Internet2 Timeline : The First 20 Years

This timeline is a celebration of key moments in the R&E community through 2016. We consider this to be a living timeline and work in progress. Watch for updates in 2021 when Internet2 celebrates its 25th anniversary!

2016 marked the 20th anniversary of the founding of Internet2, and we’re very proud of what our community has accomplished. Take a few moments to explore some of the events that marked our progress and sparked “what’s next.” Scroll down, or click on a year below to see the major events for that year.