Nicolas Seidler is a Policy Advisor at the Internet Society. He joined the organization in February 2010. One of his current areas of work concerns Internet and Human Rights, in particular freedom of expression online.
Nicolas contributes to developing partnerships with international and regional organizations, engaging with global policy makers and non-governmental stakeholders on key Internet issues. In this role he contributes to ISOC's engagement with a variety of organizations such as the ITU, the Human Rights Council or the Council of Europe. He also contributes to coordinating the Internet Technical Advisory Committee to the OECD.
Nicolas holds a Masters degree in International Relations from the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (Geneva). He also holds a Masters degree in Communication and Media Sciences from the University of Geneva.
He is a native French speaker and speaks English fluently. He also speaks some German and Spanish.
Nicolas is based in Geneva, Switzerland