[council] ICANN Nominating Committee Extends Deadline for Submissions
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ICANN Nominating Committee Extends Deadline for Submissions
2 August 2004
In response to community feedback, ICANN's Nominating Committee (NomCom)
announced today it has extended its deadline for Statements of Interest
to 25 August 2004 (12:00 GMT).
Input received as a result of the committee's outreach activities
indicates that additional time would be beneficial to those individuals
interested in participating in the NomCom process, as well as allow the
committee to take full advantage of the interest generated at the ICANN
meetings in Kuala Lumpur.
The extension will also provide the NomCom with the opportunity to
publicize its search in additional channels worldwide, and devote
further resources to its ongoing recruitment work.
The 2004 Nominating Committee began its work in May of this year and is
actively seeking qualified candidates for the following key positions
The ICANN Board of Directors
The Generic Names Supporting Organization (GNSO) Council
The Interim At-Large Advisory Committee (ALAC)
The Country Code Names Supporting Organization (ccNSO) Council
Those individuals selected by the Nominating Committee will have a
unique opportunity to work with accomplished colleagues from around the
globe, address intriguing technical coordination problems and related
policy development challenges with diverse functional, cultural, and
geographic dimensions, and gain valuable insights and experience from
working across these boundaries of knowledge, responsibility and
Selection criteria, eligibility factors, roles of each position,
application procedure, and contacts are posted at <
Statements of Interest may be sent to nomcom-submissions@xxxxxxxxx.
Submissions will be handled confidentially and should be received by
12:00 GMT on 25 August 2004 for full consideration. Selections will be
made in October, with service beginning in December 2004.
ICANN is an internationally organized, public benefit non-profit
responsible for coordinating 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.