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 Thursday, 17 January 2008

Reinhard Scholl, Deputy to the Director of ITUís Telecommunication Standardization Bureau has taken a seat on the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) board.

Annually, in rotation, ETSI, ITU-T and W3C appoint one non-voting liaison (TLG, Technical Liaison Group) to the ICANN Board. ICANN is responsible for the global coordination of the Internet's system of unique identifiers. These include domain names (like .org, .museum and country codes like .UK), as well as the addresses used in a variety of Internet protocols.

At ICANNís 30th International Public Meeting in Los Angeles, Internet pioneer Vint Cerf's term as Chairman of ICANNís Board came to an end. He was succeeded by Peter Dengate Thrush, a New Zealand lawyer and former President of InternetNZ.

The news follows a recent announcement on collaboration towards standards for the multilingual Internet made during the Internet Governance Forum.

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Thursday, 17 January 2008 17:21:58 (W. Europe Standard Time, UTC+01:00)  #     | 
 Wednesday, 19 December 2007
 Monday, 17 December 2007
 Tuesday, 11 December 2007

Study Group 15 - Optical and other transport network infrastructures

Study Group 15 Meeting

Geneva, 11-22 February 2008

Registration Form

See TSB Collective-letter 5/15 for more information.

Study Group 15 Home

Tuesday, 11 December 2007 18:11:34 (W. Europe Standard Time, UTC+01:00)  #     | 
 Monday, 03 December 2007

An Information Note from the ITU IS Department is available to help you configure your laptop for the ITU's Wireless LAN.

See the EWM FAQs page

Monday, 03 December 2007 09:30:58 (W. Europe Standard Time, UTC+01:00)  #     |