ICANN Vancouver 2005
The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) is an internationally organized, non-profit corporation that has responsibility for Internet Protocol (IP) address space allocation, protocol identifier assignment, generic (gTLD) and country code (ccTLD) Top-Level Domain name system management, and root server system management functions. These services were originally performed under U.S. Government contract by the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) and other entities. ICANN now performs the IANA function.
Participation in ICANN is open to all who have an interest in global Internet policy as it relates to ICANN’s mission of technical coordination. Whether you are an individual, a professional, or part of a commercial entity, your participation at the ICANN meeting is a key step in shaping the Internet.
You can check out the meeting agenda at the ICANN Vancouver website.