Canada Chapter News

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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Tim Denton, Chair of ISCC Appointee to ICANN ALAC

Announcement https://www.icann.org/news/announcement-2-2015-09-25-en Timothy Denton is a lawyer and an adjudicator who practices principally in relation to technology issues: Internet governance, domain names, and 9-1-1 policy matters. He was a member of the CRTC (the Canadian broadcast and telecom regulator) from 2008-2013. As of January 1st, 2009, Timothy was elected to…...

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ISCC Letter to M. Carlos Leitão, Ministre des Finances, Gouvernement du Québec

Letter from  Tim Denton,  Chair  of  ISCC French Version of  Letter- Updated  Sept 3rd,  2015 21 août 2015 M. Carlos Leitão Ministre des Finances Gouvernement du Québec ministre@finances.gouv.qc.ca Objet : Mesures en matière de fournisseurs de service Internet et de jeux de hasard et d’argent en ligne au Québec Monsieur le…...

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ISOC InterCommunity 2015- July 7

https://www.internetsociety.org/intercommunity2015/ 7-8 July 2015 A global meeting of the Internet Society, on the Internet, for the Internet. This one-of-a-kind community event will give you the opportunity to share your unique perspectives on key Internet topics and issues. Connect with the Internet Society Board of Trustees Exchange ideas with Members around…...

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ARIN on the Road: Ottawa and Halifax

ARIN on the Road – Ottawa:  19 May, Fairmont Chateau Laurier ARIN on the Road – Halifax:  21 May,  Marriott Halifax Harbourfront At the top of this page you will find links to the programs and registrations: https://www.arin.net/participate/meetings/on-the-road/index.html...

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Annual General Meeting: Friday April 17th, 2015

ISSC  AGM @Ryerson  University We are pleased to announce that  we  will be holding our Annual General Meeting on Friday April 17th, 2015 at  1 to  3  pm. Please contact Glenn @ 905 442 2167 if you have any problems  finding the building or room If you can’t attend the…...

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ISCC Supports the OpenStand Principles for Standards and Innovation

Internet Society Canada Chapter Evan Leibovitch has signed on to endorse and encourage the efforts of the OpenStand community, and its core principles for open standards and bottom-up processes. We encourage our members and followers to read and understand OpenStand’s principles for standards development and adoption, which focus on five…...

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ISOC Canada Supports International Principles on Human Rights Regarding Surveillance

Today the Internet Society Canada Chapter (ISOC Canada) is joining people and organizations around the world in supporting the International Principles on the Application of Human Rights to Communications Surveillance that has been developed by the Electronic Frontier Foundation in collaboration with others around the world. These principles outline a…...

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CIGI Internet Governance Conference

Evan and Glenn participated in the CIGI Internet Governance Conference in Waterloo with approximately 40 thinkers on Internet Governance issues. CIGI took a leadership role led by Dr. Gordon Smith and Mark Raymond to bring these leaders together providing insights of the various multi-stakeholder positions. The event highlight was Dr.…...

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ISOC Canada Lecture at Communitech in Waterloo

On April 17th  Evan Leibovitch and  Glenn McKnight  of  ISOC  Canada spoke at the Communitech  Business group in Waterloo.  They spoke about the  Privacy, Access and Corporate Control Issues in Canada. It began with the ISOC Chapter slideshow. Thanks to CIGI and Communitech for organizing our talk Isoc canada presentation…...

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