Gaby Deek Internet Innovation Award 2023

A yearly inter-university competition organized by the Internet Society Lebanon (ISOC-LB) and the Faculty of Engineering and Architecture at the Saint Joseph University of Beirut to recognize the best three undergraduate students’ final year projects in the general area of the Internet.

Teams of students (up to 5) should identify an Internet related opportunity or problem, formally formulate the problem and its requirements, and next develop a solution, ideally within ISOC 2023 action plan:

 Community Networks

 Infrastructure and Community Development

 Mutually Agreed Norms for Routing Security (MANRS)

 Measuring the Internet

 The Internet Way of Networking

 Encryption

 Digital Sovereignty

 Network and Distributed System Security (NDSS) Symposium 2022

 Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite systems

 Sustainable Technical Community

 Sustainable Peering Infrastructure


Projects abstracts should be submitted by May 26 to

The selected teams will do a 10-minute presentation in front of a jury on June 1, 2023 at 4:00pm – ESIB amphitheater, Mar Roukos.

The Award will recognize the best three undergraduate students’ final year projects as follows:

First Prize: USD 1,000

Second Prize: USD 750

Third Prize: USD 500


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