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  1. This document represents a proposal by ICANN’s At-Large Advisory Committee (ALAC) for global policies to be introduced regarding internationalized domain names (IDNs). It does not, however, represent the unanimous views of the ALAC members. The ALAC will continue to discuss the principles enumerated below, and
  2. Vancouver ICANN Meeting: Focus on Individual Internet Users Tuesday, 29 November — Friday, 2 December Columbia's Westin Bayshore Resort & Marina Vancouver, BritishColumbia <http://www.icann.org/meetings/vancouver/> ~ Are you interested in using non-English (internationalized) domain names? ~ Do you want
  3. In this issue: Action: Dot What? How should more top level domain names be introduced? Action: What’s next for the ICANN vs. VeriSign lawsuits? And what will it mean for your .COM name? Action: Do you have a vision for ICANN’s future? Now is the time to share it. Meeting: Hold the date! Join ICANN At-Large in
  4. In this issue: Action: An agreement out for public comment would end the ICANN vs. VeriSign lawsuits, but at what price? Domain names could cost significantly more in 5 years… Action: Hi, 高 , Hola, 高い – the ICANN Community Tackles Internationalized Domain Names at the Vancouver Meeting. Your voice is needed.
  5. Posted for Public Comment: ALAC Proposes Change in At-Large Structure Certification Requirement Board Approval Sought for Change in Bylaws Regarding How ALAC Certifies Groups as "At-Structures" Send comments to forum@alac.icann.org. Comments submitted will be publicly posted. The At-Large Advisory Committee
  6. In this issue: Action: Hi, 高 , Hola, 高い – Internationalized Domain Names Creep Forward. Your input is needed – and accepted in many languages. Action: Ready for the future? Your thoughts are needed on what ICANN should do to face opportunities and challenges the future will bring. Action: Hey .NET domain name
  7. At-Large Delegates Needed for ICANN 2006 Nominating Committee The At-Large Advisory Committee (ALAC) is seeking recommendations/volunteers for delegates to ICANN's 2006 Nominating Committee (NomCom), which selects individuals to serve on ICANN's Board and in other leadership positions. At-Large delegates will
  8. In this issue: Action: Sex in the Net -- Debate over .XXX continues as ICANN's Board defers action.What’s your opinion? Action: Dot What? How should more top level domain names be introduced? Meeting: Join us in Vancouver! ICANN At-Large invites you to join the debates about the Internet’s future. Information:
  9. In this issue: Action: Your input is needed on how to introduce more domain names Action: Internet governance report open for comments Meeting: Asia-Pacific At-Large groups to gather in Taipei on August 24 Information: Steps you should take to guard against domain name hijacking Information: At-Large actions at
  10. Consultation for the development of the July 2006 - June 2010 strategic plan will take place at the ICANN meeting in Luxembourg. Early in the meeting there will be a general session that picks up, summarizes and updates issues started with the present draft strategic plan, the Mar del Plata meeting, and the
  11. In this issue: A BALANCED APPROACH TO REGISTRY SERVICES? HOW DO YOU USE WHOIS? JOIN US IN LUXEMBOURG! AND THE WINNER IS... THINK YOU CAN DO BETTER? NEW TOP LEVEL DOMAINS ADVANCING A BALANCED APPROACH TO REGISTRY SERVICES? – Public comments are needed by 20 June on a committee report which proposes to change the
  12. ICANN's Interim At-Large Advisory Committee (ALAC) invites all interested individuals to join the ICANN community in Luxembourg City, 10-15 July 2005, and participate in several meetings and fora on issues that affect the Internet's end-users. Events of special interest to the At-Large community have been
  13. If a group you are involved with wants to influence decisions that shape the Internet, register as an "At-Large Structure" and participate in ICANN decisions critical to the Internet's end users. “At-Large Structure” registration is free, easy, and done via email. Groups interested participating in ICANN At-Large
  14. The At-Large Advisory Committee (ALAC) recommended changes to improve notification and consent for the use of individuals’ contact data in the WHOIS system. Responding to a report issued by the Generic Names Supporting Organization’s (GNSO’s) “WHOIS task forces,” the ALAC suggested ways of making the proposed
  15. In this issue: ICANN TO DETERMINE THE NEXT .NET REGISTRY – The At-Large Advisory Committee has urged the ICANN Board to “acknowledge, consider, and respond to the many thoughtful comments submitted during the public comment period” before deciding which company will be the .NET registry after next month. The