ICANN's 28th International Public Meeting will be held 26-30 March in Lisbon, Portugal. The meetings are free to attend, and open to any interested person. ICANN encourages broad participation in its bottom-up consensus-development process. You can take part in these meetings by attending in person, by taking part in the webcast and remote participation opportunities, and/or by joining one of the various ICANN-related mailing lists.
The local host's website contains more information about the venue, transportation and hotels.
Pre-Registration Schedule and Agenda Webcast & Remote Participation Press & Media Travel Visa Information Internet Access Sponsorship Opportunities Safety Tips
Registration for this meeting is now open. Pre-Register Now
(Pre-registration is not required to attend the meeting.)
Information relating to Visa's can be obtained from the local host's website. A letter of invitation to attend the meeting and enter Portugal may be required by citizens of some countries. An invitation letter can be obtained by writing to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Details will be posted as they become available.
Saturday, 24 March 2007
|9:00 – 12:00||GAC Working Group (closed)||TBD||-||-||-|
|12:15 – 14:30||GAC Working Group (closed)||TBD||-||-||-|
|14:45 – 18:00||GAC Working Group (closed)||TBD||-||-||-|
Sunday, 25 March 2007
|9:00 – 12:30||GAC Working Group (closed)||TBD||-||-||-|
|11:00 – 12:00||ICANN Roundtable Orientation||TBD||-||-||-|
|13:00 – 15:00||Tutorial - IPv6 W||TBD||-||-||-|
|14:00 – 15:45||GAC Working Group (closed)||TBD||-||-||-|
|15:30 – 16:30||Tutorials – How the Marketplace for Expiring Names Has Changed: Why names aren't released and what is the impact on consumers and other interests? Are registrars becoming domain name portfolio owners? W||TBD||-||-||-|
|16:00 – 18:00||GAC Working Group (closed)||TBD||-||-||-|
|16:30 – 18:30||Tutorials – Domain Name Secondary Market: What makes a name worth thousands of dollars and how does this market work? W||TBD||-||-||-|
Monday, 26 March 2007
|9:00 – 10:00||Welcome Ceremony W||TBD||-||-||-|
|10:30 – 13:00||Public Forum W||TBD||-||-||-|
|14:00 – 16:00||
GNSO Public Forum W
|16:00 – 18:00||
Public Forum W
|18:00 – 19:00||Welcome Cocktail||TBD|
Tuesday, 27 March 2007
|8:30 – 9:30||GAC Working Group (closed)||TBD||-||-||-|
|9:00 – 13:00||ccNSO Members Meeting W||TBD||-||-||-|
|9:30 – 10:30||GAC - ccTLD Meeting on IDN's (closed)||TBD||-||-||-|
|10:45 – 12:15||GAC Working Group (closed)||TBD||-||-||-|
|12:30 – 13:00||GAC Working Group (closed)||TBD||-||-||-|
|14:00 – 15:45||GAC Plenary (closed)||TBD||-||-||-|
|14:00 – 17:00||ccNSO Members Meeting||TBD|
|16:00 – 18:00||GAC Plenary - OPEN SESSION||TBD||-||-||-|
|19:00 – 23:00||Gala Dinner||TBD|
|AM||Cross Constituency Meeting||TBD||-||-||-|
|PM||Commercial and Business Users Constituency||TBD||-||-||-|
|PM||Intellectual Property Interests Constituency Meeting||TBD||-||-||-|
|PM||Internet Service and Connectivity Providers Constituency Meeting||TBD||-||-||-|
|ALL DAY||gTLD Registries Constituency Meeting||TBD||-||-||-|
|ALL DAY||Registrars Constituency Meeting||TBD||-||-||-|
|ALL DAY||Non-Commercial Users Constituency||TBD||-||-||-|
Wednesday, 28 March 2007
|8:30 – 9:00||GAC Program Committee Meeting (closed)||TBD||-||-||-|
|8:30 – 10:30||GNSO Public Forum W||TBD||-||-||-|
|9:00 – 12:30||GAC Plenary (closed)||TBD||-||-||-|
|9:15 – 13:00||ccNSO Members Meeting W||TBD||-||-||-|
|10:30 – 12:30||GNSO Council Meeting W||TBD||-||-||-|
|11:00– 12:00||ccNSO Council Meeting W||TBD||-||-||-|
|13:30 – 15:00||Workshop W||TBD||-||-||-|
|15:30 – 17:00||Workshop W||TBD||-||-||-|
|17:30 – 19:00||Workshop W||TBD||-||-||-|
Thursday 29 March 2007
|8:30 – 13:00||Public Forum W||TBD||-||-||-|
|ALL DAY||CCTLD Technical Meeting||TBD|
Friday, 30 March 2007
|8:30||Board Meeting W||TBD||-||-||-|
There will be an Internet Lounge. Wireless Internet connectivity (802.11b) will also be available in the main meeting, public areas and in the participant’s rooms (only those in the hotel where the conference will be held).
W WEBCAST AND REMOTE PARTICIPATION INFORMATION
Items marked with W will be webcast.
ICANN appreciates the support of the community in providing financial sponsorship for ICANN meetings. This sponsorship is a vital part of enabling ICANN to provide quality programs for meeting attendees. In particular, such generous sponsorship allows ICANN to hold its meetings in geographically diverse locations that allows broader participation across the world's Internet community. Details will be posted as they become available.
ICANN reserves the right not to accept sponsorships from organisations whose missions and activities conflict with ICANN policies.
More information about sponsorship opportunities can be found on the local host's website.
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