The Kyrgyz branch of ISOC has been making a significant contribution to the process of internetization and digitalization of processes in the Kyrgyz Republic since its foundation in 2015. We have organized many working groups, round tables, events and trainings aimed at the formation and achievement of national goals of Internetization.
The Kyrgyz branch of the Internet Society (ISOC-Kyrgyzstan https://isoc.kg/) was created with the aim of developing the Internet environment of the Kyrgyz Republic. For 6 years of vigorous activity, ISOC launched pilot projects on the community Internet in the Suusamyr Valley (https://www.currenttime.tv/a/29652289.html), connecting Zardala to the Internet (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WlM-UxtDPF4), traffic exchange point in Osh city (IXP), Ilimbox (Internet in a box) for 200 remote schools (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QHTuUHVCYqM), IlimBox online educational platform .kg, regional programs and roadmaps for ICT development. ISOC-Kyrgyzstan conducts research, consulting and design work throughout Central Asia. Currently, ISOC is implementing several programs at the local government and regional level, including projects to improve digital skills among the population, which require specialists in the field of information and communication technologies.
In this connection, ISOC-Kyrgyzstan invites potential experts for cooperation and asks to provide CVs for inclusion in the database of experts and consultants of the organization.
Areas of expertise:
- Wireless technology
- Information communication technology
- Information security, cyber security
- Information technology in education
- Artificial intelligence
- Media and digital literacy
- Cloud technologies
- Community Internet
- Fiber optic networks
- Personal Information
- Traffic Exchange Points and Content Delivery Services
- Digital skills and competencies
- Digital government
Minimum 5 years of experience in the relevant field of expertise. Excellent writing skills demonstrated in the form of special reports, lectures, manuscripts, technical documentation, user manuals. Knowledge of Kyrgyz, English is considered very valuable.
The procedure for submitting documents:
Experts are invited to send an application to [email protected] with a note in the subject line: “Expert for the register of consultants” and designation in the text of the summary of the areas of expertise until November 30, 2021.
For all applicants, a presentation of the organization’s activities and a discussion of cooperation opportunities will be held.