Kobe

geoTLD meeting at ICANN64 | Community Forum, 09-14 Mar 2019, Kobe, Japan


geoTLD.group Planning session

The geoTLD.group Planning session will take place on Sunday, 10 March 2019, 13:30 to 15:00 at the Kobe International Conference Center, room Ohwada A).

Agenda:

13:30 to 14:15 – Internal topics

  • Review 2018
  • Goals and Strategy 2019
  • Internal topics (members, financial, etc.)
  • ICANN policy updates (ePDP, geonames, etc.)

14:15 to 15:00

  • Open Dialog – geoTLDs discuss hot meeting topics with other ICANN stakeholders.

Direct link to the session: https://64.schedule.icann.org/meetings/962021


geoTLD.group Sharing session

The geoTLD Sharing session will take place on Sunday, 10 March 2019, 15:15 to 16:45 at the Kobe International Conference Center, room Ohwada C).

Agenda:

  • News from the members
    1. Marketing and communication examples
    2. Price increases/decreases and promotions
    3. Social media
  • Release of the COI / Letter of Credit funds
  • Study by .amsterdam
  • geoTLD KPIs
  • Content production and input by members
  • Discussion of members survey (topics to be proposed by members)
  • Upcoming ExCom Elections

Direct link to the session: https://64.schedule.icann.org/meetings/961972


.CITIES Conference

The .CITIES Conference will take place on Wednesday, 13 March 2019 (09:00 to 12:00 at the Kobe International Conference Center, room Ruby).

Agenda:

  • Sebastien Ducos (Neustar) – Short introduction into geoTLDs
  • Jia-Rong Low (ICANN) – The ICANN community and organisation
  • Professor Keisuke Kamimura (Daito Bunka University, member of the .osaka Advisory Committee) – Geographic top-level domains in Japan and abroad
  • Yoshi Tamura (GMO Registry) – Japanese geoTLD marketing (.tokyo)
  • Professor Kenji Imai (City of Kyoto) – About the .kyoto top-level domain
  • Tadashi Yokoyama (President of Osaka Registry Co., Ltd.) – About the .osaka top-level domain
  • General discussion

There is a technical break at 10:30 – 10:45.

Direct link to the session: https://64.schedule.icann.org/meetings/962140


Please watch out for the agenda, meeting dates and places at https://meetings.icann.org/en/kobe64#schedule