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Chapter Update: USA New York

Contributed by Joly MacFie ==INET New York== First and foremost, registration for INET New York on June 14 is now open. The theme is “It’s your call; What kind of Internet do you want?” We will talk about not only our wishes, but prac…


May 10th, 2011 by | Posted in ISOC Newsletter | Tags: | No Comments

Second Asia Pacific Regional Internet Governance Forum (APrIGF), 16-17 June 2011, Singapore

The Singapore Internet Research Centre  is hosting the second Asia Pacific Regional Internet Governance Forum (APrIGF) on 16 & 17 June 2011 in Singapore. The forum will bring together some 200 senior Government and private sector representatives a…


May 9th, 2011 by | Posted in ISOC Newsletter | No Comments

Chapter Update: Armenia

Contributed by: Igor Mkrtumyan 1. The Internet Society Armenia Chapter Chair, Igor Mkrtumyan, was invited to participate in the Russian Internet Governance Forum (Moscow, May 12, 2011). Internet Society Armenia Chapter Vice-Chair, Grigori Saghyan, was …


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Chapter Update: Ecuador

Contributed by: Carlos Vera Quintana Internet Society Ecuador se prepara para el DDI Este proximo 17 de Mayo a niivel mundial se realizaran los eventos del Dia de Internet a nivel mundial. En Ecuador, Internet Society Ecuador, www.isoc.org.ec es la ofi…


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Chapter Update: Kolkata

Contributed by: Anupam Agrawal The Internet Society Kolkata Chapter participated in the CIO Association of India Kolkata Chapter meeting on 21st Apr-2011. The Chapter was represented by Mr. Niel Hirjee, Vice Chair in an impressive gathering of over twe…


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Chapter Update: Australia

Contributed by: Holly Raiche The big news this month was the launch of The National Broadband Network: A Guide for Consumers. The Guide is part of a larger project we are undertaking for the Internet Society on the National Broadband Network – it…


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Chapter Update: USA Colorado

Contributed by: Michael Webb The Rocky Mountain 2011 IPv6 Summit Once again, the Colorado Chapter of  the Internet Society will be present at the Rocky Mountain 2011 IPv6 Summit, held April 25-27th.  This is the 4th year for the Summit, where hundred…


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Internet Society welcomes European Commission backing for open Internet

19 April – Commenting on today’s publication of the European Commission’s communication on net neutrality, the Internet Society heartily endorses its continued emphasis on the importance of the open Internet. It is this open nature of the “netw…


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Chapter update: Congo

Contributed by: Jean Philémon Kissangou The Internet Society Congo Chapter was recently awarded a grant from the Internet Society to host an event with the goal of reinvigorating the Congolese Chapter membership. The event was designed to bring some…


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Internet Society Statement on APNIC IPv4 depletion

Last Friday, 15th April 2011, the Asia Pacific Network Information Centre (APNIC) announced that it has reached the last significant block of Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4) addresses in its available pool – making the Asia Pacific region the firs…


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