# Seminar: NOGs and Networks for Enabling Science # * **Date:** 13th June 2022 * **Location:** Trieste, Italy * **Host:** [ICTP](https://www.ictp.it/) * **Venue:** ICTP Campus ## Abstract ## Two short talks delivered by the Network Startup Resource Center team will address the human development of the Internet through the communities of Network Operator Groups around the world, followed by an exploration of the physical cartography of the Internet. The second talk will highlight the need for greater transparency of open data to make the Internet more available and affordable, including improved access to global scientific communities, remote scientific instruments, and shared data resources. ## Presenters & Slides ## | FL | Name | Email | Organization | Country | Slides | |----|-----------------------|----------------------------|--------------|---------------|------| | PS | Philip Smith | philip(at)nsrc(dot)org | [Network Startup Resource Center](https://nsrc.org/bios/PhilipSmith.html) | AU | Slides | | SS | Steve Song | stevesong(at)nsrc(dot)org | [Network Startup Resource Center](https://nsrc.org/bios/SteveSong.html) | CA | Slides |