Previous meeting 2016

16th Meeting of the ICANN Studienkreis

6–7 October 2016, Dubrovnik, Croatia

The Hilton Imperial Hotel

Our sponsors in 2016:
Afilias Global Registry Services
VeriSign Authentication Services
Tucows Inc.
eco Verband der deutschen Internetwirtschaft e. V.
Donuts Inc.
CARNnet – Domains
CARNnet – Croatian Academic and Research Network

Thursday, 6 October, 2016

Ballroom B

12.30 – 14.00 Registration & Welcome Lunch

Porat & Wintergarden & Terrace

14.00 – 14.35 Welcome & Opening

Wolfgang Kleinwächter, Chair & Founder, ICANN Studienkreis

14.35 – 15.00 Internet in Croatia – Policy, Legislation and Market Perspectives

Dr. Dubravka Jurlina Alibegovic, Minister of Public Administration, Government of Croatia.
Zvonimir Stanic, CARNet, CEO, ccTLD Manager for .hr

15.00 – 16.00 ICANN 2016

Key Note by Göran Marby, CEO & President of ICANN
followed by a discussion

16.00 – 16.30 Coffee


16.30 – 18.00 Internet Governance at its next Crossroads: The Challenge of Global Diplomacy

Moderation: William Drake, University of Zürich
Input from:
Thomas Schneider, Chair of the GAC, BAKOM
Leonid Todorow, APTLD, Moscow
Tarek Kamel, ICANN, Senior Adviser, Geneva Office
Lynn St. Amour, IGF MAG Chair
Christoph Steck, Telefonica
Rajesh Chharia, Chair of the ISP Association of India

18.30 – 23.00 Boat Tour & Dinner

Hosted by CARNet

Friday, 7 October, 2016

Ballroom B

9.00 – 12.30 IANA Transition and ICANN´s Accountability: Moving towards ICANN 3.0

Moderation: Avri Doria; Independent Researcher

9.00 – 10.30 Part 1: Post IANA Transition: What we can learn from the Cross Community Process?

Introduction: Larry Strickling, NTIA, US Department of Commerce
Input from:
Cherine Chalaby, ICANN Board
Chris Buckridge, RIPE NCC
Keith Drazek, VeriSign
Lise Fuhr, ETNO, Co-Chair CWG IANA
Jonathan Robinson, Afilias, Co-Chair CWG IANA & former GNSO Chair

10.30 – 11.00 Coffee


11.00 – 12.30 Part 2: ICANN Accountability & Work Stream 2

Introduction: Thomas Rickert, eco, Co-Chair CCWG
Input from:
Fiona Alexander, NTIA, US Department of Commerce
Kavous Arasteh, GAC Member Iran
Konstantinos Komaitis, ISOC
Athina Fragkouli, RIPE NCC
Erich Schweighöfer, University of Vienna, EURALO Board

12.30 – 13.30 Business Lunch

Porat & Wintergarden & Terrace

13.30 – 14.00 Key Note by Fadi Chehade, Senior Adviser, World Economic Forum (per Video)


14.00 – 15.15 News from the gTLD Garden

Moderation: Michael Heller, SHSG Düsseldorf
Input from:
Dirk Krischenowski, dotBerlin
Graeme Bunton, Tucows
Markus Eggensperger, United Domains
Bret Fausett, .game
Maarten Botterman, GNKS Consult BV

15.15 – 15.45 Coffee


15.45 – 16.15 Internet Security & Internet Governance

Key Note by Paul Twomey, Argo@Pacific

16.15 – 18.00 ICANN & Internet Governance 2020

Moderation: Roberto Gaetano, PIR Board Chair
Input from:
Megan Richards, European Commission
Markus Kummer, ICANN Board
Yrjö Länsipuro, ISOC Finland
Tatjana Tropina, Max Planck Institute Freiburg
Peter Major, Chair of the UNCSTD

Status: 7. October 2016)