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WEBCAST DEC 7 – IPNSIG Academy Talk 8: IETF Standardization Efforts – Edward J. Birrane

On Wednesday December 7 2022 at 5pm-6pm EST (22:00-23:00 UTC) the Interplanetary Networking Special Interest Group (IPNSIG) presents the 8th IPNSIG Academy presentation. ‘IETF Standardization Efforts‘. Edward J. Birrane will provide an overview of Delay Tolerant Networking (DTN) in the Internet Engineering Task Force processes. This talk begins by discussing how the evolution of the […]

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Indigenous Connectivity: Five Bold Calls to Action

As we near another year of the pandemic, and the many changes it’s brought about, we are faced with the fact that many tribal communities in the US and Canada remain among the most under-connected. This is being actively addressed by communities, governments, and organizational partners and was tackled directly at this year’s Indigenous Connectivity […]

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Local Rules for a Global Network: The Splinternet’s Insidious Alternative 

Should an international body regulate the Internet? And what happens when domestic rules apply outside a country’s borders and impact the Global Internet? Internet Society Youth Ambassador to the 2022 Internet Governance Forum (IGF), Izaan Kahn explains. The post Local Rules for a Global Network: The Splinternet’s Insidious Alternative  appeared first on Internet Society.

Internet Society: Kyrgyzstan Chapter

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ISOC Kyrgyz Chapter is organizing forum «Application of innovative technologies in monitoring and forecasting of climate change and natural disasters» in Bishkek Protecting people’s lives and property from disasters related to weather, climate and water has been and remains the most important task for ensuring global sustainable development. Most of the results presented recently by […]

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Speaker Bio for December IPNSIG Academy Webinar

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טורקיה: חוק דיסאינפורמציה חדש ומסוכן

בחודש אוקטובר 2022, אישר הפרלמנט הטורקי את "חוק הדיסאינפורמציה", הקובע עונש מאסר של שלוש שנים לכל אדם אשר מפיץ דיסאינפורמציה מתוך ניסיון לייצר פאניקה או פחד, או במטרה לפגוע בביטחון, בסדר הציבורי או בבריאות של האוכלוסייה במדינה. המונח דיסאינפורמציה מוגדר בחוק מצורה מעומעמת וככל הנראה יוגדר על ידי בתי המשפט. בנוסף, החוק יחייב רשתות חברתיות […]

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WEBCAST DEC 9 – Digital Freedom Summit 2022 #digitalfreedomsummit #nepal @igovinstitute @DigitalMediaNP @MediaActionNpl @Educating_Nepal @yigfnepal @AntennaFN #Nepal @isoc_community

On Friday December 9 2022 the Digital Freedom Coalition will convene the Digital Freedom Summit 2022 in Kathmandu, Nepal. Digital Freedom Summit is an multi-stakeholder platform to discuss various issues of Digital Freedom in Nepal. AGENDA https://digitalfreedom.org.np/#!/schedule (NPT/UTC) 13.00/07:15 Inaugural Session 13.30/07:45 Promoting Democracy in Digital Age 14:30/08:45 Freedom to Connect: Right or a privilege […]

Internet Society: Saint Vincent and The Grenadines Chapter

Annual Business Meeting 2022 _ Video

ISOC SVG held its Annual Business Meeting on November 26th, 2022, at Young Island, under the Theme: Enhancing Internet Usage For All Of SVG. Guest Speaker: Shernan Osepa, Director, Caribbean Affairs and Development, Internet Society (ISOC). Take a look at the video from the event

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Dr. Xing Li: A Pioneer in Developing the Chinese Internet

In 1988, when Xing Li discovered that he could send text-based messages instantly from Philadelphia in the United States to his wife in Edinburgh, Scotland, he was understandably excited. A graduate student in electrical and computer engineering at Drexel University, Li was studying signal processing. “Electrical and computer engineering was not the first department connected […]

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IPNSIG Academy December Webinar Summary

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WEBCAST NOV 30 – #IGF2022 – Global Governance of LEO Satellite Broadband

On Wednesday November 30 2022 at 13:50-15:20 UTC the Internet Governance Forum presents a workshop ‘Global Governance of LEO Satellite Broadband‘. An expert panel addresses the opportunities and challenges of satellite reliant Internet access, currently offered by service providers such as SpaceX or OneWeb. We seek to explore potential benefits as well as threats that […]

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האם הרשתות החברתיות רוצות לעצב לנו את התודעה?

