[council] Action items from Prague

Wendy Seltzer wendy at seltzer.com
Thu Jul 5 14:17:44 UTC 2012

On 07/05/2012 09:20 AM, Neuman, Jeff wrote:
> Not speaking for Bill here, but if we use some time during the
> weekend session for the brainstorming exercise, we will need to find
> time to discuss our other business.  Everyone wants to do reports to
> the GNSO during the weekend, 

I'd love to move those reports to documents/summaries, take them as
read, and skip straight to Q&A.

+1 for more open time early in the work-week.


> plus we need to make sure we prepare for
> the ICANN Board, GAC and ccNSO sessions during the weekend.  Not sure
> we have time for everything if we spend the first few hours of the
> GNSO session brainstoring.
> Jeffrey J. Neuman Neustar, Inc. / Vice President, Business Affairs
> From: owner-council at gnso.icann.org
> [mailto:owner-council at gnso.icann.org] On Behalf Of Stéphane Van
> Gelder Sent: Thursday, July 05, 2012 1:17 PM To: William Drake Cc:
> GNSO Council List Subject: Re: [council] Action items from Prague
> Thanks Bill. I don't understand why you suggest that Fridays would
> need to be reinstated for us to be able to start our work weekend
> with an informal discussion session.
> Could you please elaborate?
> Thanks,
> Stéphane Van Gelder Directeur Général / General manager INDOM Group
> NBT France ---------------- Registry Relations and Strategy Director 
> Group NBT
> Le 5 juil. 2012 à 07:24, William Drake a écrit :
> On Jul 1, 2012, at 1:00 PM, Stéphane Van Gelder wrote:
> Wrap-up and brain storming discussion Do we want to start the ICANN
> meeting week with a similar, open ended discussion, as the one we
> have during the wrap-up on Thursday?
> As mentioned I think the insertion of some Barcamp/unconference-like
> time into the agenda would benefit ICANN generally, not just GNSO,
> although this would probably require reinstating at least Friday
> morning to allow the regular meetings to get done.  In the meanwhile
> though, yes starting the Council's week this way would be
> refreshing.
> Bill

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