LACNIC: Celebrating 15 Years of Regional Excellence

September 22, 2017 admin 0

We’re currently in Montevideo, Uruguay, for LACNIC28 and the last intercessional ICANN Board Workshop of the year. We can’t speak about being at the LACNIC meeting without first conveying our best wishes to our friends and colleagues in the Caribbean and in Mexico who have been dealing with devastating natural […]

Request for Proposal: gTLD Marketplace Health Index Assessment

September 22, 2017 admin 0

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (“ICANN”) is seeking to  identify one or more suppliers qualified to (a) assess a proposed framework for domain name system (DNS) marketplace indicators, (b) create a detailed taxonomy of the final set of recommended indicators, and (c) identify sources for any requisite […]

Chairman’s Blog: Previewing the Montevideo Workshop

September 13, 2017 admin 0

On a regular basis, both in-between ICANN meetings and at the beginning of each ICANN Meeting, the ICANN Board meets in a workshop format. During these workshops, the Board and ICANN’s management team come together for in-depth consideration of important and timely ICANN issues. These workshops provide the Board with […]

ICANN Publishes NomCom2 Review Survey for Community Input

September 12, 2017 admin 0

LOS ANGELES – 12 September 2017 – Today, the Analysis Group, the independent examiner conducting the second review of the ICANN Nominating Committee (NomCom2), announced a survey to collect input from those who have interacted with NomCom and/or have ideas for ways to improve it. Please share your input by […]

Data Protection and Privacy: Progress Update and Next Steps

September 11, 2017 admin 0

In this blog, we want to provide you with an update on our data protection and privacy work as it relates to the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). In late July, we published the first draft of a matrix of user stories related to registrants’ data that registries […]

Join a Contractual Compliance & Consumer Safeguards Conversation

September 11, 2017 admin 0

Over the past few years there has been an increase in reports of DNS abuse, including malware, phishing and botnets. We have also seen the advent of voluntary agreements between registries and content producers aimed at reducing massive online copyright infringement. In light of these developments, we are initiating a […]

WEBINAR: Compliance & Consumer Safeguard Overview

September 11, 2017 admin 0

This page is available in: LOS ANGELES – 11 September 2017 – The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) today announced that ICANN will host an interactive webinar on 25 September 2017 to discuss Compliance and Consumer Safeguard matters within ICANN’s remit, including: Review and discuss existing safeguards […]