[Internal-cg] Appointment of Alissa Cooper as chair of ICG

James M. Bladel jbladel at godaddy.com
Fri Jul 25 18:11:52 UTC 2014

I support Alissa as, at minimum, the Interim Chair.  My hope is that these
remaining structural issues are quickly resolved.  As I have stated
previously, I will then happily support her as permanent Chair of the ICG,
should she wish to continue.



On 7/25/14, 11:57 , "Milton L Mueller" <mueller at syr.edu> wrote:

>Not sure whether I have formally declared this before, but I support
>Alissa as chair. I still adhere to the decision in London to have two
>additional co- or vice-chairs, though this is not perceived by me as a
>major issue. However, if we adopt Patrik's rules regarding consensus
>calls, distribution of chair authority among multiple people from
>different groups is probably a good idea.
>-----Original Message-----
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>[mailto:internal-cg-bounces at icann.org] On Behalf Of Patrik Fältström
>Sent: Friday, July 25, 2014 11:17 AM
>To: jjs
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>Subject: Re: [Internal-cg] Appointment of Alissa Cooper as chair of ICG
>On 25 jul 2014, at 15:32, jjs <jjs at dyalog.net> wrote:
>> - In London we appointed one of our colleagues as Interim Chair; as far
>>as I'm aware, this decision has not been rescinded, so there is no need
>>to appoint or confirm an Interim Chair.
>If this is really the case, that we all agree Alissa is Chair for us
>until further notice (according to a process that she "suddenly" is
>responsible for), then of course my suggested time for objection until
>Monday 1800 UTC is void.
>I was not in London, but I must say I did not see it as clear there was
>really consensus for her to be interim chair for longer than that
>meeting. My apologies for the misunderstanding.
>I felt, as you understand, there was a need to (re)confirm her being our
>leader (for now).
>   Patrik
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