Board Global Relationships Committee (BGRC) Minutes | 31 January 2013

BGRC Attendees: Bill Graham (Chair), Bertrand de La Chapelle, Olga Madruga-Forti, Erika Mann, Gonzalo Navarro, George Sadowsky and Kuo-Wei Wu

Other Board Attendees: Sébastien Bachollet, Fadi Chehadé (President and CEO), Steve Crocker, Chris Disspain, Heather Dryden, and Suzanne Woolf

Staff Attendees: Nora Abusita, Megan Bishop, Mandy Carver, Sally Costerton, Samantha Eisner, Baher Esmat, Elise Gerich, Jamie Hedlund, Nigel Hickson, Tarek Kamel, Xiaodong Lee, David Olive, Rodrigo de la Parra, Amy Stathos and Save Vocea


The following is a summary of discussions, actions taken and actions identified:

  • Minutes: The BGRC approved the minutes of its meeting in January 2013.
  • Global Stakeholder Engagement Plan: The BGRC received an update from staff on the global engagement plan in place, including action plans for engagement with the community, as well as some specific engagement plans as it relates to IGOs and Internet governance related matters.
  • Regional Updates: The BGRC received updates on regional efforts underway by the Vice Presidents for Latin America, Middle East, North America, Europe, Asia and Australasia/Pacific.