"Following the request of the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) for ICANN to “convene a multistakeholder process to develop a plan to transition the U.S. government stewardship role” with regard to the IANA Functions and related root zone management, a Cross Community Working Group (CWG-Stewardship) was formed with the purpose of developing a consolidated transition proposal for the elements of the IANA Functions relating to domain names... The CWG-Stewardship will present substantial information regarding current progress as well as the key issues under consideration, in order to provide the community a preview in advance of further detailed work during the ICANN 52 Meeting in Singapore."
The CWG-Stewardship is holding two identical webinars at different times to facilitate participation across time zones. The webinars will take place on:
3 February from 14:00 – 15:00 UTC (time zone converter here) 9am EST (US)
3 February from 21:00 – 22:00 UTC (time zone converter here) 4pm EST (US)
Webinar Details and How to Attend:
The webinars will be run in an Adobe Connect room. (no password needed)
If you are interested in attending the webinar and would also like to receive dial-in details, please send an email to email@example.com and indicate which time you would like to attend the webinar. The webinar will be conducted in English and will be recorded and transcribed. Transcripts will be translated in the 5 UN languages and posted on the CWG-Stewardship Wiki here.
For further information about the CWG-Stewardship’s work: https://community.icann.org/x/37fhAg.
For further information about the ICG and the IANA Stewardship Transition: https://www.icann.org/stewardship.
more news links below (on mobile go to web version link below)