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The international organization for global cooperation and coordination for the Internet and its internetworking technologies and applications. The Internet Society supports and promotes the development of the Internet as a global technical infrastructure, a resource to enrich people’s lives, and a force for good in society. ISOC membership is open to any interested person. Regional ISOC chapters across the globe focus on promoting ISOC’s mission locally.OriginFounding of ISOC in 1991 under the auspices of Robert Kahn’s Corporation for National Research Initiatives (CNRI) and the leadership of Vint Cerf, then with CNRI.Related Term