[New gTLD RG] gTLD Applicant Webinar: Start of New gTLD Initial Evaluation 9 August 2012 at 12:00 - 13:30 UTC
Dev Anand Teelucksingh
devtee at gmail.com
Thu Aug 9 13:13:43 UTC 2012
Looks like the Application Comment Period scheduled to end August 12
2012 will be extended. Formal announcement of the new date expected on
Friday August 10.
On Sat, Aug 4, 2012 at 10:01 AM, Dev Anand Teelucksingh
<devtee at gmail.com> wrote:
> From http://newgtlds.icann.org/en/announcements-and-media/announcement-03aug12-en
> Webinar on the Initial Evaluation of New gTLD Applications
> The initial evaluation phase of the new generic top-level domain
> program began on 12 July 2012, and evaluation panels are now
> processing applications using the criteria in the Applicant Guidebook.
> Throughout the evaluation process, ICANN will provide regular updates
> to applicants. One method we plan to use is monthly webinar sessions.
> This first session will be set for 90 minutes with an opportunity for
> questions and answers. The sessions will provide updates on evaluation
> progress, program developments, and other topics of interest to new
> gTLD applicants. The sessions will be open BUT opportunity for
> questions will be reserved for applicants.
> The first webinar will provide:
> Information and updates on the various elements of the evaluation process
> Early evaluation indications and implications for applicants
> Discussion of the "batching" issue and its impact on the timing of delegations.
> RSVP: If you would like to participate, please reserve a place by
> emailing newgtldcommunications at icann.org by 00:00 UTC on Wednesday, 8
> August 2012 (5:00pm PST, Tuesday, 7 August 2012).
> We will send you an e-mail reminder before the event with log-in details.
> Applicant Webinar: Start of New gTLD Initial Evaluation
> Date: 9 August 2012
> Time: 12:00 – 13:30 UTC (5:00 – 6:30am PST)
> Kind Regards,
> Dev Anand Teelucksingh
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