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Welcome!  ICANN60 will be our Annual General Meeting for 2017. This seven-day meeting will be focused on outreach, capacity building, and showcasing ICANN’s work to a broader global audience. For general information about ICANN60, please visit http://icann60.abudhabi
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Monday, October 30 • 09:00 - 10:00
ICANN60 Opening Ceremony

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Welcome to ICANN60! ICANN President & CEO, Göran Marby, and Chair, ICANN Board of Directors, Steve Crocker will welcome the community.
Staff Leader: Göran Marby
Staff Facilitator: Steve Crocker

Staff Leader & Facilitator
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Steve Crocker

Chair, ICANN Board Of Directors, ICANN
Dr. Crocker is CEO and co-founder of Shinkuro, Inc., a start-up company focused on dynamic sharing of information across the Internet and on the deployment of improved security protocols on the Internet. Dr. Crocker has been involved in the Internet since its inception. In the late 1960s and early 1970s, while he was a graduate student at UCLA, he was part of the team that developed the protocols for the Arpanet and laid the foundation for today's Internet. He organized the Network Working Group, which was the forerunner of the modern Internet Engineering Task Force and initiated the Request for Comment (RFC) series of notes through which protocol designs are documented and shared. For this work, Dr. Crocker was awarded the 2002 IEEE Internet Award. Dr. Crocker also holds an honorary doctorate in mathematics from the University of San Martin de Porres in Lima... Read More →
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Göran Marby

President And CEO, ICANN
Göran Marby brings over 20 years experience as a senior executive in the Internet and technology sector, as well as his leadership as Director General at the independent regulatory body Swedish Post and Telecom Authority (PTS), where he worked closely with international organizat... Read More →

Monday October 30, 2017 09:00 - 10:00
*Hall 4