• Internet Society is globally engaged.

    by  • April 26, 2013

    ISOC’s development continues apace. Sometimes members can forget to explain what ISOC does and where it operates. The Internet Society is well known as the organisational home of open Internet Standards the IETF . This activity remains a core responsibility. What is less well known is that ISOC has over the last few years...

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    ISOC UK England urges Nominet not proceed with its direct .uk proposal.

    by  • January 7, 2013

    The English chapter of the Internet Society urges caution regarding the direct.uk proposals. In the absence of consensus for direct .uk and in view of the risk to stability of uk domain name system the conclusion is NOT to implement direct .uk plans to shorten domains as proposed. Should the proposed security mechanisms be...

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    UK Internet next ten years and ITRs

    by  • November 3, 2012

    ISOC UK England and the English Chapter of the International Institute of Communications held a joint meeting on 30 October 2012 with several speakers, discussing WCIT issues. Speakers included: – Markus Kummer, Vice-President Public Policy, Internet Society – Dominique Lazanski, Tax Payers’ Alliance – Malcolm Hutty, London Internet Exchange (LINX) and Chair, EuroISPA –...

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    The Internet’s next ten year’s: needs, opportunities and governance

    by  • October 9, 2012

    The Internet’s next ten years: needs, opportunities and governance Joint Internet Society England and International Institute of Communications UK Chapter Event The Internet’s next ten year’s: needs, opportunities and governance Hosted by Cisco, Park House, 7th Floor, 16-18 Finsbury Square, London, EC2M 7EB Tuesday 30 October 2012, 17:00 Registration closes on Friday 26 October...

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    August 2012 results for IPv6 Matrix project

    by  • September 20, 2012

    The Internet Society chapter in the UK (ISOC England) has been awarded a community grants award in November 2009 to design and implement an “IPv6 crawler”, a software that would crawl through the DNS at regular intervals in order to detect and test the following: IPv6 DNS servers IPv6 compliant web servers IPv6 compliant...

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    ISOC England event for World IPv6 Launch on 6 June 2012

    by  • June 5, 2012

    Major Internet service providers (ISPs), home networking equipment manufacturers, and web companies around the world are coming together to permanently enable IPv6 for their products and services by 6 June 2012. Organized by the Internet Society, and building on the successful one-day World IPv6 Day event held on 8 June 2011, World IPv6 Launch...

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    Global INET

    by  • April 18, 2012

    Imagining the Future Internet Join Vint Cerf, Leonard Kleinrock, Mitchell Baker, Lynn St. Amour and other key panelists on 22 – 24 April 2012 at Global INET 2012! Meet hundreds of policy makers, technologists, government representatives and business executives to discuss the positive impacts of the Internet, past, present and future. Take this opportunity to:...

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    UK IGF 2012 meeting

    by  • March 12, 2012

    Internet Society member number two Vint Cerf is headlining this year’s UK Internet Governance Forum . The local Internet Society is partnering Nominet’s annual UK Internet Policy Forum which will be held on Thursday 22 March 2012 at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge, London . This provides an opportunity for the first meeting of the UK-IGF to...

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    ISOC submission to ITU Working Council on WCIT

    by  • March 1, 2012

    This ITU WCIT Feb Contribution_v6 is a marker for our comments about the proposals to date and concerns that the negotiations may sweep in key aspects of the Internet architecture, operations, content and security.  The concepts in this paper are based, in part, on the points put forward in the recently published Internet invariants paper: http://www.internetsociety.org/internet-invariants-what-really-matters

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    BEREC presentation

    by  • February 28, 2012

    Frederic Donck Director of European Bureau writes As you know it, ISOC is engaging many key stakeholders in the Net Neutrality dossier. In Europe, we have built robust relationships with key policymakers as the European Commission (incl. Mrs Kroes Cabinet), the European Parliament and the EIF, to name but a few. I am happy...

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