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New regional community to address key interconnection opportunities and challenges in Africa
[Nairobi, Kenya, 15 June 2010] – The Internet Society (ISOC), today announced the launch of the African Peering and Interconnection Forum (AfPIF), established to help address the operational, regulatory, and business challenges facing the growing African Internet industry.
Organized by the Internet Society, in partnership with […]


June 15th, 2010 by | Posted in ISOC Newsletter | Tags: , , , , |

Internet Society and World Wide Web Consortium Strengthen Relationship to Help Ensure Open Global Internet

ISOC Donation to Support Evolution of W3C Organization
The Internet Society (ISOC) and the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) today announced a donation from ISOC for the purpose of advancing the evolution of W3C as an organization that creates open Web standards. Citing strongly aligned views on the value of an open global Internet and support […]


December 11th, 2009 by | Posted in ISOC Newsletter | Tags: , , , |

ISOC Fellowships to the IETF Bring Local Perspectives to Global Forum

The Internet Society (ISOC) awarded fellowships to support participation in Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) meetings by 22 technologists from 15 countries in developing regions around the world. The Internet Society is the organizational home of the IETF, the Internet’s premier technical standards body. Twelve fellowship recipients from this round of awards will attend next […]


November 4th, 2009 by | Posted in IETF, ISOC Newsletter | Tags: , , |

We have met the future Internet leaders and they are us

Youth attending the launch of the Next Generation Leaders programme look to themselves to provide leadership of the Internet
GENEVA, Switzerland–7 October 2009–Insights from youth attending the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Telecom World Conference in Geneva, gathered via a poll, show that they considered future leaders of the Internet were far more likely to emerge from […]


October 7th, 2009 by | Posted in ISOC Newsletter | Tags: , , , |

Internet Society Announces New Board of Trustees

Leaders from Academia, Industry, and Internet Community Guide Global Effort
RESTON, VA, USA and GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – 3 August 2009 – The Internet Society today announced its new Board of Trustees, comprised of leaders from industry, academia, and the global Internet community. The diverse and distinguished board membership reflects the Internet Society’s mission of providing global […]


August 3rd, 2009 by | Posted in ISOC Newsletter | Tags: , , |

Internet Society Expands Team to Advance Efforts in Development and Access, and Trust and Identity

The Internet Society has added two staff members to advance key strategic initiatives to ensure the open development, evolution, and use of the Internet for the benefit of all people throughout the world.
Karen O’Donoghue has joined as a Research Analyst for Networks and Trust, as part of the Internet Society’s efforts to promote the Internet […]


July 22nd, 2009 by | Posted in ISOC Newsletter | Tags: , , |