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InSig Fellowship Oct 7-10

https://www.medianama.com/2020/09/223-applications-insig-2020-fellowship-ad/ The Indian School on Internet Governance is an annual event organized by four Indian Internet Society Chapters – Delhi, Trivandrum, Kolkata and Mumbai. The objective of this school is to train various stakeholders in India and abroad on Internet Governance and related issues. Due to the global pandemic, the fifth edition of the event is […]

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Domain industry had best April ever under lockdown

http://domainincite.com/25754-domain-industry-had-best-april-ever-under-lockdown Kevin Murphy, August 10, 2020, 21:37:34 (UTC), Domain Registries The domain industry had its best April ever in terms of new domains sold in gTLDs, according to my tally, despite much of the Western world spending the month in coronavirus lockdown. There were a total of 5,291,077 domain adds in April, across all 1,253 gTLDs […]

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How to democratise IT: Tech big four hoover 63% of global cloudy infrastructure spending

No, we have not used the term ‘digital transformation’… oh bugger Fri 31 Jul 2020 // 16:12 UTC GOT TIPS?Paul KunertBIOEMAILTWITTER SHARE Continuing to democratise IT, the big four scooped up 63 per cent of the whopping $34.6bn that customers spent globally on cloudy infrastructure services in Q2. The dollar figure was itself up 31 per cent or $8bn compared to what businesses […]

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Call for Trustees-ARIN

By request of the 2020 Nomination Committee, ARIN has reopened the Callfor Nominations for the ARIN Board of Trustees and Advisory Council. Itis now accepting nominations through 5:00 PM EDT on Monday, 27 July 2020to fill two seats on the ARIN Board of Trustees and five seats on theAdvisory Council. To view initial requirements, qualifications, […]

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Registration for September Intake

We are accepting enrollment for the first intake of the Virtual School of Internet Governance for early September. Its the first of its kind of an extensive online course using MOODLE Registration page https://forms.gle/uQtZ98vDDYDHCzvQ8 Visit the website for more information www.virtualsig.org

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The World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Forum 2020

The World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Forum 2020. https://www.itu.int/net4/wsis/forum/2020/    Virtual Workshops and Special Tracks: Starting from 22 June 2020Final Week: 7–10 September 2020 The WSIS  forum represents the world’s largest annual gathering of the ‘ICT for development’ community. The WSIS Forum is co-organized by the ITU, UNESCO, UNDP and UNCTAD, in close collaboration with all WSIS Action Line […]

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2020 ICANN Community Excellence Award Honors Olivier Crépin-Leblond

22 June 2020 KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – 22 June 2020 – The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) is honored to announce the recipient of the 2020 Community Excellence Award is Olivier Crépin-Leblond. The Community Excellence Award honors members of the ICANN community who have invested in consensus-based solutions and contributed in a […]

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Panel: Information Inequity and Other Fault Lines Revealed by the Pandemic

Information Inequity and Other Fault Lines Revealed by the PandemicWednesday, April 29 Time , 4:00pm – 5:00pm The epidemic revealed what many of us have been working against for decades: the most vulnerable among us are disproportionately impacted by inequitable access to information. This online panel discussion will center those in our communities who are […]