April 2014

i2Coalition Statement of Support for NTIA’s Qualified IANA Transition to Multistakeholder Community

By |Apr 8, 2014|

Washington, DC – Internet Infrastructure Coalition (i2Coaliton) Co-Founder and Board Chair Christian Dawson released the following statement in advance of Wednesday’s markup of the DOTCOM Act and Thursday’s House Judiciary Committee hearing examining the transition of the IANA function to the global multistakeholder community:

“i2Coalition participated in the recent ICANN […]

March 2014

US Government To Transition Key Technical Functions

By |Mar 16, 2014|

The following is a post from Michele Neylon of Blacknight Solutions, an i2Coalition member.

A lot of Internet Governance isn’t “sexy” or “exciting”. A lot of it is meetings, conference calls and emails discussing quite abstract concepts.

However, from time to time, there are big historic events that capture the world’s […]

Internet Education Day Wrap-up

By |Mar 14, 2014|

Thank you to all of the members and supporters who helped with our 2nd Annual Internet Education Day on Capitol Hill last week both in person and online. It was a busy two-days filled with events, Congressional meetings, and above all, discussing critical policy issues about the Internet.

Last Tuesday […]

i2Coalition Statement on European Union Parliament “Safe Harbor” Vote

By |Mar 13, 2014|

Washington, DC – Internet Infrastructure Coalition (i2Coalition) Co-Founder and Public Policy Working Group Chair David Snead today released the following statement on a European Union Parliament vote on a potential “Safe Harbor” agreement suspension:

“The E.U. Parliament passed a resolution that, if enacted by the E.U. Council, could harm i2Coalition […]

Internet Infrastructure Coalition’s Dawson Speaks at SXSW Privacy Panel

By |Mar 11, 2014|

Washington, DC – Internet Infrastructure Coalition (i2Coalition) Co-Founder and Board Chair Christian Dawson joined industry leaders Tuesday in a panel focusing on privacy at South by Southwest in Austin, TX. The panel, sponsored by the Consumer Electronics Association and organized by Glen Echo Group, was titled “Privacy: We’re All […]

i2Coalition Collaborates with M3AAWG

By |Mar 11, 2014|

The following is commentary from i2Coalition Board Member Richard Feller of Hedgehog Hosting.

The i2Coalition and its members are committed to establishing a Best Practices Initiative to create a safer, more secure Internet. As part of our Best Practices Initiative, we signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Messaging, Malware […]

i2Coalition Urges for Multi-Stakeholder Process in WSIS Review

By |Mar 10, 2014|

Over the past year and a half, the i2Coalition has established itself as the unified voice for public policy and education for the Internet infrastructure industry. We continue to be particularly focused on connecting with our international colleagues in support of a multi-stakeholder process in Internet governance.

As head of […]

Internet Infrastructure Coalition Hosts Internet Education Day on Capitol Hill

By |Mar 5, 2014|

Cornyn, Lofgren receive “Champion of Internet Innovation” awards

Washington, DC – The Internet Infrastructure Coalition (i2Coalition) hosted a program on Wednesday with leaders of the Internet infrastructure industry and members of Congress to discuss best practices, policy goals and the potential for growth of the Internet economy when all parts […]

i2Coalition Launches Best Practices Initiative

By |Mar 5, 2014|

Today marks the second annual Internet Education Day on Capitol Hill. The i2Coalition is excited to go back to Washington, D.C. to continue our goal to educate elected leaders about how the Internet works. In line with our educational efforts, we are announcing a new important project that is […]

Today is Internet Education Day on Capitol Hill

By |Mar 5, 2014|

Our second Internet Education Day is underway in Washington, D.C. and members of the i2Coalition are thrilled to be back on Capitol Hill to continue our educational efforts about how the Internet works! Yesterday, i2Coalition members met with Congressional staff leaders to discuss our policy and legislative priorities for […]