meeting is to reach a consensus on how best to ensure the continued growth and innovation of the Internet economy. It follows up on the OECD Ministerial Meeting on The Future of the Internet Economy held in Seoul in June 2008.
On 15 April, in Paris, the OECD Committee on Consumer Policy held a workshop to discuss these issues and ways to resolve problems, with governments, consumer organisations and key payment providers.
This February 2011 workshop reviewed how new technologies offer unprecedented opportunities for developing an environment and services that can help address the health and wellness challenges of our ageing society.
This roundtable examined the economic dimensions of personal data and privacy. It took a closer look at examples of how data generates value to individuals, organisations, and society more broadly.
Hosted by the Israeli Law, Information and Technology Authority, this conference focused on the role of the individual in privacy protection.