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About Ian Peter

Internet expert and historian Ian Peter became involved in the early beginnings of the Internet in Australia and Asia-Pacific from 1986. Currently living in the Byron Bay hinterland, Australia, he is involved with worldwide Internet organisations, provides strategic advice on Internet issues, and maintains a key interest in the early history of the Internet.

Ian Peter was on line in 1985, started forming global networks in 1986, and in 1989 became a founding director of the Association for Progressive Communications, which was responsible for early internet establishment in many countries. Ian Peter provided his first guest lectures on Internet history in 1998.

Here is an early video (1989) with Ian Peter and Mike Jensen at the launch of Pegasus Networks in Australia 

 Ian Peter can be contacted by email as ian.peter@nethistory.info

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