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Peg Rettino

United States of America

Project Specialist & Executive Assistant

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Carlos Reyes

United States of America

Strategic Policy Planning Director

Developing WorldGovernmentTechnology

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Rachel Reyes

End User Support

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Hedwig Ringoot

Belgium

HR Manager, EMEA

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Juan Robles

United States of America

Delivery Manager/Solution Architect

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Christina Rodriguez

United States of America

Sr. Director, Language Services

Civil SocietyDeveloping WorldGovernmentTechnology

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Cynthia Roman

United States of America

Accounts Payable Specialist II

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Amanda Rose

United States of America

Contractual Compliance Specialist

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Benedetta Rossi

France

GAC Advice and Policy Support Managers

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Shauna Royston

United States of America

Business Analyst

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Danielle Rutherford

United States of America

Senior Research Implementation Analyst

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Ozan Sahin

Turkey

Policy Specialist

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Masoud Sahraian

Lead QA Engineer

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Seman Said

United States of America

Software Developer - IANA Services

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Maya Saito

Sr. Meeting Planner & Operation Analyst

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Marc Salvatierra

United States of America

Senior Manager, Web Content Operations

DNS MarketplaceTechnology

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Rowdy Sampietro

United States of America

Talent Acquisition Sr Manager

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George Sarkisyan

United States of America

IANA Services Specialist

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Naela Sarras

Sr. Manager, IANA Services

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Hina Sattar

Global Support Analyst III

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Rodrigo Saucedo

Bolivia (Plurinational State of)

Strategic Initiatives - Latin America & Caribbean, Senior Manager

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Lisa Saulino

United States of America

Board Operations Specialist

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David Saxa

United States of America

Implementation Project Analyst

GovernmentTechnology

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Bryan Schilling

United States of America

Consumer Safeguards Director

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Gabriella Schittek

Poland

Global Stakeholder Engagement Senior Manager – Nordic & Central Europe

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Kathy Schnitt

United States of America

SSAC & RSSAC Support Lead Administrator

Civil SocietyDNS MarketplaceDeveloping WorldGovernmentTechnology

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Jennifer Scott

United States of America

Senior Counsel

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Shawn Seah

Singapore

Global Support Analyst

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Mark Segall

United States of America

Director, Community Collaboration Solutions Delivery

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Vivek SenGupta

United States of America

Director of Procurement

Developing WorldTechnology

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Jane Sexton

United States of America

Communications Coordinator

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Hope Shafer

Lead Global Support Analyst

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Shruti Shah

United States of America

Senior Developer

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Charla Shambley

United States of America

Manager, Multistakeholder Strategy and Strategic Initiatives - Operations

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Kristina Shelebian

Executive Assistant to the CEO

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Steve Sheng

United States of America

Senior Director, Policy Development Support

Civil SocietyDNS MarketplaceDeveloping WorldGovernmentTechnology

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Arya Shirani

United States of America

Contractual Compliance Analyst

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Bonnie Shubb

United States of America

Payroll Project Manager

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Dierdre Sidjanski

Switzerland

Office Manager

Government

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Maya Smundak

Language Expert - Head Interpreter

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David Soltero

United States of America

Lead DNS Engineer

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Michael Song

United States of America

Operations Specialist II

Domain Name System
Internationalized Domain Name ,IDN,"IDNs are domain names that include characters used in the local representation of languages that are not written with the twenty-six letters of the basic Latin alphabet ""a-z"". An IDN can contain Latin letters with diacritical marks, as required by many European languages, or may consist of characters from non-Latin scripts such as Arabic or Chinese. Many languages also use other types of digits than the European ""0-9"". The basic Latin alphabet together with the European-Arabic digits are, for the purpose of domain names, termed ""ASCII characters"" (ASCII = American Standard Code for Information Interchange). These are also included in the broader range of ""Unicode characters"" that provides the basis for IDNs. The ""hostname rule"" requires that all domain names of the type under consideration here are stored in the DNS using only the ASCII characters listed above, with the one further addition of the hyphen ""-"". The Unicode form of an IDN therefore requires special encoding before it is entered into the DNS. The following terminology is used when distinguishing between these forms: A domain name consists of a series of ""labels"" (separated by ""dots""). The ASCII form of an IDN label is termed an ""A-label"". All operations defined in the DNS protocol use A-labels exclusively. The Unicode form, which a user expects to be displayed, is termed a ""U-label"". The difference may be illustrated with the Hindi word for ""test"" — परीका — appearing here as a U-label would (in the Devanagari script). A special form of ""ASCII compatible encoding"" (abbreviated ACE) is applied to this to produce the corresponding A-label: xn--11b5bs1di. A domain name that only includes ASCII letters, digits, and hyphens is termed an ""LDH label"". Although the definitions of A-labels and LDH-labels overlap, a name consisting exclusively of LDH labels, such as""icann.org"" is not an IDN."