The RIPE NCC has issued a call for nominations from the RIPE NCC service region to fill one vacant seat on the Number Resource Organization (NRO) Number council (NC). The term of Dave Wilson, who was elected to the NRO NC in January 2007, ends on 31 December 2009.
The election to the NRO NC seat will take place during a Plenary session at the RIPE 59 Meeting to be held in Lisbon, Portugal from 5-9 October 2009. All members of the Internet community who are present at the Plenary session may vote in the election.
The deadline for nominations is 9 September 2009. Any individual residing within the RIPE NCC service region is eligible for nomination, except Regional Internet Registry (RIR) staff members. Self-nominations are permitted.
Please send your nominations to by 23:00 UTC on 9 September 2009.
All confirmed nominations will be listed on the RIPE NCC website by 11 September 2009.
All nominees may submit a written statement in support of their nomination for publication on the RIPE NCC website. Other individuals may express support for nominated individuals by sending an e-mail to . Expressions of support will also be published on the RIPE NCC website.
To find out more about the NRO NC and the election process, please see the RIPE NCC NRO NC Elections 2009.