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Wednesday, November 25 • 7:00am - 8:30am
#WS 3: Universal Acceptance (UA) and Email Address Internationalisation(EAI) for Supporting a Multilingual Internet in Africa

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Zoom Link: https://afigf2020-org.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMvfuyoqzkuHtKalCvFrEktF4a2Uuo4N1iV

This Session seeks to position UA/EAI as required technically to support a multilingual Internet ( e.g focusing on Africa linguistic diversity, Arabic, Amharic scripts and access to all)
  1. Universal Acceptance and EAI overview : Mohamed Elbashir, UA Program, ICANN (20min)
  2. New gTLDs and Universal Acceptance: .Africa Registry Prospective, Lucky Masilela, Africa Registry CEO (20min)
  3. EAI Implementation Experience using Arabic Script: Abdelmonem Galila, Egypt .مصر Registry, UA Ambassador (30min)
  4. Q&A (15min)

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Bob Ochieng

Snr. Director - New gTLD Program: Next Round., ICANN
In this capacity, Bob is responsible for the Implementation of the Subsequent Round of ICANN’s New gTLD (Generic Top Level Domain) Program, Via the introduction of new top-level domains in multiple languages and scripts, this program aims to enhance innovation, competition, and... Read More →

Wednesday November 25, 2020 7:00am - 8:30am GMT
Room 3
  • Host Organization ICANN