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Thammasat University, College of Innovation (Thailand)
Boeing UK Ltd.
Irancell Telecommunication Services Company
WiseKey S.A.
Orange Egypt (Egypt)
Center for Strategic and Policy Analysis Technology Policy C (Pakistan)
Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (Russian Federation)
Global Knowledge Partnership Foundation (International)
Institut National de la Poste et des Technologies de l
Telekom Brunei Berhad (TelBru) [ROA] (Brunei Darussalam)
Empresa Hondureña de Telecomunicaciones (HONDUTEL)
Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd. (BSNL) [ROA] (India (Republic of))
JSC Intellect-Telecom (Russian Federation)
Atlantique Télécom Côte d
Intersat Africa Limited
Syriatel Mobile Telecom SA
Gorilla Corporation (Kenya)
Tsinghua University (China)
Sintesio Foundation
LINK Centre, University of Witwatersrand
Digital Opportunity Trust (International)
Asia Pacific Network Information Centre
Gulf Bridge International (Qatar)
Public Telecom Corporation (PTC)
Universidad Nacional de Luján Centro de Investigación, Docen (Argentina)
Telecom Centres of Excellence (TCOE) India (India)
International Organization for Standardization (International)
Commonwealth ITU Group (International)
International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium, Inc. (United States)



Asia Pacific Network Information Centre

APNIC is one of five Regional Internet Registries (RIRs) charged with ensuring the fair distribution and responsible management of IP addresses and related resources. These resources are required for the stable and reliable operation of the global Internet. APNIC is an open, membership-based, not-for-profit organization. As part of this service, the APNIC Secretariat is responsible for maintaining the public APNIC Whois Database and managing reverse DNS zone delegations. APNIC also provides forums for bottom-up policy development through an open process of consultation and consensus.APNIC is also actively involved in the development of Internet infrastructure throughout the region. This includes providing training and education services, supporting technical activities such as root server deployments, and collaborating with other regional and international organizations. APNIC has been collaborating with the ITU since 2013 on a number of joint capacity development initiatives throughout the Asia Pacific. Visit:

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Mr Paul Wilson

Paul Wilson has twenty years’ involvement with the Internet, including over ten years’ experience as the Director General of APNIC. As part of this current role, he represents the activities and interests of the Asia Pacific Internet community in local and global forums related to the development and management of the Internet. In 2012 he was also selected to the Multistakeholder Advisory Group for the Internet Governance Forum (IGF), the groups that advises the UN Secretary-General on the program and schedule of the IGF meetings

Previously the Chief Executive Officer of Pegasus Networks, the first private ISP established in Australia, Paul also acted as a consultant to the United Nations and other international agencies. As a primary consultant on Internet projects, including the PAN Program with the International Development Research Centre (IDRC), Paul helped to introduce Internet services for the first time in several developing economies.

Paul is a highly respected member of the global Internet community and participates in the following organizations: APIA, APNG, ISIF, NRO, ISOC and dotAsia.