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2018 Chapters Advisory Council Steering Committee

Members per Region

Olivier Crépin-Leblond (UK England Chapter)
Region: Europe
Position: Steering Committee Vice Chair

Carlos Vera (Ecuador Chapter)
Region: Latin America and the Caribbean
Position: Steering Committee Vice Chair

Satish Babu (India Trivandrum Chapter)
Region: Asia-Pacific
Position: Steering Committee Secretary

Ram Mohan (US Philadelphia Chapter)
Region: North America

Ines Hfaiedh (Tunisia Chapter)
Region: Africa

Nabil Bukhalid (Lebanon Chapter)
Region: Middle East

Non-geographical Members

Richard Hill (Switzerland Chapter)
Position: Steering Committee Chair

Sivasubramanian Muthusamy (India Chennai Chapter)
Position: Steering Committee Vice Chair

Jahangir Hussain (Bangladesh Dhaka Chapter)

Satish Babu

Satish Babu is an active volunteer in multiple organizations including Internet Society, ICANN and IEEE, and has been a member of Internet Society since 2009. He is the founder-Chair of ISOC India Trivandrum Chapter and has been involved with the ChAC Steering Committee since 2018. He is currently the Chair of APRALO and APSIG. Satish is a co-founder of the India School on Internet Governance, successfully bringing together…

Nabil Bukhalid

Nabil Bukhalid is the President of Internet Society Lebanon Chapter, an Internet evangelist and Internet Hall of Fame inductee. Nabil is currently consulting in areas including Internet infrastructure and services, economic and social development utilizing technology, open data and the Internet, datacenters and cloud services, higher education networks, project management, Internet governance and intersection of Internet policy and technology. He…

Olivier Crepin-Leblond

Olivier M.J. Crepin-Leblond is a French national and has been an Internet user since 1988. He received a B.Eng. Honours degree in Computer Systems and Electronics from Kings College, London, UK, in 1990, a Ph.D. in Digital Communications from Imperial College, London, UK, in 1997, and a Specialized Masters Degree in Competitive Intelligence and Knowledge Management from CERAM Business School in Nice-Sophia Antipolis, France, in 2007…

Ines Hfaiedh

Ines Hfaiedh is a Tunisian Teacher specialized in ICT Implementation in Education. She was a Fulbright Teaching Assistant at the Catholic University of America in Washington DC. Ines Hfaiedh is Africa Representative in ISOC’s Advisory Council Steering Committee and Africa Representative in ICANN’s Non-Commercial Users Constituency. Hfaiedh is currently in charge of the Secretariat of ICANN’s 2018 Middle East and Adjoining Countries…

Richard Hill

I’ve been involved with the Internet one way or another since the early Arpanet days, and I’ve been heavily involved in Internet governance discussions since 2000. I’ve been a UDRP arbitrator since the inception of that scheme. My professional career has been mostly in IT and telecoms, in a variety of roles, including operations management, in a variety of organizations (small software house, Hewlett-Packard, University of Geneva, Orange)…

Jahangir Hossain

Jahangir Hossain is a founding member and Vice Chair of Internet Society (ISOC) Bangladesh Dhaka Chapter and Founding member of Executive Committee of Bangladesh Network Operator Group (bdNOG). He has participated ISOC Next Generation Leadership (NGL) program and alumni member of fellow SANOG, APNIC, IETF (from ISOC), ICANN and UNIGF He has also served as a National Point of Contact (NPoC) of Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC)…

Ram Mohan

Ram Mohan is the Executive Vice President and CTO of Afilias, a leading domain name registry. Ram has over 25 years’ experience in technology, leadership and entrepreneurship within both publicly quoted and private companies. Previously he worked at companies including Infonautics Corp., First Data Corporation, Unisys Corporation and KPMG. Ram was a founder of the technology behind TurnTide, an anti-spam company…

Carlos Vera

Carlos Vera is an Ecuadorian electronic engineer with a master degree on International Relations and extensive experience in the international field working with NGOs, governments and enterprises at directive level. Carlos is the founder and former president of several ICT organizations in Ecuador and LatinAmerica, including the Internet Society Ecuador Chapter as of 2000. He is now a member of the Internet Society’s…