Watch gTLD Senate Hearing Live at 11am


For those who are interested, you can watch the United States Senate’s Commerce, Science & Transportation Committee hearing on the new gTLD program, which begins today at 11am EST. The hearing will be broadcast live on the website.

According to the US Senate website, “This hearing will examine the merits and implications of this new program and ICANN’s continuing efforts to address concerns raised by the Internet community.”

The panelists who will be speaking today include:

  • Mr. Kurt Pritz  
    Senior Vice President
    Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers
  • Ms. Fiona Alexander  
    Associate Administrator, Office of International Affairs, National Telecommunications and Information Administration
    U.S. Department of Commerce
  • Mr. Dan Jaffe  
    Executive Vice President, Government Relations, Association of National Advertisers
    Coalition for Responsible Internet Domain Oversight
  • Ms. Esther Dyson  
    New York, NY
  • Ms. Angela F. Williams  
    Senior Vice President and General Counsel
    Young Men’s Christian Association of the United States of America
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