Today, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) announced the ICANN76 Prep Week schedule. The schedule consists of 12 sessions to prepare the ICANN community for the ICANN76 Community Forum taking place 11–16 March 2023 in Cancún, Mexico.
ICANN76 Prep Week will be held from Monday, 27 February, to Wednesday, 1 March. Sessions will be conducted in English and will feature remote simultaneous interpretation in Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian, and Spanish. To attend any of the sessions, please register for ICANN76. After registering, you will receive an email confirmation with additional event details.
Please visit the ICANN76 website to view the Prep Week schedule details. Remote participation links will be posted 24 hours before the start time of each session. Session materials and recordings will be posted on the site as they become available.
|Date||Time in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC)||ICANN76 Prep Week Session|
|Monday, 27 February||17:00—18:00 UTC||Coalition for Digital Africa Update|
|19:00—20:30 UTC||What to Expect During ICANN76: A Guide for Newcomers|
|21:30—22:30 UTC||Implementation of Specific Reviews and Work Stream 2 Recommendations|
|23:00—00:00 UTC||Registrant Program Update|
|Tuesday, 28 February||17:00—18:00 UTC||Community Update on Universal Acceptance|
|19:00—20:30 UTC||Planning and Finance Update|
|21:30—22:30 UTC||Generic Names Supporting Organization Policy Update|
|23:00—00:00 UTC||Contractual Compliance Update|
|Wednesday, 1 March||17:00—18:00 UTC||Name Collision Analysis Project Study 2 Update|
|19:00—20:30 UTC||Policy Update|
|21:30—22:30 UTC||New Generic Top-Level Domain Subsequent Procedures Operational Design Phase Status Update|
|23:00—00:00 UTC||Internationalized Domain Names Program Update|
DNS Africa will cover the event online.