Category Archives: News

Meet & Greet Event in San Francisco on Feb 12! Local members are invited to join the Chapter Board and representatives from global Internet Society for an informal Roundtable discussion on February 12 in San Francisco. RSVP is required…

At the beginning of 2017, the San Francisco Bay Area Chapter teamed up with the Geographical Information Center (GIC), California State University, Chico to carry out a research project, “Bridging California’s Rural/Urban Digital Divide with Mobile Broadband”. This year-long…

Welcome new Board members and Officers! The Chapter welcomes new and re-elected Board members this month. Find out more about the 2018 Board and Chapter Officers. The first North American School of Internet Governance (NASIG) takes place in Puerto…

The Nominating Committee has confirmed the results of the 2017 Board Elections. The following candidates have been elected/re-elected onto the Board for two-year terms (2018 – 2020): Cecilia Butler Eve Edelson Ken Krechmer Delia Sabau Richard Whitt  …

Around 25 people attended the ICANN60 Policy Readout Webinar on December 5, 2017. Hosted by ICANN’s Chris Mondini, Vice President, Global Business Engagement, and Joe Catapano, Stakeholder Engagement Program Manager, North America, attendees were given a high level overview of the key…

Curious to know more about yesterday’s Net Neutrality announcement? Here’s an explanation of what could happen and how it might affect you. There is no such thing as “perfect security”, but let’s make hacking our accounts harder with this…

Rural indigenous communities are forging their own path to the network through DIY community internet networks created by and for groups of individual citizens to meet their own communications needs – as an effective and affordable connectivity option in…

ELECTION SEASON! We are now accepting applications for the upcoming term of SF Bay ISOC’s Board. Apply now to join a team of dedicated professionals like yourself, all committed to the common goal of bridging the digital divide –…