ד"ר אלכס גקר מאונ’ תל-אביב משוחח עם רן על גבולות ההשפעה והאינטרסים הסמויים של פלטפורמות ותאגידי הרשתות החברתיות. רבים מאמינים כי הרשתות החברתיות והתאגידים שמנהלים אותן אחראיים במידה רבה לטלטלות הפוליטיות, החברתיות והאידיאולוגיות שמזעזעות את עולמנו בעשור האחרון. המידע שהן אוספות על כל פעולה והעדפה שלנו מעניק להן השפעה אדירה על המחשבות והדעות שלנו, והמידע הכוזב והמעוות […]

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New OECD Report on Routing Security for Policymakers

Last month, the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) published its report on “Routing security: BGP incidents, mitigation techniques and policy actions”. The report provides an overview of the vulnerabilities in the routing system, approaches to manage the risks associated with those vulnerabilities, and incentives to deploy necessary security controls. Much of the paper is […]

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WEBCAST NOV 29 – NYC Mesh Org November Meetup

On Tuesday November 29 2022 at 7pm EST (00:00 UTC) NYC Mesh will hold its Monthly Org Meetup. There will be a presentation or two related to the organization, a technical presentation, and after that there will be open discussions about the ongoing board election. This meeting will also be the deadline for Voter Registration […]

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WEBCAST NOV 29: 5th Annual Digital Access Day 2022

On Tuesday November 29 2022 the Internet Society Canada Chapter hosts the 5th Annual Digital Access Day in Ottawa, bringing together thought-leaders from NGOs, the tech sector, government, universities, and those most affected by the digital divide to talk about good work already underway, identify what else can be done, and measure progress in digital […]

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WEBCAST NOV 28 – IGF 2022 Day 0 #68 – Understanding Internet Fragmentation: Concepts and their Implications for Action

On Monday November 28 2022 at 14:00-15:30 UTC the Internet Governance Forum presents a session ‘Understanding Internet Fragmentation: Concepts and their Implications for Action‘, organized by the Columbia Institute for Tele-Information. The Multistakeholder Advisory Group (MAG) has designated “Avoiding Internet Fragmentation” to be one of the 2022 IGF’s five organizing themes. There likely will be […]

Internet Society: Hong Kong Chapter

NOTICE FOR AGM 2022 AND ELECTION

<FOR MEMBERS ONLY> The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Internet Society Hong Kong Limited will be held on 19-Dec-2022 (Monday). The Election of the Board of Directors will be held in the AGM. Two seats of the Board will be opened for election, with one each for the full member category and for the general…

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TRANSMISIÓN POR WEB NOV 28 – 2022 Reunión Regional de Miembros Latinoamericana de Internet Society

El lunes 28 de noviembre de 2022, Internet Society convoca una ‘Reunión Regional de Miembros Latinoamericana de Internet Society‘. Los expertos proporcionarán actualizaciones sobre actividades y proyectos. Este evento será solo en español. AGENDA https://bit.ly/3V5uP6N (UTC) 18:00 Bienvenida, generalidades, logros 2022 y líneas de acción 2023 Christian O’Flaherty – Vicepresidente LATAM, ISOC Nancy Quirós – […]

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WEBCAST DEC 16 – Internet Society Online Safety SIG webinar – Parenting at the digital age: the ups, the downs and the real threats

On Friday December 16 2022 at 10:00-11:00 UTC the Internet Society Online Safety Special Interest Group (Online Safety SIG) will host a webinar ‘Parenting at the digital age: the ups, the downs and the real threats‘. Three experts will tackle different aspects of how to safely guide your child online. SESSIONS Parenting in the digital […]

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IoT LoRaWan in monitoring natural disasters Forum

ISOC Kyrgyz Chapter is organizing forum “Application of innovative technologies in monitoring and forecasting of climate change and natural disasters” in Bishkek Protecting people’s lives and property from disasters related to weather, climate and water has been and remains the most important task for ensuring global sustainable development. Most of the results presented recently by […]