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ICANN 47th Meeting - Remote Participation

posted Jul 12, 2013, 3:24 AM by Isoc Lebanon   [ updated Jul 12, 2013, 3:30 AM ]

The 47th meeting of ICANN takes place 14-18 July 2013 in Durban, South Africa. There are plenty of opportunities for remote participation. Beirut is 1 hour ahead of Durban.



ISOC-LB recommends to its members the following sessions:


Sunday 14 July 2013

1000 -1700 SAST | 1100-1800 Beirut Newcomer Welcome and Info Session


ICANN Newcomer Welcome and Info Session

The Newcomer Track is a series of sessions meant for those new to the ICANN community, new to the ICANN meeting week, or returning to ICANN after a period of time and in need of a refresher. This session quickly immerses you into the ICANN Multi-Stakeholder Model, key topics for this meeting, and an overview of how to survive the ICANN meeting week experience!



Sunday 14 July 2013

1900-2100 SAST | 2000-2200 Beirut ISOC members @ ICANN meeting


ISOC member meetings have been merged into just one which will have remote participation via webex, and will also be webcast.


Wednesday 17 July 2013

1000-1045 SAST | 1100-1145 Beirut Middle East Engagement Strategy: Implementation Plan

Middle East Engagement Strategy: Implementation Plan
ISOC-LB is an active contributor and a partner - After presenting the draft strategy document at Beijing, the Middle East Strategy Working Group (MESWG) has finalized the strategy the implementation plan of the first year and posted it on the ICANN community wiki: This session will offer members of MESWG the chance to present the implementation plan and update participants on activities and projects planned for FY-14, and get feedback.


Wednesday 17 July 2013

1400-1500 SAST | 1500-1600 Beirut ICANN Online Learning Initiative


ICANN Online Learning Initiative

An Introduction and Live Demonstration of the ICANN Online Learning Initiative. Four Tracks will be offered at the start and ICANN staff will share this experience with all interested community members during this interactive session.



At-Large @ ICANN47
ISOC-LB is not part of any At-Large Structure within ICANN yet. But we recommend that our members attend
At-Large sessions including the following:


Tuesday 16 July 2013

·         0830-0930 SAST | 0930-1030 Beirut ALAC Meeting with the ICANN Board

·         1100-1300 SAST | 1200-1400 Beirut ALAC: Policy Discussion Part 1

·         1400-1600 SAST | 1500-1700 Beirut ALAC: Policy Discussion Part 2


Wednesday 17 July 2013

·         0900-1000 SAST | 1000-1100 Beirut ALAC Meeting with the GAC

·         1100-1230 SAST | 1200-1330 Beirut At-Large New gTLD Working Group


Thursday 18 July 2013

·         1230-1400 SAST | 1230-1500 Beirut At-Large Capacity Building Working Group