NetMission Alumni Network & Buddy Scheme

We highly value our relationship with all our alumni. To further build upon the relationship between members of NetMission.Asia and the community, we would like to connect with all of you with different extensive programs and working groups (WGs). To get involved in these initiatives, you may go to the respective sections for more details.

NetMission Alumni Network

We highly value our relationship with all our alumni. To stay aligned with our new strategic plan, we would like to reconnect with all of you regardless of when was the last time you have participated in an IG event. We would like to invite you to join our Alumni Network on Signal at http://nma.asia/netmission-alumni-network if you would like to stay connected with us via instant messenger. No further official information will be sent out via WhatsApp group start from March 1, 2021. You will still receive information from us via email if you have subscribed to our mailing list before. If you would like to opt-out, please send an email to admin@netmission.asia.

NetMission Buddy Scheme

To maintain the program consistency of NetMission.Asia and build upon the relationship between the members of the NetMission.Asia and the community, the role of NetMission Buddy has been newly established in 2019. To further strengthen our community, we are recruiting NetMission alumni to become the Buddy for NetMission Academy 2022 now.

Responsibilities(1) Mentor new NetMission Academy fellows to help them better understand the community and Internet-governance-related issues.
(2) Guide them to prepare for the particular training session of NetMission Academy 2022.
(3) Hold internal calls with the ambassadors in the working group to get prepared for the presentation on the Training session.
(4) Follow up with the ambassadors if they understand the topics after every training session.
(5) Encourage the NetMission Academy fellows to join at least one of the working groups formed by the community of NetMission.Asia alumni.
Eligibility(1) Have successfully completed a NetMission Ambassador Program or NetMission Academy before.
(2) NetMission Buddy is required to attend at least one of the training sessions of NetMission Academy 2022 (including the training session of your assigned training session preparation group).
Benefits(1) Opportunity to receive mentorship from youth experts in the IG topic you are interested in and going to lead in NetMission Academy 2022.
(2) Opportunity to hold webinar(s) as moderator(s).

*Send your resume and personal statement to admin@netmission.asia if you are interested in participating in the NetMission Buddy Scheme on or before 10 April 2020 (Satuday) 23:59 UTC.

Other Working Groups

Working groups (WGs)Recruitment status
Chat with DotAsia CEO (CwCEO) Webinar Series
A collaborative webinar series with DotAsia Organisation to explore hot issues related to Internet governance, the domain industry, and entrepreneurship.

Time commitment: 8-10 hrs/ month
Bi-weekly call (Tues 13:30-14:15 UTC Time)

Responsibilities:
(1) Plan for the topic/ theme of each webinar, and plan the timeline, fix the date of the webinar
(2) Engage other NetMission ambassadors to contribute questions for each webinar
(3) Liaison with different stakeholders to organize the webinars when necessary
(4) Write up blog posts after the webinars
Closed
Modules Editorial Team
A working group formed to design, edit and improve the training materials for the NetMission Academy.

Time commitment: 8-10 hrs/ month
Weekly call on during Nov 2021-Jan 2022 (Mon 13:30-14:15 UTC Time)

Responsibilities:
(1) Help develop the training materials for NetMission Academy 2022
(2) Conduct background research for the training materials
(3) Editing the modules and/ or creating graphics for the training materials
Open
Digital Content Team
A working group formed for strategic planning of digital content creation of our official social media channels, including LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

Time commitment: 5-8 hrs/ month
Biweekly call (Tue 13:30-14:15 UTC Time)

Responsibilities:
(1) Creating content for social media posts for Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn
(2) Publish a monthly article
Open

Youth IG Event Committee Steering Groups

Committee steering groupsRecruitment status
yIGF 2021 Organising Committee

Tentative Event date: 17-20 Sep 2021 (to be updated)
Time commitment: 8-10 hrs/ month
Biweekly call on during Apr-Jun 2021; Weekly call during Jul-Sep 2021 (Thu 13:30-14:15 UTC Time)
Responsibilities:
(1) Organise yIGF 2021
(2) Submit workshop proposals to the APrIGF
(3) Complete the yIGF 2021 Report
(4) Guide the yIGFers through the APrIGF 2021
Closed
HKyIGF 2021 Organising Committee

Tentative Event date: 16 Oct 2021 (to be updated)
Time commitment: 8-10 hrs/ month
Biweekly call on during May-Jul 2021; Weekly call during Aug-Oct 2021 (Mon 13:30-14:15 UTC Time)
Responsibilities:
(1) Organise yIGF 2021
(2) Complete the HKyIGF 2021 Report
Open
(only open to members in Hong Kong)
NetMission@IGF

Time commitment: 5-8 hrs/ month
Biweekly call on Tuesday 13:30-14:15 UTC Time
Responsibilities:
(1) Submit workshop proposals to the global IGF
(2) Liaison with partnering organization(s) and speakers
Open