Fourth intersessional consultation of the Ad Hoc Committee
In accordance with General Assembly resolution 75/282 as well as the road map and mode of work for the Ad Hoc Committee, approved by the Committee at its first session, the Institut de diplomatie publique was invited to participate in the fourth intersessional consultation with multistakeholders of the Ad Hoc Committee to Elaborate a Comprehensive International Convention on Countering the Use of Information and Communications Technologies for Criminal Purposes, to be held on 6 and 7 March 2023 in Vienna, Austria.
The intersessional consultations will also be open to Member States and non-member observer States.
The meeting will be held in English only from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m., Vienna local time, in a hybrid format with both in-person and virtual components. In-person participation will be in Boardroom D of the Vienna International Centre. In accordance with general COVID-19 safety measures, the maximum seating capacity in the meeting room must not be exceeded. Seats will be allotted on a first-come, first-served basis, with a maximum of two persons per organization and with priority given to the representatives of multi-stakeholders. While only two persons from each organization can be present in the mentioned meeting room at any given time, the delegation can consist of more than two persons should they wish to alternate their presence at the meeting.
Online participation will be conducted on Microsoft Teams with a maximum capacity of 1,000 links. The Organization is invited to communicate which members of the Organization are nominated as online speakers in order to receive a speaker link. In order to ensure the optimal functioning of the platform, participants without an online speaker role are requested to follow the session through live webcast.
Registration for the meeting will be done through the self-registration platform Indico through the following link: https://indico.un.org/event/1003707.
The registration process will be open from Monday, 6 February until Friday, 3 March 2023 6 p.m., New York time.
It is essential for all participants to register through their individual Indico account using a personalized email address. A guide on how to create an account in Indico can be found on the website of the meeting.