ARIN Board and Advisory Council Online Voting Begins Today

Posted: Mon, 27 Oct 2003

The polls for the election to fill two (2) seats on the ARIN Board of Trustees and eight (8) seats on ARIN Advisory Council open today at 09:00 EST, October 27, 2003. The polls close at 09:00 EST, November 3, 2003.

A brief biography and a link to submit or view statements of support for each candidate are posted on ARIN's website at:

You must be the designated member representative from a member organization to vote. To cast your vote, go to ARIN's online voting booth at and follow the instructions provided on each selection screen.

The online election is a two-step process.

Step 1. The designated member representative votes.

Step 2. The vote is confirmed by the designated member representative.

To confirm the vote, the designated member representative must respond to a confirmation email which is sent to the email address of the organization's designated member representative registered with ARIN. Please note that once a vote is confirmed, ARIN will validate the vote by determining that the voting organization is a member in good standing. Only confirmed and validated votes will be counted. For more information about membership status, please see

Designated member representatives must cast their ballots prior to the closing time of the polls (09:00 EST, November 3, 2003). All votes must be confirmed by 12:00 EST, November 3, 2003.

Elections are an important tool for members to participate in ARIN's operations and to help shape the course of IP addressing. So, don't put off this important activity until the last minute. Vote now!

If you have any questions concerning voting or encounter problems with the system, please contact


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