Internet Architecture Board

RFC2850

Reappointment of Colin Perkins as IRTF Chair

The Internet Architecture Board is pleased to announce the reappointment of Colin Perkins as the Internet Research Task Force (IRTF) Chair. This appointment is for a two-year term, beginning in March 2023 and ending in March 2025. The IAB extends its sincere thanks to everyone in the community who provided feedback in this process, and […]

Call for Volunteers for Liaison Manager to IEEE 802.1

The IAB is currently seeking a new liaison manager to IEEE 802.1. Eric Gray served in this role for many years and recently retired; the IAB thanks him for his service. The IEEE 802.1 Working Group is chartered to concern itself with and develop standards and recommended practices in the following areas: 802 LAN/MAN architecture, […]

Call for Volunteers for Liaison Manager to 3GPP

The IAB is currently seeking a new liaison manager to 3GPP. Gonzalo Camarillo has served in this role for many years and is looking to step back; the IAB thanks him for his service. 3GPP specifications cover cellular telecommunications technologies, including radio access, core network and service capabilities, which provide a complete system description for […]

Call for nominations: IETF appointment to the ISOC Board of Trustees

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 year, the IAB will select one person for a term beginning in mid-2023 and ending […]

Posted in Announcements, Appointments | Comments Off on Call for nominations: IETF appointment to the ISOC Board of Trustees

IAB Re-Appoints Harald Alvestrand as Liaison to the ICANN Board of Directors

The IAB has been deliberating the selection of the liaison from the IETF community to ICANN Board of Directors over the past several weeks. After seeking feedback from the IETF community, the IAB has decided to re-appoint Harald Alvestrand to this position. The IAB extends their sincere thanks to Harald for continuing to serve the […]

Posted in Announcements, Appointments | Comments Off on IAB Re-Appoints Harald Alvestrand as Liaison to the ICANN Board of Directors

Tim Wicinski Reappointed to the Community Coordination Group (CCG)

The IAB has re-appointed Tim Wicinski to the Community Coordination Group for the 2022-2024 term. The IAB thanks him for his willingness to continue to serve the community in this capacity. The IAB would also like to thank everyone who provided feedback during this process.

RFC Editor Model (Version 3) transition, RFC Series Working Group, and RFC Series Approval Board establishment

The transition to the RFC Editor Model (Version 3) is underway. This is the result of the work done in the RFC Editor Future Development Program and was recently published as RFC 9280: RFC Editor Model (Version 3). The RFC Editor Model (Version 3) divides the responsibilities for the RFC Series into two high-level tasks: […]

Posted in Announcements, Appointments, RFCs | Comments Off on RFC Editor Model (Version 3) transition, RFC Series Working Group, and RFC Series Approval Board establishment

Call for Feedback on the current IETF Liaison to the ICANN Board of Directors

The IAB has an oversight responsibility for the technical liaison relationships with other organizations concerned with standards and other technical and organizational issues relevant to the world-wide Internet. As part of this responsibility, the IAB is soliciting comments from the community on the performance of the current IETF Liaison to the ICANN Board of Directors, […]

Posted in Announcements, Appointments | Comments Off on Call for Feedback on the current IETF Liaison to the ICANN Board of Directors