As set out in RFC 3677, the IAB is responsible for selecting a certain number of the Trustees who serve on the Board of the Internet Society. In fulfillment of that responsibility, the IAB is happy to announce that Sean Turner has been selected for a second three-year term, to begin at ISOC’s annual general […]
On behalf of the IETF, the IAB has been asked to name three representatives to the Community Coordination Group (CCG), which provides advice and guidance to the IETF Trust in matters related to the IANA trademarks and the IANA domain names. The process for appointing these representatives is outlined in RFC 8090. The IAB is […]
On 20 February 2017, the NomCom announced the selection of the IAB slate whose terms will start at IETF 98 in March 2017: Gabriel Montenegro, Microsoft Jari Arkko, Ericsson Jeff Tantsura, Futurewei Mark Nottingham, Akamai Technologies Robert Sparks, Oracle (incumbent) Suzanne Woolf, Independent (incumbent) The IAB thanks outgoing members Ralph Droms, Russ Housley, Andrew Sullivan, […]
The IAB is responsible for selecting an individual to a serve 3-year term on the ISOC Board of Trustees. The procedure is described in RFC3677. The candidates who accepted their nominations are: Niels ten Oever Sean Turner The IAB is requesting feedback on these candidates by Wednesday, March 1, 2017. Please send your response to […]
The IAB is pleased to announce the appointment of Kaveh Ranjbar for a two-year term on the IETF Administrative Oversight Committee (IAOC), starting in March 2017. The IAB is responsible for selecting one IAOC member. The selection was made in accordance with BCP 101 and BCP 113. A call for nominations was issued on 5 […]
The Internet Architecture Board is pleased to announce the reappointment of Nevil Brownlee as the Independent Submission Editor (ISE). This appointment is for a one-year term, beginning on 15 February 2017 and ending on 14 February 2018.
As described in BCP 101 (RFC 4071) and BCP 113 (RFC 4333), the IESG and the IAB each select one person for a two-year IAOC term in alternate years. This year, the IAB will select one person for a term beginning in March 2017. Following the call for nominations, which ran from 5 October 2016 […]
The IAB has re-appointed Paul Wouters to serve a two-year term on the ICANN Technical Liaison Group (TLG). The IAB thanks Paul for his willingness to serve the community in this capacity.
As part of its oversight responsibility for the Independent Stream, the IAB is soliciting comments from the community on the performance of the Independent Stream Editor, Nevil Brownlee. We are interested in comments on what has gone well or badly in the last several years of operation of the Independent Stream and Nevil’s activities as […]
The IAB names two technical experts to the ICANN Technical Liaison Group (TLG). The TLG is tasked with connecting the ICANN Board with appropriate sources of technical advice on specific matters pertinent to ICANN’s activities. Warren Kumari and Paul Wouters are the current experts. Paul’s current term ends in early 2017; he has indicated that […]