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The Internet Global Summit - A Net Odyssey - Mobility and the Internet

The 11th Annual Internet Society Conference
5-8 June 2001 - Stockholmsmässan - Stockholm, Sweden

Welcome to INET 2001

INET 2001 is a unique event that brings together users, policy makers, and technologists. The program will comprise more than forty sessions, and will feature three plenary meetings covering some of the issues that concern all of us.

No other conference in the world attracts all components and forces that makes today's Internet: those who use it, those who steer it
and those who build it!


The Conference will be held at Stockholmsmässan, Stockholm International Fairs, which is by far the largest congress and exhibition site in Scandinavia.

Important Dates

Conferences schedule: 5 - 8 June 2001
Tutorials: 4-5 June 2001

Conference Themes

INET 2001 is structured into three Summits:

Tutorials will be held on Monday and Tuesday, June 4-5

Preliminary Program Schedule in HTML or in PDF format]


To become a sponsor of INET 2001, contact the Internet Society at Scandinavian organizations may contact the INET 2001 Sweden Secretariat at European, Middle Eastern and African organizations may contact ISOC´s Geneva Office at

The Sponsorship Brochure is now available.

Conference Secretariat

Eriksbergstorget 11
SE-417 64 Göteborg, Sweden
Tel: +46 31 779 36 00
Fax: +46 31 779 36 60

For more information see and

About Sweden

Name: Kingdom of Sweden
Capital: Stockholm
Constitution: Monarchy headed by King Carl XVI Gustaf
Area: 449,964 sq. km (173.732 sq. miles)
Population: 8,850.000; density 19 personas per sq. km
Distribution: 83 % urban, 17 % rural
Literacy: 100% of adults
Universities: 9 Stockholm
Airport: Arlanda, handles some 200 flights daily

Why Should You Attend INET 2001?

INET is the premier event in the Internet industry, providing an international forum for advancing the development and implementation of Internet networks, technologies, applications, and policies.

The world’s Internet leaders meet at INET conferences to exchange experiences and shape the future of the Internet. INET attendees examine strategic issues emanating from the Internet’s impact on commerce and finance, education, technologies and societies. INET 2001 presents a strong technical program with all papers peer reviewed by industry experts from around the world.


The Internet Society (ISOC) is pleased to host the 11th Annual INET Conference. ISOC acts not only as a global clearinghouse for Internet information and education but also as a facilitator and coordinator of Internet-related initiatives around the world. From commerce to education to social issues, ISOC's goal is to enhance the availability and utility of the Internet on the widest possible scale.


More than 2,000 decision-makers and networking professionals involved in extending the use and reach of Internet networks in their organizations or countries are expected to attend INET 2001. Their roles involve nearly every aspect of the Internet’s development and operations.