TitleCompany:Chief Advisor, Internet New Zealand, Christchurch Call Advisory Network, New Zealand
Bio:Ellen leads the coordination of international work at Internet New Zealand: a non-profit organisation dedicated to keeping the Internet open, secure and for all New Zealanders, and the home and guardian of .nz top level domain. She provides strategic advice on international matters and engages in Internet governance processes for InternetNZ. Ellen holds a Ph.D. from the University of Queensland, as well as a Master of Arts in International Development from the University of Manchester and Master of Communication from Victoria University. She has worked for governments, with intergovernmental bodies, in academia, and with civil society and the technical community on Internet issues since the early 2000s.