Prof Ang Peng Hwa
Professor Ang Peng Hwa (Ph.D., Michigan State University; LL.B., National University of Singapore) is Professor and Director of the Singapore Internet Research Centre at the Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information at Nanyang Technological University. He researches social impact and law and policy issues around new media and the Internet. He is the author of Ordering Chaos: Regulating the Internet (2005), which argues that the Internet is being, will be and should be regulated. In 2004, he was appointed by the U.N. Secretary General to the Working Group on Internet Governance. He later co-founded the Global Internet Governance Academic Network, for which he served as inaugural Chair. In 2008, he spent his sabbatical year as Visiting Dean of the Mudra Institute of Communication Research in Ahmedabad, India, where he helped found the doctoral (fellows) programme. He currently also serves Chairman of the non-profit organization Asian Media Information and Communication Centre.