ICANN Newsletter | Week ending 19 August 2011
News from the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers
Announcements This Week
18 August 2011 | Fellows Announced for Dakar, Senegal Meeting
17 August 2011 | You are invited to participate in a webinar on changes ICANN is implementing to enhance its accountability and transparency (also known as the Accountability & Transparency Review Team recommendations). The Webinar will be held Wednesday, 31 August, 2011 from 14:00 -- 15:30 UTC and is open to all.
17 August 2011 | We would also like to ask community members to recommend events and opportunities to raise awareness of new gTLDs.
Beckstrom to Leave ICANN at End of His Term [PDF, 493 KB]
16 August 2011 | Rod Beckstrom will continue to fulfill his term as ICANN's President and CEO, which will be completed on 1 July 2012.
15 August 2011 | The Generic Names Supporting Organization approved at its meeting on 21 July 2011 the recommendations on the Post-Expiration Domain Name Recovery Policy Development Process (PDP). You are invited to submit your comments on these recommendations until 15 September before final consideration by the ICANN Board.
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