This event took place on 7 March 2016 from 10:00-18:00 +00 at ICANN Public Meetings in the Cristal room.
Date: 
Mon, 7 March 2016 - 10:00 to 18:00 +00
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Cristal
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Agenda Details: 

10.00-10.15: Introductory remarks by H.E.M Moulay Hafid Elalamy, Minister of Industry, Trade, Investment and Digital Economy, of the Kingdom of Morocco, Chair of the HLGM.

10.15-11:30:
Session 1: IANA Stewardship Transition Outcomes

  • Introduction by Mr. Thomas Schneider, Chair of the Governmental Advisory Committee (GAC)
  • Presentation by Mr. Fadi Chehade, CEO and President of ICANN
  • Presentation by Mr. Larry Strickling, Assistant Secretary for Communications and Information and Administrator, National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA), US Department of Commerce.
  • Open Floor and exchange of Views

11:30-11.45: Morning Coffee Break

11.45-13:15:
Session 2: Enhancing ICANN Accountability and Governments role in the new ICANN framework

  • Introduction by Mr. Thomas Schneider, GAC Chair on the role of governments in the ICANN and the importance of the contribution of public policy to ICANN policy development processes.
  • Presentation by Mr. Steve Crocker, President of the ICANN Board
  • Presentation by the Co-Chairs of the CCWG Accountability on the Multistakeholder model
  • Open Floor and exchange of Views focused on ICANN and the role of Government

13:20-14:30: Lunch

14:30-15:45 :
Session 3: gTLDs and Public Policy

  • Presentation by Mr. AkramAtallah, Chair of ICANN's Global Domain Division.
    • ICANN New gTLD Program Implementation Review Findings,
  • GAC Advice and outcomes for public policy
  • Impact on developing countries and economies in transition
  • Case studies
    • ICANN Next round of gTLDs
  • Public policy issues
  • Issues of interest for developing countries and economies in transition
    • Open Floor and exchange of Views (focused on gTLDs and public policy expectations or outcomes)

15:45-16:00: Afternoon Coffee Break

16:00-17:30:
Session 4: The DNS, Developing Countries and Capacity Building: What role for ICANN?

  • Presentation by Mr. Tarek Kamel, Senior Advisor to the President of ICANN for Government and IGOs Engagement
    • Overcoming barriers to participation and representation in the ICANN system
    • Awareness and capacity building within Governments on ICANN issues and the DNS
  • Open Floor and exchange of Views
  • Presentation by Alice Munyua and Mr. Tracy Hackshaw, Co-Chairs of the GAC Working Group on Under-Served Regions
  • Open Floor and exchange of Views

17:30-17:45: Chairman Summary (Marrakech Statement) delivered by H.E.M. Moulay Hafid Elalamy. (The Marrakech Statement will not be a negotiable document; it will summarize and present the highlights of the HGLM discussions under the sole responsibility of the Chair)

Archival Media

Title Item Type Language
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Livestream: Full [EN] Virtual Meeting Room Stream Archive English
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Audio: Part 1 [AR] Audio Stream Archive العربية
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Audio: Part 1 [EN] Audio Stream Archive English
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Audio: Part 1 [ES] Audio Stream Archive Español
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Audio: Part 1 [FR] Audio Stream Archive Français
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Audio: Part 1 [PT] Audio Stream Archive Português
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Audio: Part 1 [RU] Audio Stream Archive Русский
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Audio: Part 1 [ZH] Audio Stream Archive 简体中文
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Audio: Part 2 [AR] Audio Stream Archive العربية
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Audio: Part 2 [EN] Audio Stream Archive English
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Audio: Part 2 [ES] Audio Stream Archive Español
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Audio: Part 2 [FR] Audio Stream Archive Français
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Audio: Part 2 [PT] Audio Stream Archive Português
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Audio: Part 2 [RU] Audio Stream Archive Русский
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Audio: Part 2 [ZH] Audio Stream Archive 简体中文
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Audio: Part 3 [AR] Audio Stream Archive العربية
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Audio: Part 3 [EN] Audio Stream Archive English
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Audio: Part 3 [ES] Audio Stream Archive Español
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Audio: Part 3 [FR] Audio Stream Archive Français
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Audio: Part 3 [PT] Audio Stream Archive Português
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Audio: Part 3 [RU] Audio Stream Archive Русский
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Audio: Part 3 [ZH] Audio Stream Archive 简体中文
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Audio: Part 4 [AR] Audio Stream Archive العربية
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Audio: Part 4 [EN] Audio Stream Archive English
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Audio: Part 4 [ES] Audio Stream Archive Español
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Audio: Part 4 [FR] Audio Stream Archive Français
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Audio: Part 4 [PT] Audio Stream Archive Português
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Audio: Part 4 [RU] Audio Stream Archive Русский
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Audio: Part 4 [ZH] Audio Stream Archive 简体中文
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Adobe Connect: Full [EN] Virtual Meeting Room Stream Archive English

Materials

Title Item Type File Size Language
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Transcript [ES] Transcript [PDF 4.04 MB] Español
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Transcript [EN] Transcript [PDF 4.2 MB] English
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Transcript [PT] Transcript [PDF 3.94 MB] Português
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Transcript [AR] Transcript [PDF 1.85 MB] العربية
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Transcript [ZH] Transcript [PDF 656.09 KB] 简体中文
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Transcript [RU] Transcript [PDF 4.91 MB] Русский
GAC High Level Governmental Meeting | Transcript [FR] Transcript [PDF 438.24 KB] Français