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ICANN63 - Agenda Item 17 - Geographic Names WG Meeting (with Sub Pro WT5 Co-Chairs)
17:00 - 17:45 UTC+01:00 | 117 | Web Conference Link
Session Details

The GAC’s Geographic Names WG Members and the GNSO Subsequent Procedures PDP Work Track 5 leads will give an update to the GAC about current policy consideration in the area of protections to be afforded to geograophic names and indications in furture new gTLDs.

Note: Transcripts and recordings can be found by clicking on the link in the Materials section below.