[Air-L] Internet Society 25th Anniversary Global Meetup Monday/Tuesday

Joly MacFie joly at punkcast.com
Fri Sep 15 13:41:35 PDT 2017

We will be running an interactive node for this from NYC on Tuesday. It's
possible to participate remotely. https://apps.internetsociety.

=============================================The Internet Society is 25
years old <https://www.internetsociety.org/25th/>, and we are looking at
#thenext25.Join us at the Cornell Club on on September 19 to celebrate, and
participate in a ISOC's annual global meetup, *InterCommunity 2017
<https://www.internetsociety.org/intercommunity/2017>.**New York is North
America's only Interactive Node and we're planning a very special event! *

*InterCommunity is an annual event, now in its fourth year, where the
Internet Societys 110+ chapters and 80k+ members  participate in a global
meetup, as regional nodes take it in turns to present local news, and
discuss global issues. Anyone may participate online, but certain Chapters
mount interactive nodes. In 2017 NYC has the honor to represent the North
America Region. *

*Join us at the Cornell Club for a light breakfast, our 'InterCommunity
live session, followed by lunch. *
Still time to register for the lunch - http://bit.ly/icomm2017nyc


*Full Schedule:*

10:30am - 11:45am: Doors open, breakfast, networking

Noon - 1pm: Going 'live' with InterCommunity 2017

- Intros

- NY Chapter highlights from Chapter President Joly MacFie

- Speakers commenting on the Internet Society's Global Internet Report

1:00pm Official celebration.

1:05pm - 2:00pm Lunch,


Dave Farber, Pioneer member, Internet Hall of Fame

Avri Doria, Board Member, ISOC-NY

Eli Noam, Director, Columbia Insitute of Tele-Information

Mark Buell, Director North America Bureau, Internet Society

*Global Schedule*

InterCommunity 2017 kicks-off on *Monday September 18 2017* with three
webcast events live from Los Angeles..

First there will be the Internet Society *25 under 25 Awards Ceremony
which recognizes 25 young people from around the globe who are passionate
about using the Internet to make a positive impact in their communities and
the world. Hashtag *#ShapeTomorrow*
 .Webcast: *https://livestream.com/internetsociety/25under25
<https://livestream.com/internetsociety/25under25> *(noon EDT)

Then will be the launch of the *Internet Society's 2017 Global Internet
Report <https://www.internetsociety.org/future-internet>* . On this 25th
anniversary, the report has the theme ''Paths to our Digital Future'
and focuses on how the Internet may develop over the next 25 years. This
report will be InterCommunity's primary topic. Hence the hashtag *#thenext25
- *https://livestream.com/internetsociety/isocreport2017
<https://livestream.com/internetsociety/isocreport2017>*  (2:30pm EDT)

Then, Intercommunity itself properly kicks of. as we recognize the past.
The *4th Internet Hall of Fame <http://internethalloffame.org/> induction
ceremony* celebrates the extraordinary people who helped to make the
Internet what it is today. Webcast -
<https://livestream.com/internetsociety/ihof2017>* (8:30pm EDT) Participate

The InterCommunity program will then pass to the Interactive Regional Nodes
around the world, starting with Japan,  See
<https://www.internetsociety.org/intercommunity/2017/schedule>  - NYC is
the final node, *after which InterCommunity will conclude back in Los
Angeles with a roundtable discussion featuring several Internet Hall of
Fame inductees and next generation Internet leaders from the 25 under 25
program. Hashtag  *#icomm17
<https://twitter.com/hashtag/icomm17?f=tweets&vertical=default&src=hash> No
webcast. Participate online by registering
at https://apps.internetsociety.org/form/ic2017
<https://apps.internetsociety.org/form/ic2017> (free)!*


*After Party!*

Join us from *5:30pm - 7:30pm* for drinks and light food at *Rye House, 11
West 17th Street* (between 5th and 6th Ave)

RSVP at *https://www.meetup.com/isoc-ny/events/243147177/*
<https://www.meetup.com/isoc-ny/events/243147177/>, or just show up!



*Join us for this special occasion and to celebrate our work for the last
and #thenext25

Joly MacFie  218 565 9365 Skype:punkcast

More information about the Air-L mailing list