Birendra Kumar Mishra

MSG Chair, Nepal IGF

Ananda Raj Khanal

Former MAG Member, UN IGF

Babu Ram Aryal

Vice-Chair, APSIG

Bikram Shrestha

Chairman, Nepal Internet Foundation

Sunaina Ghimire Pandey

Former Vice President, CAN Federation

Deepa Bhattarai

Chair

Mrs. Deepa Bhattarai is an IT officer in Nepal Police from seven years. She has Masters degree in Information System Engineering and Bachelor degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Purbanchal University. She has keen interest in tech research and has published different research articles in national and international journals. She is actively participating in…

Ananda Gautam

Vice-Chair/ Coordinator

Mr. Gautam is a Graduate of BSc. (Hons) Networking and IT Security from London Metropolitan University. He is an evidence-based policymaking and civic technologies enthusiast. Mr. Gautam is a very active contributor to Internet Governance in the Asia Pacific Region and he works in the periphery of open data, Internet Governance, Data Analytics, Research, and…

Lipasha Shrestha

Vice-chair

Surendra Tiwari

Member

Surendra is an Advocate licensed by Nepal Bar Council. He has extensive experience in corporate, foreign direct investment, cyber law, IT Law, labor law, information, communications and technology law (ICT Law) and civil and criminal litigation.  Qualification:  Surendra has completed a 5 years B.A.LL.B. degree from Tribhuvan University, Faculty of Law, Nepal Law Campus and…

Nikesh Balami

Member

Nikesh is a civic entrepreneur, open data advocate and tech researcher. He is the co-founder and CEO of Open Knowledge Nepal – a non-profit civic tech organization comprised of openness aficionados. He is a strong supporter of open source software and believes in the vision of Open Knowledge to empower citizens regarding technology usage and…