New appointments to NRO NC and IANA Numbering Services Review Committee

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NRO News

The APNIC Executive Council (EC) is pleased to announce it has appointed Henri Kasyfi Soemartono as a member of the Number Resource Organization Number Council (NRO NC) representing the APNIC region. The NRO NC fulfils the role of the Address Supporting Organization Address Council (ASO AC). He will serve a one-year term, from 1 January 2018 to 31 December 2018…. Read More

Comment Phase Open for 2018 ICANN Board Seat 9 Elections

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NRO News

In line with the ICANN Address Supporting Organization (ASO) Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and the ICANN Bylaws, the ASO Address Council (AC) is responsible for the appointment of a representative to serve on Seat 9 of the ICANN Board. Following a call for candidates, the ASO AC is pleased to announce that the following four candidates are standing for election: – Johan Mikael “Julf”… Read More

NRO EC Meeting Minutes: August 2017

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NRO Executive Council Meetings

Minutes of the NRO EC Teleconference held on Tuesday 15 August 2017 11:00 AM UTC Executive Council: John Curran (JC) ARIN Chair Paul Wilson APNIC Vice Chair, Secretary Alan Barrett (AB) AFRINIC Treasurer Axel Pawlik (AP) RIPE NCC Oscar Robles (OR) LACNIC Observers: Nate Davis (ND) ARIN Hollis Kara (HK) ARIN John Sweeting (JS) ARIN Pablo Hinojosa (PH) APNIC Izumi… Read More

NRO EC Meeting Minutes: July 2017

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NRO Executive Council Meetings

Minutes of the NRO EC Teleconference held on Tuesday 18 July 2017 11:00 AM UTC Executive Council: John Curran (JC) ARIN Chair Alan Barrett (AB) AFRINIC Treasurer Axel Pawlik (AP) RIPE NCC Oscar Robles (OR) LACNIC Observers: Nate Davis (ND) ARIN Hollis Kara (HK) ARIN John Sweeting (JS) ARIN Pablo Hinojosa (PH) APNIC Sanjaya (SS) APNIC Izumi Okutani (IO) APNIC… Read More

NRO EC Meeting Minutes: June 2017

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NRO Executive Council Meetings

Minutes of the NRO EC Teleconference held on Tuesday 21 June 2017 11:00 AM UTC Executive Council: John Curran (JC) ARIN Chair Paul Wilson (PW) APNIC Secretary – Vice Chair Alan Barrett (AB) AFRINIC Treasurer Axel Pawlik (AP) RIPE NCC Oscar Robles (OR) LACNIC Observers: Nate Davis (ND) ARIN Hollis Kara (HK) ARIN Mark Kosters (MK) ARIN John Sweeting (JS)… Read More

NRO EC Meeting Minutes: May 2017

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NRO Executive Council Meetings

Minutes of the NRO EC Teleconference held on Tuesday 16 May 2017 11:00 AM UTC Executive Council: John Curran (JC) ARIN Chair Paul Wilson (PW) APNIC Secretary – Vice Chair Alan Barrett (AB) AFRINIC Treasurer Axel Pawlik (AP) RIPE NCC Oscar Robles (OR) LACNIC Observers: Nate Davis (ND) ARIN Hollis Kara (HK) ARIN Mark Kosters (MK) ARIN John Sweeting (JS)… Read More

Global Consultation on Identifier Technical Health Indicators (ITHI) Project

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NRO News

The Number Resource Organization (NRO) has developed a proposal for ITHI risk identification and definition in response to an ongoing ICANN initiative. Each Regional Internet Registry (RIR) is responsible for ensuring the accuracy of its registry data. This is critical to the reliability of the RIR Whois databases which provide access to the public data of the Registry. For the… Read More

ASO AC Appoints Brajesh Jain to the 2018 ICANN Nominating Committee

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NRO News

The Address Supporting Organization Address Council (ASO AC) is pleased to announce that Mr Brajesh Jain has been appointed as its delegate to the 2018 ICANN Nominating Committee (NomCom). The ASO AC appointed Mr Jain after a public nomination process which began in August 2017: The NomCom is an independent committee tasked with selecting eight members of the Board of… Read More

Independent Review of the ICANN Address Supporting Organization (ASO) Published

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NRO News

ITEMS International, a Paris-based consultancy firm specializing in strategic consulting in the areas of telecommunications and the Internet, has published its findings of the ASO review. The Number Resource Organization Executive Council (NRO EC), in communication with the ICANN Organizational Effectiveness Committee (OEC), commissioned the independent review of the ASO to determine whether: – The ASO has a continuing purpose… Read More

ASO Call for Nominations to 2018 ICANN NomCom

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NRO News

The Address Supporting Organization Address Council (ASO AC) is pleased to invite nominations for candidates from the Internet Number community to run for an open seat on the ICANN NomCom 2018 as delegate of the ASO. The term for the elected delegate will be one year starting in ICANN 60 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates October 28th 2017. Travel… Read More