Session C2 – Internet History Session

Date: 19 July 2012 (Thursday)

Time: 11:30 – 13:00

Venue: Room 17603, 6th Floor, Building No.17, Aoyama Campus, Aoyama Gakuin University

The Internet in Asia is around 30 years old now, and it may be good time to coordinate the recording the Internet history in Asia.  Several countries and regions in Asia published the books on their Internet history, and many others are working on now.  Additionally, we started to write a book on an Asia Internet history to be completed in 2013~2014, http://InternetHistory.Asia.


1. Overview of Asia Internet History Project — Dr. Kilnam Chon

2. Asia Internet History Project — Dr. Kilnam Chon

– First Decade(1980s)

– Second Decade(1990s)

3. Case Study

– WIDE Project – 20 Years  — Prof. Jun Murai

4. Open Discussion

– Internet History Workshop during 2013 IGF – proposal

– Meeting/Session during 2013 APRICOT/AP* Retreat in Singapore


ChairDr. Kilnam ChonKAIST and Keio University

Presenter Prof. Jun Murai, Professor / Dean of the Faculty of Environment and Information Studies, Keio University