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december 11, 1992; 27 years ago (1992-12-11)
vint cerf, bob kahn
tax id no.
to promote the open development, evolution, and use of the internet for the benefit of all people throughout the world.
reston, virginia, u.s.
president, chief executive officer
chair, board of trustees
public interest registry(501(c)(3)), internet society asia limited (singapore), internet society foundation
us$42,970,000 (2018 - internet society foundation), us$34,512,184 (2018 - cash holdings), us$1.13 billion (2019 - pending)
the internet society (isoc) is an american nonprofit organization founded in 1992 to provide leadership in internet-related standards, education, access, and policy. its mission is "to promote the open development, evolution and use of the internet for the benefit of all people throughout the world". it has offices in reston, virginia and geneva, switzerland. it has also established "regional bureaus" for latin america and the caribbean, africa, asia, north america and europe. its motto is "the internet is for everyone".
The Internet Society (ISOC) is an American nonprofit organization founded in 1992 to provide leadership in Internet-related standards, education, access, and policy. Its mission is "to promote the open development, evolution and use of the Internet for the benefit of all people throughout the world". It has offices in Reston, Virginia and Geneva, Switzerland. It has also established "Regional Bureaus" for Latin America and the Caribbean, Africa, Asia, North America and Europe. Its motto is "The Internet is for Everyone".