The IAB is responsible for selecting two individuals to serve 3-year terms on the ISOC Board of Trustees. The procedure is described in RFC3677. The candidates who accepted their nominations are: Richard Barnes Gonzalo Camarillo Hago Dafalla Russell Housley John Levine Jordi Palet Martinez David Meyer We solicit feedback on these candidates by March 26, […]
The IAB posted a joint statement with the ICANN Root Server System Advisory Committee (RSSAC) confirming the ongoing liaison relationship. Read the full statement here.
On 4 February 2015, the NomCom announced the selection of the IAB slate whose terms will start at IETF 92 in March 2015: Ralph Droms Russ Housley (incumbent) Robert Sparks Andrew Sullivan (incumbent) Dave Thaler (incumbent) Suzanne Woolf The IAB thanks outgoing members Joel Halpern, Eliot Lear, and Xing Li for their years of service […]
The IAB has just posted a statement on Identifiers and Unicode 7.0.0. Please read it here: IAB Statement on Identifiers and Unicode 7.0.0
The IAB has selected Paul Wouters to serve a two-year term on the ICANN Technical Liaison Group (TLG). The IAB thanks all of the candidates. This was a difficult decision with two strong candidates. The IAB thanks Daniel Migault for his service on the ICANN TLG during 2014.
Today, the IAB provided comments to the United Nations Commission on Science and Technology for Development (CSTD) on their report “The mapping of international Internet public policy issues.” The IAB comments are available here (PDF).
The IAB has published RFC 7397: Report from the Smart Object Security Workshop. Abstract: This document provides a summary of a workshop on ‘Smart Object Security’ that took place in Paris on March 23, 2012. The main goal of the workshop was to allow participants to share their thoughts about the ability to utilize existing […]
The IAB issued a statement on the NETmundial Initiative. Read the full statement here.
The IAB is responsible for selecting one IETF Administrative Oversight Committee (IAOC) member for a two-year term starting in March 2015. The selection was made in accordance with BCP 101 and BCP 113. A call for nominations was issued on 8 October 2014. Nominations for four candidates were received, and three of them were willing […]
The Internet Society (ISOC) provides organizational and financial support for the IETF. As part of the arrangements between ISOC and the IETF, the IETF is called upon to name 4 Trustees to its Board (BoT), with staggered 3-year terms. This requires that the IETF select two Trustees in 2015. This year, the IAB will select […]