Beginning on November 3, the ICANN community will convene for ICANN 57 in Hyderabad, India. This meeting is noteworthy because of additional non-policy agenda items and because it is ICANN’s first public meeting after the IANA transition.
This week, ICANN is kicking off its second public meeting of the year in Helsinki, Finland. FairWinds will be traveling back to northern Europe for the second time in two months, having also attended the Global Domains Division (GDD) Summit in Amsterdam this past May.
With ICANN 55 underway, here are some of the topics of interest to brand owners and new gTLD operators that will be discussed.