Who We Are?
Internet Society Sri Lanka Chapter launched in Kandy on 25th of March 2011
Sri Lanka Chapter of the Internet Society serves the Society's purposes by serving the
interests of a segment of the global Internet community through a local presence; focus
on local issues and developments, and use of local languages.
Some of our Goals
Popularization of Internet in Sri Lanka.
Facilitation of research into Localization as well as to promote creation of local content in
Sinhala and Tamil on the Internet.
To facilitate research into last mile connectivity to Internet in rural areas in Sri Lanka and to
conduct training and awareness workshops in network connectivity in rural areas in Sri
To promote closer interaction among ISOC chapter members.
To liaise with other organizations with similar interest.
To create awareness and dialog on Broadband and Internet connectivity issues in Sri
Lanka as well as to play an advisory role to government bodies which are involved in
creating standards on Internet connectivity and Broadband standards in Sri Lanka.
To create awareness and facilitation of Information and Communication Technology
professionals and organizations in Sri Lanka to participate in global bodies/groups such
as Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF).
To promote new standards, Internet technologies and implementation of protocols such as
IPV6 while advising government of Sri Lanka to formulate policies on adverse impact of
Internet such as child phonography, Internet fraud etc without harming citizens right to
access and publish content on the Internet.
IPV6 introduction at Open University of Sri Lanka
2011 June 08
Women Empowerment in IT and Computer Workshop
Girl Guide head quarters on 8th August 2011
} IPv6 Day 2012 was held successfully
IPv6 Day 2012 Conference was successfully held on 6th of
June 2012 at Taj Samudra Hotel
} IPV6 workshop at Kandy IFS
2 day IPv6 workshop held in Kandy on 28th & 29th of July 2012 at the Institute of
Fundamental Studies - Kandy was successfully completed.
} HTML 5 workshop held in Jaffna completed
One Day workshop on HTML 5 & CSS 3 was held on Aug 11th
2013 in Jaffna at CRC.
} “Internet For Businesses” workshop in Kandy
A half a day workshop done in kandy for business community
on 26th September 2013
} “Internet Safety” Seminar at Royal College
Organized a seminar for several school’s students with
regarding to the cyber security week 2013 at Royal college
with the support of TechCert & SL-Cert on 11th October 2013.