ISOC India Trivandrum Chapter (ISOC-TRV) was officially chartered and approved as an ISOC Chapter on 6 Feb 2015. As the fifth ISOC Chapter in India, and the first in the state of Kerala, ISOC-TRV takes up issues relating to the Internet and its applications to society, particularly the technology, policy and benefit dimensions. ISOC-TRV was chartered as an ICANN ALS in 2015.
Starting out with about 30 members, ISOC TRV presently has close to 70 members. The Founding Chair of ISOC-TRV is Satish Babu, presently the Vice Chair of APRALO and member of ICANN Nominating Committee (2014, 2015).
Here is a report on the formal inaugural function of ISOC-TRV held on the 25th November 2015. The ALS was inaugurated by the highest-ranking official of Govt. of India dealing with Internet Governance, Dr. Ajay Kumar.