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Internet Ecosystem Innovation Committee (IEIC), is an independent committee that promotes Internet diversity forming global Internet nexus points. The mission of IEIC is to partner with communities globally to create new Internet nexus points through partnership with local municipalities, academia and businesses.

The IEIC Founding Members are an elite group of industry luminaries from various industries worldwide who have come together with a common mission – to diversify the Internet and transform various regions around the world with additional jobs, economic, social and financial benefits.

IEIC Founding Members

Misson: to diversify the Internet and transform various regions around the world with additional jobs, economic, social and financial benefits.

Industries Represented: Banking, Healthcare, Hospitality, Financial, Academic, Automobile, Gaming, Data Center, Subsea Fiber, Terrestrial Network Carrier and Network Equipment Manufacturer.


DE-CIX - the world’s leading Internet Exchange (IX) operator - provides premium interconnection services and runs a range of carrier and data center-neutral IXs globally. Founded in 1995, DE-CIX serves more than 1700 carriers, ISPs and content networks from 100+ countries, including all leading international players in various metro markets in Europe, the Middle East, India and North America. With 7.1+ Terabits per second of peak traffic, DE-CIX Frankfurt is the world’s leading Internet Exchange.


Mangum Economics provides more than two decades of experience in the economic analysis of public policy at the local, state and national levels. Mangum has expertise in assessing the economic consequences of proposed regulations and government policies, economic impact assessment, and economic development. Mangum has extensive experience in the areas of technology infrastructure, renewable energy, data centers and connectivity.


BroadGroup was founded in 2002 with the aim of providing senior IT infrastructure executives and the enterprises they service a new perspective. BroadGroup is the leading company servicing market intelligence, networking, and sector coverage for data centre, cloud and the entire global IT storage and connectivity ecosystem, encompassing everything from technological developments to M&A and beyond.


CCG, a Morrison Hershfield Company provides professional engineering, technology planning, commissioning, and management consulting services for mission-critical and technology-intensive facilities. Founded in 1992 and headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland, CCG is a privately held corporation that has become a recognized industry leader. Since its founding, the firm has built a reputation on fairness, honesty and integrity.