Participation in ICANN

The NRO participates in various ICANN groups and bodies. The NRO may appoint members of the NRO Executive Council (NRO EC), RIR staff, RIR Board members, members of the ASO AC or community representatives to ICANN groups or bodies .

The NRO EC may also ask the ASO AC or the RIR communities to appoint representatives to ICANN groups or bodies. 

The table below shows the current appointee(s).

Group/Body
Appointed by
Representatives
IANA Intellectual Property Rights Community Coordination Group (IIPR CCG) NRO EC Paul Wilson (NRO EC Chair)
Hans Petter Holen (NRO EC Vice Chair and Secretary)
ICANN Board Nomination Committee (NomCom) ASO AC Brajesh Jain (ASO AC)
Security, Stability, and Resiliency (SSR2) NRO EC Geoff Huston (APNIC staff)
Kaveh Ranjbar (RIPE NCC staff)
Security and Stability Advisory Committee (SSAC) – Routing Security Work Party NRO EC Geoff Huston (APNIC Staff)
ICANN Empowered Community  NRO EC Paul Wilson (NRO EC Chair: Empowered Community Decisional Participant Representative)

German Valdez (NRO Executive Secretary: Empowered Community Administration Representative). Permanent Appointment

ICANN Board Seat 9 and Seat 10 ASO AC Alan Barrett (Seat 9, 2021 -2124)
Akinori Maemura (Seat 10, 2019 – 2022)
Root Zone Evolution Review Committee (ICANN-RZERC)  NRO EC Carlos Martinez (LACNIC staff)

Last modified on 03/02/2022