ISOC@25 Celebration

This year we celebrate the Internet Society’s 25th year of advocacy for an open, trusted Internet available to everyone, everywhere. Today the challenges to the open Internet have never been greater – and we need you to join us in confronting those challenges.

During this anniversary year, we don’t just want to look back over the past 25 years – we want to apply that experience to look forward to the next 25 years on the Internet.

Join ISOC Gambia to take part in this celebration.

Time: 18:00pm

Venue: ISOC Gambia Chapter, TANGO Building

 

Program Guide the 25th Celebration at ISOC Gambia

  • Presentation of ISOC Global
  • Presentation of ISOC Gambia
  • Recognize the participation of Gambian public and private individuals and companies for their
    contributions to the internet development in the Gambia
  • A short remote node participation
  • Open discussion about future of the Internet(Opportunities, expectations and fears)
  • Wrap up cocktail evening (food, drinks etc) and networking.

To participate in the InterComm event from Gambia, please register using the link below:

https://apps.internetsociety.org/form/ic2017

Select Gambia chapter during the registration process.

See below for more information about the the InterComm 2017.

ABOUT THE INTER COMMUNITY 2017

We are in this together.
September 19, 2017

InterCommunity is the Internet Society’s annual member meeting. Launched in 2015, the hybrid format brings our community together online and in-person for robust conversations about the issues and topics most relevant to us.

Register today for a special edition of InterCommunity 2017, our global membership meeting. In celebration of our 25th anniversary, we will take time to look back, to celebrate with our community and to look ahead to the future.

 

Schedule
InterCommunity kicks-off with the live presentation of the 2017 Internet Hall of Fame induction ceremony. In its fourth year, the Internet Hall of Fame celebrates the extraordinary people who helped to make the Internet what it is today. Join us to find out who will be recognized this year.

Following the ceremony, ISOC will pass the InterCommunity program to the Interactive Regional Nodes around the world for a lively discussion on the critical factors that will shape the future Internet. The conversations will focus on key findings from our 2017 Global Internet Report that will launch in early September. Join the InterCommunity conversation from your nearest Regional Node,in Gambia we are joing Senegal node – all you need to participate is an Internet connection and a computer.

InterCommunity will conclude back in Los Angeles with a Closing Roundtable discussion featuring public policy experts, Internet Hall of Fame inductees and next generation Internet leaders. Our panelists will share their unique perspectives and discuss how our community can advance the recommendations for the future Internet we all want.

How to Participate
Join the meeting from wherever you are. You can participate online or in-person at an Interactive Regional Node in your area or from one of many Chapter Celebration Nodes.

Let’s join together for this special occasion and to celebrate our work. Together we can #ShapeTomorrow for #thenext25.

The next 25 years depend on you… Join us on September 19!

#ICOMM17