Africa Internet Summit 2023

Title: 
Africa Internet Summit 2023
Date (Time is in UTC): 
Tue, 26 Sep 2023 to Sat, 30 Sep 2023
Where: 
Johannesburg, South Africa
Event by Group: 
Internet Ecosystem

ICANN is proud to sponsor and participate in the Africa Internet Summit 2023 edition, being held in Johannesburg, South Africa on 26–30 September.

ICANN sessions at the AIS 2023:

- Wednesday, 20 September (Remote)
AFNOG Tutorial 2023: Scalable Internet Services (SS-E) - DNSSEC deployment.
Registration:https://icann.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMlcOutrDosEtbn2OM5jrIZgFyP32AAi...

- Thursday, 21 September (Remote)
AfricaCERT Tutorials - DNS: Prevention, Detection, Disruption, and Defense (Course for National Incident Response Teams and Security Teams).
Registration: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_68x4w346SJ2LQcCW5uJxyw#/regi...

- Tuesday, 26 September - 14:30 - 15:00 UTC (Hybrid)
ICANN OCTO Update | John Crain, Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, ICANN
For more information: https://sched.co/1SFTb

- Thursday, 28 September - 11:30 - 15:00 UTC (In-person)
ICANN DAY
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11:30 – 11:50 UTC
Welcome
Pierre Dandjinou, VP, Stakeholder Engagement for Africa, ICANN

12:00 – 12:30 UTC
Session 1: DNSSEC and Its Deployment in Africa
Yazid Akanho, Technical Engagement Senior Specialist, ICANN

12:30 – 13:00 UTC
Session 2: Next round of new gTLDs and Africa
Bob Ochieng, New gTLD Subsequent Procedures Sr. Director, ICANN

13:00 – 13:30 UTC
Session 3: Universal Acceptance in Africa
Yaovi Atohoun, Stakeholder Engagement and Operations Director for Africa, ICANN

14:00 – 14:30 UTC
IANA Update
John Crain, Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, ICANN

14:30 – 15:00 UTC
Coalition for Digital Africa Update
Pierre Dandjinou, VP, Stakeholder Engagement for Africa, ICANN
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Full day schedule: https://2023internetsummit.sched.com/2023-09-28/overview?iframe=yes&w=10...

Geographic Region: 
Africa
Contact Name: 
Yaovi Atohoun