NRO News

John Sweeting Appointed to NRO Number Council from ARIN Region

On 14 July, the ARIN Board of Trustees appointed John Sweeting to serve on the Number Resource Organization Number Council (NRO NC) from the ARIN region. John is an interim appointment for the remainder of the year to the seat opened by Ron da Silva’s resignation on 1 July. The Board will appoint a replacement for the remaining two-years (2016… Read More

Ron da Silva Resigns from NRO NC /ASO AC

Ron Da Silva has resigned from the Number Resource Organization Number Council (NRO NC) effective 1 July 2015. ARIN thanks Ron for his years of service to the Number Council and community and wishes him the very best in his future endeavors. Ron was recently elected to serve a three-year term on Seat 9 of the ICANN Board of Directors,… Read More

Call for Comments for a Draft Internet Number Community Review Committee Charter

NRO – PUBLIC CONSULTATION CALL FOR COMMENTS FOR A DRAFT INTERNET COMMUNITY REVIEW COMMITTEE CHARTER Open until: 6 July 2015, 23:59 UTC On 15 January, 2015, the Consolidated RIR IANA Stewardship Proposal (CRISP) Team submitted the Internet Number Community Proposal to the request for proposals issued by the IANA Stewardship Coordination Group (ICG). One of the key elements of the… Read More

NRO Statement on the Internet Coordination Meeting in London UK, May 2015

May 2, 2015 Executives of organizations responsible for coordination of the Internet technical infrastructure met for 2 days in London, UK, to consider current issues affecting the future of the Internet. All 5 RIRs were represented at this meeting. During the London meeting, significant time was spent in discussion of the IANA Stewardship Transition process, and we noted the following:… Read More

Call for Comments for a Draft SLA for the IANA Numbering Services

NRO – PUBLIC CONSULTATION CALL FOR COMMENTS FOR A DRAFT SERVICE LEVEL AGREEMENT (SLA) FOR THE IANA NUMBERING SERVICES. Open until: 14 June 2015, 23:59 UTC On 15 January, 2015, the Consolidated RIR IANA Stewardship Proposal (CRISP) Team submitted the Internet Number Community Proposal to the request for proposals issued by the IANA Stewardship Coordination Group (ICG). One of the… Read More

Mr Janvier Ngnoulaye Appointed on the CRISP Team

(From AFRINIC News Section) AFRINIC Board has appointed Mr. Janvier Ngnoulaye to replace Mr. Alan Barrett on the CRISP team (consequent to Alan Barrett’s appointment as the AFRINIC Chief Executive Officer). For background and details on the CRISP Team, please see the NRO website: https://www.nro.net/crisp-team For background on the AFRINIC IANA Transition process, please see our website: http://www.afrinic.net/en/community/iana-oversight-transition For background on the ICG and the IANA… Read More

Alan Barrett Appointed as AFRINIC CEO

AFRINIC’s Board of Directors announced the appointment of Mr Alan Barrett as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Mr Barrett replaces AFRINIC’s founding CEO, Adiel A. Akplogan, and will assume the role on 20 April 2015 for an initial three-year term. Mr Barrett has been an integral part of the development of AFRINIC and Africa’s Internet since 1989, is a… Read More

Comment Phase Open For 2015 ICANN Board Seat 9 Election

Consistent with the ASO Memorandum of Understanding and ICANN Bylaws, the Address Supporting Organization Address Council (ASO AC) is responsible for the appointment of a representative to serve on Seat Number 9 of the ICANN Board. The ASO AC is pleased to announce the following six candidates for its upcoming appointment. In accordance with the ASO AC election procedures, a comment… Read More

Oscar Robles appointed LACNIC’s new Executive Director

(from LACNIC News Section) After an in-depth and thorough selection process, LACNIC’s Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Oscar Robles as LACNIC’s new Executive Director. Since Raúl Echeberría’s resignation to the position of Executive Director was announced, the Board has focused on identifying the most appropriate candidate to meet the organization’s challenges in the coming years. … Read More