Items tagged "IANA"


What in the World is Going on with the IANA Transition?

February 24, 2015 IANA , ICANN , International , Internet Governance

Happy Internet Governance Awareness Week! You may have heard that an important event related to the future of the Internet is taking place later this week…but so is another one related to the future of Internet governance. Tomorrow on February 25, the CEO of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), Ambassador David Gross, and the Assistant Secretary for Communications and Information and Administration for the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) are going to be testifying in front of the Senate in a hearing entitled “Preserving the Multistakeholder Model of Internet Governance,” in relation to the IANA transition and ICANN accountability.

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