Nikhil Pahwa

#NetNeutrality and Connecting the 4 Billion to the Internet

Nikhil Pahwa

Talk: #NetNeutrality and Connecting the 4 Billion to the Internet

Join us for a discussion of the recent ban by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India and approaches to defending Internet access as a global human right. At the forefront is Nikhil Pahwa, leader of SavetheInternet.in. With several projects underway at Google, Pahwa has built a grassroots campaign with support from 44 IIT institutions, India’s startup community, NGO sector, and major media publications. He will talk about #NetNeutrality and the role of Internet in global development, gender parity, and building an accessible and inclusive web.

Nikhil Pahwa

Nikhil Pahwa is an Indian entrepreneur, journalist, publisher and founder and owner of MediaNama, an India-based mobile and digital news portal. He has been a key commentator on stories and debates around Indian digital media companies, censorship and Internet and mobile regulation in India