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Global Internet Stakeholders to Convene in Marrakech for ICANN’s 65th Public Meeting

ISTANBUL – 17 June 2019 – The Internet Corporation of Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) will hold its 65th Public Meeting in the Palmeraie Conference Center Marrakech from 24-27 June 2019. This meeting is ICANN’s fourth Policy Forum, focused solely on… Continue reading

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Spain’s Secretary of State for Digital Advancement Reinforces the Importance of Domain Names During ICANN63 Opening Ceremony

BARCELONA, Spain – 22 October 2018 – Today, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) kicked off its 63rd Public Meeting (ICANN63) in Barcelona, Spain. From 20 to 25 October, over 2000 participants from across the worl… Continue reading

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ICANN Discusses Future of the Internet in Sri Lanka

Colombo, Sri Lanka… The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) today discussed the evolution of the Internet’s Domain Name System (DNS) and its potential implication for Sri Lanka.
ICANN is currently overseeing one of the bi… Continue reading

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Global Internet Stakeholders Convene in Abu Dhabi for ICANN60

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – 30 October 2017 – Today, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) kicked off its 60th Public Meeting in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE). From 28 October to 3 November, more than… Continue reading

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ICANN Releases a Study on the Digital Economy in the Middle East, North Africa and Turkey in the Run-Up to ICANN60

Istanbul, Turkey…The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) is pleased to announce the release of a study on the status of the regional digital economy, titled “Accelerating the Digital Economy in the Middle East, North Afri… Continue reading

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ICANN Delays Changing Keys Protecting the Domain Name System

Los Angeles, California… The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (“ICANN”) today announced that the plan to change the cryptographic key that helps protect the Domain Name System (DNS) is being postponed.
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Global Internet Stakeholders to Convene in Johannesburg for ICANN’s 59th Public Meeting, and 10th Meeting in Africa

Johannesburg, South Africa… The Internet Corporation of Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) will hold its 59th Public Meeting in the Johannesburg Sandton Convention Center from 26-29 June 2017. This meeting is ICANN’s second ever Policy Forum, wh… Continue reading

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ICANN Hires Domain Name Policy Expert to Head Engagement in China

Beijing, China… Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) today announced that Jian-Chuan Zhang has been appointed as the Head of China and will join the organization on 17 April 2017.
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Denmark’s Minister of Culture Remarks on the Success of ICANN’s Multistakeholder Model

Copenhagen, Denmark…
ICANN’s 58th public meeting, taking place from 11 to 16 March in Copenhagen, Denmark, has attracted more than 2500 registered participants. The meeting, hosted by the Danish Business Authority and the Danish Internet Forum, … Continue reading

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Danish Minister of Culture and Board Chair of DIFO and DK-Hostmaster to Speak at ICANN58 in Copenhagen

Copenhagen, Denmark… Denmark’s Minister of Culture, Mette Bock, and Chairman of DIFO and DK-Hostmaster, Professor, Henrik Udsen, will be speaking during the welcome ceremony of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Number (ICANN)’s 58t… Continue reading

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