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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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ISCC AGM- Fri. April 29, 2016@ 2 pm

ISCC  AGM @CIRA We are pleased to announce that  we will be holding our Annual General Meeting on Friday April 29th, 2016 at 2-4pm Please contact Glenn @  905 442 2167 if you have any problems.finding the building or room. If interested in the nomination process, please visit http://www.internetsociety.ca/canada-chapter/director-nominations/ If you…...

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The 24/7 Internet of Everything Everywhere

The 24/7 Internet of Everything Everywhere Thursday January 14th, 2016 Time 7 to 8 30 LIVESTREAM EVENT http://bit.ly/lanfranco This Talk: The combination of IPv6, technical change and the Internet of Things applications are going to be a tsunami scale disruption impacting every aspect of human existence on the planet, with…...

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Quebec plan to block gambling sites draws cries of censorship

Quebec plan to block gambling sites draws cries of censorship Christine Dobby – TELECOM REPORTER The Globe and Mail Published Friday, Nov. 13, 2015 6:39PM EST Last updated Friday, Nov. 13, 2015 6:42PM EST http://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/quebec-plan-to-block-gambling-sites-draws-cries-of-censorship/article27259448/ Quebec is moving ahead with a plan to order Internet providers to block unlicensed gambling websites, an initiative…...

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