Desiring to align with the mission of the Internet Society which is to  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, the ISOC Illinois Chapter was officially recognized by the Internet society in November 2017.


The Internet Society Offices, located in Washington D.C and Geneva, Switzerland, provides leadership in Internet related standards, the development of community networks, education, and policy.