A public forum looking at the history and future of the Internet Domain Name System (DNS), and providing an opportunity to commemorate Jon Postel by looking back at the 25 year history of the DNS and the 10 years of its management under ICANN.

This open public forum will look at the history and future of the Internet Domain Name System (DNS). It will provide an opportunity to commemorate Jon Postel by looking back at the 25 year history of the DNS but also the 10 years of its management under ICANN; and a vision of what the future holds over the coming years.

Watch the video trailer (YouTube)

This event is organised by the OII in collaboration with Afilias, which has provided support for this forum.

Afilias

About the speakers

  • Professor Jonathan Zittrain

    Affiliation: Professor of Internet Governance and Regulation
  • Dennis Jennings

    Affiliation: ICANN Board
  • Markus Kummer

    Affiliation: Head of the UN Internet Governance Forum (IGF) Secretariat
  • Paul Mockapetris

    Affiliation: Inventor of the DNS protocol, and Board Chair of Nominum
  • Mike Roberts

    Affiliation: First ICANN CEO, and Managing Director The Darwin Group Inc.
  • Lynn St Amour

    Affiliation: CEO and President of ISOC
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