Eastern Europe

Vardanyan - Siranush

Title: 
Stakeholder Group: 
Region: 
Workshop Theme: 
Biography: 

Since 2007 Siranush has been actively involved in Internet Governance issues. She is a Diplo Foundation Alumni, being a part of on Capacity Building Program on Internet Governance in 2007, participated in the First European Summer School on Internet Governance. In 2008 Siranush was one the members of Internet Governance Caucus (IGC) Nomination Committee for Multistakeholder Advisory Committee (MAG). She is an ICANN Fellowship Program Alumni, as well as ISOC Ambassador for IGF 2010 and ISOC Returning Ambassador for IGF 2011.

Sidorenko - Alexey

Title: 
Stakeholder Group: 
Region: 
Workshop Theme: 
Biography: 

Dr. Alexey Sidorenko is an expert on the Russian internet and an experienced web developer. His knowledge of the Russian new media and politics field includes web development, data analysis, regional political analysis, freedom of online speech issues, reporting, and editing. 
Starting February 2012, Dr. Sidorenko works as the head of the Moscow-based project “Teplitsa of Social Technologies,” an innovation incubator dedicated to the creation of citizen web applications and enhancing the NGO ICT skills.

Cvetkovic - Dejan

Title: 
Stakeholder Group: 
Region: 
Workshop Theme: 
Biography: 

Dejan Cvetkovic is the Regional Technology Officer of Microsoft, Central and Eastern Europe. Dejan holds the Bachelor of Science from the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Belgrade. He joined Microsoft in Canada back in 1993 as the software design engineer in Microsoft Exchange development team. Until 2003, Dejan held several different positions in Microsoft both on the engineering and business development side.

Alakbarov - Farid

Title: 
Stakeholder Group: 
Region: 
Workshop Theme: 
Biography: 

Graduated an Azerbaijan State Oil Academy. Active user in Wikipedia Azerbaijan.
Talks about the Wikipedia and the problems of attracting new users to this project.

Tishchenko - Victor

Title: 
Stakeholder Group: 
Region: 
Workshop Theme: 
Biography: 

Iakobishvili - Giorgi

Title: 
Stakeholder Group: 
Region: 
Workshop Theme: 
Biography: 

Giorgi is 17 years old, living in city Dedoplistskaro,  Kakheti region of Georgia and studying in the 11th grade. Recently, he was nominated as the top student of the year at his school. He is running his two personal blogs; one is about his school life and second is about the civic club, he is member of. He has participated in number of different trainings on different issues, such as democracy, citizenship, participation, etc.

Arabuli - Anna

Title: 
Stakeholder Group: 
Region: 
Workshop Theme: 
Biography: 

Ann is 11th grade student from Tbilisi, capital of Georgia. She is a civic club “Panatsea” leader. She has operating personal blog on volunteerism. She is also actively participates in different community and civic initiatives. She is the author of the project “Stop Tuberculosis Together!” aiming to help children with tuberculosis and make their primary life better.

Mkheidze - Mariami

Title: 
Stakeholder Group: 
Region: 
Workshop Theme: 
Biography: 

Mari is a 17 years old high school student from Kvemo Kartli region of Georgia. She is a Blogger and also active member of school civic club “I am Active Citizen”. 

Shakarashvili - Tako

Title: 
Stakeholder Group: 
Region: 
Workshop Theme: 
Biography: 

Tako is a 16 years old high school student from the 11th grade. She is a leader of Civil Club in her school called "Mediator" and has been experience in participating in many civic activities, such as student civic students’ blogger competition, where she succeeded and received a price professional voice recorder and a certificate. Recently, she won a Civic Initiatives Documentary Film Competition organized by PH International under its Applied Civic Education and Teacher Training Program, funded by USAID. 

Togonidze - Irakli

Title: 
Stakeholder Group: 
Region: 
Workshop Theme: 
Biography: 

Irakli Togonidze is a 10th grader from one of the regional schools of Georgia. He is an active member of the school based civic club ,,New View'' which was founded in February, 2012. Irakli, thinks, that one of his successful project is the blog of the civic-club, which he is maintaining and running: www.akhalikhedva.wordpress.com. It features news of all the activities run by the club. Irakli has been very active in participating in different trainings, workshops and online conferences in social media, civil society and gender equality.

Syndicate content