ICANN at AIS 2015 in Tunis


ICANN is proud to be part of the third edition of the Africa Internet Summit 2015 in Tunis, Tunisia this year. We have a busy schedule and encourage anyone from the community to join us, and if you cannot make it to Tunis there will be remote participation available. You can find all the information needed here

Africa Internet Summit ‘15

                                            Tunis, Tunisia

                                                   24 May -5th June, 2015

ICANN programme during the AIS 2015

ICANN Day - June 01, 2015

09:00 - 10:00


Internet Ecosystem and ICANN and the multistakeholder model ;  Update on the Africa Strategy; Pierre Dandjinou, VP Africa, ICANN

10:00 - 10:45      


How to become an ICANN accredited registrar? Danielle Andela, Registrar Services Manager, ICANN (Remotely)

10:45 - 11:15

Coffee Break

11:15 – 11:40

Update on AFRALO’s activities, Aziz Hilali; AFRALO

11:40 - 12:00

"New Internet and economic development" Tijani Benjema; AFRALO

12:00 - 12:20

Presentation: International Domain Names; Yaovi Atohoun, ICANN

12:20 – 12:40

Presentation: DNS Entrepreneurship Center (DNS-EC); Fahd Batayneh,  ICANN

12:40 - 13:00

Presentation: New gTLDs; Bob Ochieng, ICANN

13:00 – 14:00



The ICANN Africa IANA Transition Panel

Introduction: Pierre Dandjinou, VP Africa, ICANN: 5 min

African's participation in CCWG: Tijani Ben Jemaa (CCWG member): 5min

African's participation in CCWG: Fiona Asonga (CCWG member): 5 min

African's participation in CWG: Seun Ojedeji ( CWG member): 5min

African's participation in ICG: Mohamed El Bashir (Vice Chair ICG): 5 min

Brief update on the processes: Theresa Swinehart Senior advisor to the President, ICANN; 10 min

Q&A: 20 min

Closing remarks: 5 min

 ICANN Session on E-friction on June 04, 2015  08:30 to 09:30

-Presentation on BCG Report and e-friction:; David Dean, Boston Consulting Group

- QA