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    Re:Need for easier participation, but...
    by Anonymous on Friday October 31 2003, @07:04AM (#12589)
    Your suggestion sounds nice and open and honest, but will never happen. Board members like to travel to far off places (or close-off places, depending on your home location) for meetings.

    I just think it's long overdue for ICANN to hold a meeting in the US - one that will certainly generate publicity and comment, something ICANN members have been keen to avoid for some time.
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    Re:Need for easier participation, but...
    by Anonymous on Friday October 31 2003, @07:28AM (#12591)
    I suggest three simultaneous locations: Vancouver or Montreal, London or Amsterdam, and Hong Kong. They can mix up you gets to have their sleep disturbed, but that's easier than having to the travel to the seemingly equivalent of a private yacht in the South China Sea.

    My observation of the people running ICANN (not the staffers like J.C., but the board members, etc...) is that they have very little experience using the Internet for communications.
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