Internet technology

Understanding the basics of technology can help to understand better the challenges and become part of the solution

Future visions

Members of the ISOC community provide their vision toward a future Internet that is more sustainable, private, secure, and resilient

Local context

Sharing lessons from the Swiss Internet ecosystem on policy, regulation, and Internet activism with the wider ISOC community

The Internet Society Switzerland Chapter (ISOC-CH) is a non-governmental not-for-profit association seated in Zurich, Switzerland, founded in 2012. ISOC-CH is a recognized Chapter of the global Internet Society, founded in 1992.

With a goal of benefiting the whole community, including academic, professional, business and private Internet users, ISOC-CH aims to ensure a multi-stakeholder participation in the development of the Internet in the Swiss context.

We are in close cooperation, collaboration and mediation with private, public and civil society sectors for the development of information and communication technologies (ICTs) in Switzerland.

ISOC-CH works in the following areas:

  • Privacy
  • Building trust and stability in networks
  • Internet and related standards
  • Digital sovereignty
  • New Technologies (IPv6, DNSsec, etc.)
  • Policy and regulation