Join us for networking drinks in July

THE INTERNET ASSOCIATION OF AUSTRALIA TOGETHER WITH IX AUSTRALIA
AND EXTREME NETWORKS INVITE YOU
TO JOIN US FOR A FREE NETWORKING EVENT We are excited to join with our switching partner Extreme Networks to host a series of networking events across the country. This is a great opportunity to meet our members socially, to get to know you all and […]

New Name for Internet Association

The Internet Association of Australia Inc (IAA) is pleased to announce the successful change of the Associations’ name, from the Western Australian Internet Association (Inc.) (WAIA). Association President, Tom Berryman said, “The executive is very pleased about change, the Internet Association of Australia better represents our membership and we are looking forward to undertaking our […]

IAA supports the launch of NZ Internet Exchange Inc as foundation member

“Following the overwhelming success of the Auckland Internet Exchange (AKL-IX) trial conducted by the Internet Association of Australia (IAA), operators of IX Australia, we are pleased to announce the launch of the New Zealand Internet Exchange Incorporated (NZIX Inc),” said Chairman Davey Goode. “Through the support of the team at IAA we have developed a […]

SGM Results

The Western Australian Internet Association (Inc.) is pleased to announce plans to change the Association’s name to the Internet Association of Australia (Inc.). Members of the Association voted to support the name change at the Special General Meeting held in Perth on 12 January. The executive is very excited about better representing our membership and we […]

Notice of Special General Meeting

Dear Members The Executive Committee of the Western Australian Internet Association hereby give notice of a Special General Meeting to be held from 5.45pm on the 12th January 2016. Following consultation with the members the  SGM will address a proposed name change of the Association including the constitutional changes necessary.  The proposed name is the Internet Association of […]

WAIA and IX Australia partner with AXONVX

The Western Australian Internet Association (Inc.) and IX Australia are pleased to be partnering with AXONVX, announced by NEXTDC Chief Operating Officer Simon Cooper at the at the 2015 CommsDay Melbourne Congress this morning. “WAIA and IX Australia are excited to be partnering with AXONVX. Both organisations are committed to delivering the benefits of neutrality […]

End of Year Celebrations

The Executive Committee of the Western Australian Internet Association (Inc.) would like to invite all our members to celebrate another successful year for the Association and for IX Australia. Download a copy of the invitation here. We are hosting a number of events across the country and hope you are able to join us. Brisbane […]

The ACCC decides not to oppose TPG’s acquisition of iiNet

By Alan Arnott and Michael Langenheim. Alan Arnott is a Technology Lawyer with Arnotts Technology Lawyers and Michael Langenheim is a Barrister at 4th Floor Selborne Chambers. In March 2015, TPG entered into an agreement with iiNet where, subject to iiNet shareholder approval, TPG would acquire 100% of the share capital in iiNet (TPG already owned […]

WAIA AGM 2015

WAIA will be hosting our 2015 Annual General Meeting on Tuesday 29 September and invites all our members, and any interested parties, to attend. It has been an exciting year for WAIA and we’d like to share some of our achievements and plans for the future with you all. Joining us for a special presentation […]

Data Retention Event

Data Retention is a real challenge for our industry. With many of our members required to submit a Data Retention Implementation Plan (DRIP) by August 13 there are still a number of questions to be answered. The Western Australian Internet Association (Inc.) (WAIA) is pleased to present an information session regarding the new data retention […]