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Meetings & Records

GAC meetings are usually conducted in conjunction with an ICANN meeting. They may also be conducted inter-sessionally. GAC meetings are usually open. This part of the website provides both GAC Members and others members of the community with access to past, present and future GAC meeting material including agendas, transcripts, location details, recordings and minutes. For GAC Members there is also access to preparatory material ahead of forthcoming meetings such as the draft agenda, briefings and presentations, remote participation details and travel assistance.

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08:30 - 13:00 UTC+04:00

ICANN60 - GAC Underserved Regions Capacity Building Workshop for Middle East GAC Members and Newcomers

Leads:

Pua Hunter, GAC USR WG Chair
ICANN's Government Engagement Team

Objective:

Agenda

Time Session Moderator(s)
08:30-09:00

Welcome and introductions

ICANN's Senior Advisor to the President of ICANN for Government Engagement 

ICANN President and CEO

GAC Chair

United Arab Emirates representative

Pua Hunter (GAC USRWG chair and
ICANN GE)

Objectives of the meeting Pua Hunter and Alice Munyua
09:00-09:30 Introduction to ICANN and its role and work in the region (GSE) Baher Esmat (ICANN GSE)
09:30-10:30

Role of ICANN in the global Internet Governance Ecosystem

Panel and plenary discussion (William Drake/Wolfgang Kleinwaechter/Chengetai Masongo/Khaled Koubaa)
Alice Munyua and Baher Esmat
10:30-10:45 Coffee/Tea break
10:45-12:45

Update on ICANN Constituencies and cross-community work at ICANN60

(GAC topic leads/liaisons/GE/GSE/MSSI)
Baher Esmat and Alice Munyua
12:45-13:00 Closing remarks GAC Chair and/or Vice-chair and ICANN board

Expected Outcome:

Session Minutes:

Minutes forthcoming.

Action Items:

Brief & Presentation Materials: