In an effort to facilitate discussions around issues of trademark protection, malicious behavior and other program details within the new gTLDs, ICANN will be hosting a series of events.
The events are scheduled to occur:
Wednesday, June 24th in Sydney during the 35th ICANN Meeting
Monday, July 13th in New York
Wednesday, July 15th in London
Friday, July 24th in Hong Kong
TBD in Abu Dhabi
Additional locations are under consideration, as well as a series of topic-specific webinars.
All events are free of charge, but space is limited and preference will be given to first-time attendees to any of the consultation sessions.
Remote participation will be available and ICANN will be providing additional details.
Detailed information about these events is available at http://www.icann.org/en/topics/new-gtlds/consultation-outreach-en.htm.
Pre-registrations can be submitted at http://www.registration123.com/ICANN/GTLD/.
Please note that July 10, 2009 is the last day to register for the New York and London events.