Internet Society Establishes Asia-Pacific Bureau

January 2008

With its opening in January 2008, the Asia-Pacific Bureau becomes the Internet Society’s third regional office. Among the areas of focus for the Bureau, which moves to Singapore in May 2012, are programmes aimed at helping engineers in developing countries improve their skill sets and the networks in their home countries; regional standards and forum involvement in areas such as IPv6 adoption; and developing deeper relationships with APEC TELOECD, and other partners in the policymaking process.