Posted: Tuesday, 2 March 2010
ICANN's Nominating Committee (NomCom) invites Statements of Interest and candidate recommendations from the Internet community for key leadership positions to fulfill ICANN's technical and policy coordination role. Interested individuals are invited to submit a Statement of Interest to the 2010 NomCom for the following positions:
- Three members of the Board of Directors of ICANN
- Two At Large Advisory Committee (ALAC) representatives (one each from the European and North American regions)
- One member of the Council of the Generic Names Supporting Organization (GNSO)
- One member of the Council of the Country-Code Names Supporting Organization (ccNSO)
The NomCom is an independent committee tasked with selecting a majority of the members of the Board of Directors and other key positions within ICANN's structure. ICANN is an internationally organized, public benefit, nonprofit corporation dedicated to: preserving the operational security and stability of the Internet; promoting competition; achieving broad representation of global Internet communities; and supporting the development of policies appropriate to its mission through bottom-up, consensus-based processes.
Individuals selected by NomCom will have a unique opportunity to work with accomplished colleagues from around the globe, address the Internet's intriguing technical coordination problems and policy development challenges with diverse functional, cultural, and geographic dimensions, and gain valuable insights and experience from working across boundaries of knowledge, responsibility and perspective.
More information regarding the NomCom can be found at http://nomcom.icann.org/. Applications will be considered in confidence and should be received by 2 April 2010 for full consideration. Selections will be announced in early September 2010. Successful candidates will take up their positions following ICANN's Annual Meeting in December 2010.
Candidate recommendations, questions or comments may also be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org .
A NomCom Workshop will be held at the 37th ICANN Meeting in Nairobi, Kenya on 10 March 2010. More opportunities to meet NomCom members in person are announced on the NomCom webpage; http://nomcom.icann.org/
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