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    New Year message to Internet Society members from CEO Andrew Sullivan

    by  • December 31, 2018 • News

    New Year message to Internet Society members from CEO Andrew Sullivan The Internet now reaches more than half the world.  A recent estimateindicates that nearly 4 billion people – more than half the world’s population – now use the Internet. More people are now online than existed in the world the year I was born....

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    UK Internet Governance Forum 2018 session recordings now available

    by  • November 27, 2018 • Events, News, Policy

    Following on from an open call for agenda items, the 2018 UK-IGF was held on Thursday 22nd November. This year’s UK-Internet Governance Forum meeting focused on Solutions for The Digital Age. Over 110 participants attended this annual meeting, the 11th since the first UK Internet Governance Forum in 2008, then the world’s first National IGF....

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    The Internet: to regulate or not to regulate?

    by  • May 12, 2018 • Events, News, Policy

    ISOC UK has submitted a response to the House of Lords committee on Communications consultation on “The Internet: to regulate or not to regulate?” This follows Dr. Konstantinos Komaitis, Director of Policy Development for the Internet Society attending the House of Lords Select committee on Monday May 7th on behalf of the Internet Society...

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    The Internet: to regulate or not to regulate? Internet Society UK Chapter responds to House of Lords Inquiry

    by  • May 8, 2018 • News, Policy

    The House of Lords Select Committee on Communications has recently launched an inquiry to investigate the regulation of the Internet. This inquiry seeks to take an holistic approach to the question of Internet regulation. Questions asked are: 1. Is there a need to introduce specific regulation for the internet? Is it desirable or possible? 2. What...

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    Joint ISOC & ISOC UK comments for DCMS “Secure by Design: Improving the cyber security of consumer Internet of Things Report”

    by  • April 27, 2018 • News, Policy

    The Chapter and the Internet Society European Bureau have sent a joint response to the consultation from the DCMS ““Secure by Design: Improving the cyber security of consumer Internet of Things Report”. The text took form from ISOC’s long standing policy, as well as the discussions that were recently held in our joint event...

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