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Guidelines for Chapter Organizers

The following are important resources for all ISOC Chapters:

ISOC Chapter Handbook

Internet Society International Chapter Handbook

March 2010: English - Français - Español (PDF)

A guide to forming, organizing, and operating a successful Internet Society Chapter. Learn from others who have gone before you, the handbook is filled with information from Chapter leaders sharing their success stories, tips and ideas to help you run a Chapter. This is a "living" document. If you are able to contribute text or examples, they would be very welcome. Please send them to The handbook will be periodically reviewed and updated.

The same document is also available by section:


Chapter Guide Draft

English - Français - Espanol (PDF)

Chapter Portal / AMS

Guide (PDF)

Internet Society International Chapter Toolkit Series

Next Generation Leaders Programme Posters (PDF)

InDesign files or a PDF with crop marks can be made available upon request to

Template for bylaws

  • Ensures that all chapters operate in a way consistent with the ISOC global community. Read more... (PDF)

ISOC's Identity Guidelines

  • Ensures that ISOC logos and other identifiers are used consistently.
    Read more... (PDF)

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