Welcome to the 2021 African Internet Governance Forum! The conference happened on the 14th - 16th of  December  2021 and recordings of each session are available for you to explore and enjoy anytime.  Contact us: info@afigf.africa.

Theme: Advancing digital transformation in Africa in the face of Crisis
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Sarmad Hussain

Senior Director, IDN and UA Programs
Sarmad Hussain is with ICANN’s Internationalized Domain Names (IDN) and Universal Acceptance
(UA) Programs. Earlier, Sarmad was a professor of Computer Science and held the IDRC Chair
position in Multilingual Computing. His research has focused on developing computing solutions for
Asian languages, including research in linguistics, localization, speech processing, and computational
linguistics. He was an active member of the ICANN community before joining ICANN as well as a
member of ICANN’s Security and Stability Advisory Committee (SSAC).
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