The Gaby Deek Internet Innovation Award 2024: Call for Application

 

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The Gaby Deek Internet Innovation Award is a yearly inter-university competition organized by the Internet Society Lebanon (ISOC-LB) to recognize the best three undergraduate students’ final-year projects in the general area of the Internet.

Teams of students (1 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’s 2024 action plan:

- Countering internet threats

- Extending encryption

- Guiding constructive Internet policy

- Helping shape Internet legal precedent

- Sharing cutting-edge knowledge

- Securing global routing

- Community Networks

- Infrastructure and Community Development

- Mutually Agreed Norms for Routing Security (MANRS)

- Measuring the Internet

- The Internet Way of Networking

- Digital Sovereignty

- Network and Distributed System Security (NDSS) Symposium 2022

- Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite systems

- Sustainable Technical Community

- Sustainable Peering Infrastructure

 

More details at https://www.internetsociety.org/action-plan/2024/

Project abstracts should be submitted by Friday the 21st of June, 2024 to isoclebanonchapter@gmail.com

The selected teams will do a 10-minute presentation in front of a jury on Tuesday the 25th of June, 2024 at 4:00 PM.