Opening Ceremony

15 November 2009 - A Main Session on Sharm el Sheikh,Egypt


  • Mr. Sha Zukang, United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Economic & Social Affairs
  • H. E. Mr. Tarek Kamel, Minister of Communications and Information Technology, Egypt
  • H. E. Mr. Ahmed Nazif, Prime Minister, Egypt
  • Mr. Hamadoun Touré, Secretary General, International Telecommunication Union (ITU)

Special Keynote Addresses:

  • Sir Tim Berners-Lee, Father of the World Wide Web, Director of World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), United Kingdom
  • Mr. Jerry Yang, Co-Founder and Chief Yahoo, Yahoo - USA