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    Re:The Bottom Line is ICANN Needs More Fresh Meat
    by Anonymous on Wednesday May 03 2006, @01:21PM (#16757)
    Fresh Meat for .ORG and the same .BS

    The Public Interest Registry (PIR) announced today the appointment of seven new Worldwide Advisory Council members and a new representative from the ICANN Non-Commercial Users Constituency (NCUC) to fill expiring term open seats. The Advisory Council, created in 2003, is one of PIR’s key resources established to solicit input from and be responsive to the needs, concerns, and views of the global noncommercial Internet community in the management of the .ORG generic Top Level Domain registry.

    New members include:

    Maarten Botterman, Europe (RAND Corporation)
    Hans Peter Dittler, Europe (Internet Society)
    Michael Mann, North America (Grassroots.ORG)
    Sebastian Ricciardi, South America (Jauregui & Assoc.)
    Sadiq Hussain, Asia (Majan University College)
    Angela Stuber, North America (Ohio Community Computing Network)
    Jaechul Sur, Asia Pacific (Korea NIC)
    Frannie Wellings, (NCUC Representative)

    Advisory Council members continue to provide PIR with sound advice on a wide range of registry issues and opportunities affecting the .ORG community,” said Edward G. Viltz, President and CEO of PIR.
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    Re:The Bottom Line is ICANN Needs More Fresh Meat by Anonymous
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    Pointless PIRouettes
    by Anonymous on Thursday May 04 2006, @06:56AM (#16760)
    The only purpose to become a member of the Worldwide Advisory Council is to get a free yearly trip to some worldwide destination. There is no advise that is sought of heeded by I$OC, as all that is important to them is the $ generated by .org. Has anyone ever investigated where the $ is really going?
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