After being elected as one of three Co-Chairs of the Organization Member Advisory Council (OMAC) of the Internet Society in 2020, Harald A. Summa, DE-CIX's CEO, has been reelected for a 24-month term as Chairperson.
The Internet Society Organization Member Advisory Council serves as an advisory body to Internet Society senior management and board on matters affecting the general welfare and effectiveness of the global Internet and its users.
The Internet is for everyone
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.
For the Internet to be open, globally connected, secure, and trustworthy, the Internet Society focusses on
- building and supporting the communities that make the Internet work,
- advancing the development and application of Internet infrastructure, technologies, and open standards, and
- advocating for policy that is consistent with their view of the Internet.