[council] RE: ICANN Revises 2011 Meeting Sponsorship Program
I can't help feel partly responsible for this.
I have received both criticism for pushing my own barrow and support for
pushing back on what seemed an unfair decision.
I make no apologies.
ICANN meetings are important for all of us. They cannot happen without the
support of sponsors otherwise items like travel support etc would be
nonexistent. I belvie it was in all our best interests to have this addressed.
I am very happy that ICANN has reviewed their decision and thank staff for
Look forward to seeing you al in SF.
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Behalf Of Glen de Saint Géry
Sent: Tuesday, 1 March 2011 4:41 AM
To: Council GNSO
Subject: [council] ICANN Revises 2011 Meeting Sponsorship Program
ICANN Revises 2011 Meeting Sponsorship Program
24 February 2011
Earlier this year, ICANN announced a new sponsorship program that introduced
higher levels of support, as well as price increases for lower level
Some of our supporters have found it difficult to purchase the sponsorship
package that provides their preferred benefits at the new cost.
We have listened to concerns expressed by our community and today are
announcing a revised sponsorship program that reduces the cost for many of our
lower level sponsorship packages while retaining some of the higher level
opportunities. We have also created a 33% discount rate for non-profit
Details of the new sponsorship program can be found at:
Glen de Saint Géry