Regional Internet Organizations in Asia

Name of Organization Website

Africa Asia Forum on Network Engineering & Research (AAF)

Arab Internet Governance Forum (IGFarab)

Arab States Research and Education Network (ASREN)

Asia Cloud Computing Association (ACCA)

Asia Future Internet Forum (AsiaFI)

Asia Internet Coalition (AIC)

Asia Internet History Project (InternetHistory.Asia)

Asia Internet Interconnection Initiative (AI3)

Asia Pacific Association of Medial Informtics (APAMI)

Asia Pacific Advanced Network Consortium (APAN)

Asia Pacific BioInformatics Network (APBioNet)

Asia Pacific Computer Emergency Response Teams (APCERT)

Asia Pacific Development Information Programme (APDIP)

Asia Pacific GRID (APGRID)

Asia Pacific Information Infrastructure (APII)

Asia & Pacific Internet Association (APIA)

Asia Pacific Internet Exchange Association (APIX)

Asia Pacific Internet Governance Academy (APIGA)

Asia Pacific Internet Leadership Program (APILP)

Asia Pacific Internet Research Alliance (APIRA)

Asia Pacific Network Information Centre (APNIC)

Asia Pacific Networking Group (APNG) in

Asia Pacific Next Generation Camp (APNG Camp)

Asia Pacific Operators Forum (APOPS)

Asia Pacific Regional Internet Conference on Operational Technologies

Asia Pacific Regional Internet Governance Forum (APrIGF)

Asia Pacific School on Internet Governance (APSIG)

Asia Pacific Star Retreat (AP* Retreat)

Asia Pacific Top Level Domain Association (APTLD)

Asia-Pacific Web Conference (APWeb)

Asia Public Key Infrastructure Consortium (APKI Consortium)

Asian Bioinformatics Research & Education Network (ABREN)

Central Asian Internet Governance Forum (CAIGF)

Central Asian Research & Education Network (CAREN)


International Conference on Information Networking (ICOIN)

International Forum for Information Technology in Tamil (

International Molecular Biology Network Asia-Pacific (

Middle East and Adjacent Countries - School on Internet Governance (MEAC-SIG)

Middle East Network Operators Group (MENOG)

Organization of Islamic Cooperation – CERT (OIC-CERT)

Pacific Internet Governance Forum (PacIGF)

Pacific Neighborhood Consortium (PNC)

Pacific Network Operators Group (PacNOG)

Pacific Rim Applications and Grid Midddleware Assembly (PRAGMA)

Persian Internet Governance Forum (PersianIGF)

School of Internet Project Asia (SOI Asia)

South Asian Network Operators Group (SANOG)

WIDE Project

Remark: Inactive/obsolete organizations:

APCAUCE (APNetAbuse) (2000-2010)

APCCIRN (changed to APNG) (1991-1994)

Asia PKI Forum changed to Asia PKI Consortium (2001-2007)

AsiaNet (1984-1989)

Consortium of Asian Res. & Edu. Network (CAREN) (1991-1990s)

Global Ring Network for Advanced Network Application Development (GLORIAD) (2004-2014)

IANW-AP (1986-1989)

JWCC (changed to ICOIN) (1986-1999)

MINC (2000-2008)

PACCOM Project (1989-1990s)

PCCS (1985)

Silk Programme (2000-2007)

Updated: 2016-07-23

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