Board (SIC) Forum on GNSO Improvements/Restructuring

Wed 28 Oct 2009 - 16:00 - 17:30
Crystal B (L2)

The 90-minute session will be chaired by Roberto Gaetano, Chair of the ICANN Board’s Structural Improvements Committee.  Other presenters/panelists will include Chairs of the GNSO’s Steering Committees and Work Teams who are leading some of the implementation efforts.

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What it is | An opportunity for community members to interact directly with Board members regarding the latest developments in the implementation of GNSO Improvements recommendations approved by the Board.

Why it's important | The newly restructured GNSO Council is being seated in Seoul.  Substantial community dialogue is still ongoing about recent Board decisions on the organizational structure of the GNSO and the next steps in the implementation of the various improvements recommendations approved by the Board.

Who should attend | Community members interested in expressing their opinions to Board members from the Structural Improvements Committee about the GNSO Improvements effort so far;  and those who would like to hear about the latest information and next steps on GNSO Improvements implementation efforts.

Agenda Details: 

Preliminary AGENDA:

•    Introduction – Roberto Gaetano, Chair – ICANN Board Structural Improvements Committee   (15 Minutes)

•    Status of Implementation Efforts -  Rob Hoggarth, Senior Policy Director  (15 minutes)

•    Updates from GNSO Steering Committee and Work Team Chairs (to be invited)  (15 minutes)

•    Discussion/Dialogue/Q&A – Roberto Gaetano – Moderator  (50 minutes)