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Global Affairs Canada Event

Global Affairs Canada (GAC) is conducting a review of Canada’s approach to international development assistance. Internet Society Canada Chapter (ISCC) wants to ensure that Internet access will be a significant area of focus for Canada’s international assistance efforts going forward after this consultation is completed. Accordingly, we are inviting you…...

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ISCC 2016 Board

The new  ISCC 2016 board held their first meeting after the  ISCC AGM  on Friday April 29th, 2016. List of  Board Members and Officers: Lynne Hamilton, President Tim Denton, Chair Nancy Carter, Treasurer Chris Tacit, Secretary, Vice President (Interim) Marita Moll, Director Sam Lanfranco, Director Evan Leibovitch-Director Janet Cloud-Director Konrad…...

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ISCC 2016 Annual General Meeting-Completed

The 2016 annual meeting of Internet Society Canada Chapter was held 2:00 PM on April 29, 2016. The meeting was at the offices of the Canadian Internet Registration Authority located at: 979 Bank Street, Suite 400, Ottawa, Ontario, K1S 5K5 Video Recording of the Session https://youtu.be/ZIsUpu5oleY Byron Holland, the CEO…...

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Canadians continue to #TalkBroadband with the CRTC!

CRTC unveils public opinion research report March 30, 2016 – Gatineau – Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) Since April 2015, more than 25,000 comments have been received for the review of basic telecommunications services and more than 30,000 Canadians have filled out the Let’s Talk Broadband questionnaire. Today, two…...

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Board Nominations Now CLOSED

NOMCOM PROCESS  CLOSED   (DEADLINE  March 17, 2016) Dear ISCC Voting Member, The role of the Board of Directors (“Board”) of Internet Society Canada Chapter (“ISCC”) is to provide strategic direction and oversight to help guide ISCC as it fulfills its mandate to be a recognized thought leader in the…...

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Cities wade in Hi Speed Internet – Toronto Star Feb 15, 2016

Cities choose sides in high-speed Internet battle: Geist City councils in Toronto and Ottawa voiced their opinions on Bell’s appeal of a CRTC ruling on Internet infrastructure. By: Michael Geist Technology, Published on Mon Feb 15 2016 The Canadian battle over broadband services has taken an unexpected turn in recent…...

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In re Petition to the Governor in Council to Vary Telecom Regulatory Policy CRTC 2015-326

In re Petition to the Governor in Council to Vary.v2 In re Petition to the Governor in Council to Vary Telecom Regulatory Policy CRTC 2015-326 – Submitted  Feb 9, 2016 Review of wholesale wireline services and associated policies Comments by the Internet Society of Canada 2 The Internet Society of Canada…...

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