Welcome to the Global Community!
Welcome to the global community! ICANN is a not-for-profit public-benefit corporation with participants from all over the world dedicated to keeping the Internet secure, stable and interoperable. It promotes competition and develops policy on the Internet's unique identifiers. Through its coordination role of the Internet's naming system, it does have an important impact on the expansion and evolution of the Internet.
Damon Ashcraft, Chair of the 2019 ICANN NomCom, and Jay Sudowski, the 2019 NomCom Chair-Elect give an update on the Committee's progress.
Visit ICANN's free and open online learning platform for the global Internet community.
- Attend An Event
We hold international public meetings around the globe that are free and open to all. It is a great opportunity to connect with the community.
Explore ICANN’s History project and the key events leading to its growth, from its birth to its current day status.