2013 Nominating Committee You can make a difference as an ICANN volunteerDEADLINE May 1, 2013
What is the NomCom?The NomCom is a committee designedto function independently from theICANN Board, SupportingOrganizations, and AdvisoryCommittees. NomCom members actonly on behalf of the interests of theglobal Internet community and withinthe scope of the ICANN mission andresponsibilities assigned to it by theICANN Bylaws.
Every year the NomCom selects outstanding individuals for:• ICANN’s Board of Directors• GNSO Council• ccNSO Council• ALAC
Nine Positions Available!• 2 GNSOMembers 3 Board Council 1 ccNSO Council 3 ALAC (Africa, Asia/Australia/Pacific Islands and Latin America/Caribbean Islands regions)
What is the process? The 2013 NomCom is looking to recruit people to apply for Nine(9) positions in the ICANN Ecosystem. We encourage all good candidates to apply.
ICANNs Board of DirectorsAs a group,exercises thepowers of ICANN,controls its propertyand conducts ordirects its businessand affairs. Three Positions
ccNSO The Country-Code Names Supporting Organization The purpose of the ccNSO is to engageand provide leadershipin activities relevant tocountry-code top-level domains (ccTLDs) One Position
GNSO - Generic Names SupportingOrganizationThe GNSO is the body ofseven constituencies:• Registry Stakeholder Group• Registrar Stakeholder Group• Commercial and Business Users• Intellectual Property Interests• Internet Service and Connection Providers• Non-Commercial Users• Not-for-Profit Operational Two Positions Concerns Constituency
ALAC At-Large Advisory CommitteeALAC is responsiblefor providing policyadvice on theactivities of theICANN, as they relateto the interests ofindividual Internetusers (the "At-Large" Three Positionscommunity).
Do you have the right stuff?- Integrity- Objectivity- Intelligence- Sound judgment- Open mind- Capacity for thoughtful group decision-making
Awareness Familiarity with general aspects of the Internet