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Internet Society is working closer than ever with its chapters, partners and communities on the front lines of the Internet in the United States and Canada. Together, we’re working to make the Internet a better and more inclusive place for everyone.

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North America news

America needs bipartisan solution to settle the score on net neutrality
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In the News 14 June 2019

America needs bipartisan solution to settle the score on net neutrality

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Americans Deserve Better User Privacy
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Privacy 10 June 2019

Americans Deserve Better User Privacy

On May 15th, the White House tweeted it had created a new online surveying tool for Americans to report...

Finding Common Ground on U.S. Net Neutrality
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Internet Governance 29 May 2019

Finding Common Ground on U.S. Net Neutrality

After more than a decade of regulatory ping pong, net neutrality’s future in the United States is still unclear....

Your Voice Matters: The World Can Learn from Canada’s Inclusive Solutions to Make Citizens Safer Online
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Internet of Things (IoT) 28 May 2019

Your Voice Matters: The World Can Learn from Canada’s Inclusive Solutions to Make Citizens Safer Online

Canada has shown great leadership in its innovative approach to secure our connected future by drawing on the diverse...

Talking Internet of Things in Canada at IoT613 This Week
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Internet of Things (IoT) 6 May 2019

Talking Internet of Things in Canada at IoT613 This Week

This week, 8-9 May, we’ll be at IoT613 in Ottawa, Canada, talking about our work on “Trust by Design”...

OTA’s Online Trust Audit Scores Consumer-facing U.S. Government Websites Highest in Security and Privacy; Healthcare Comes in Last
Press Releases 16 April 2019

OTA’s Online Trust Audit Scores Consumer-facing U.S. Government Websites Highest in Security and Privacy; Healthcare Comes in Last

“From the global economy to daily individual interactions, more and more of our lives are conducted online. Yet every...

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North America Team

Mark Buell

Regional Bureau Director, North America

Bethany Davis

Administrative Assistant - North America

Kellee Elkins

Regional Community Engagement Manager, North America

Katie Jordan

Senior Policy Advisor, North America


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