Welcome to the ICANN57 schedule! This seven-day, Annual General Meeting is focused on outreach, capacity building, and showcasing ICANN’s work to a broader global audience. For more details about the meeting, click here.
Comprehensive reviews of the New gTLD Program are currently underway in a number of areas, including competition, consumer trust and consumer choice, root server stability and rights protection. In this session members of the community working groups will provide an update on review progress and report on recent milestones achieved. Community working groups developing policy on new gTLD subsequent rounds and rights protection mechanisms will also present a summary of their work to date. Following the updates, the panelists will discuss their expectations regarding the future of the New gTLD Program. - Staff Leader: Eleeza Agopian