Date: Thursday, 22 December 2022

Time: 18:00 - 19:00 UTC (for the time in various time zones click here)

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ADIGO Conf ID Please note - change in connection details: for all languages, dial into the Adigo line, press 1638 and the Adigo operator will ask you which language channel you prefer and transfer you to the appropriate language channel.

EN, ES, FR: 1638

Zoom Room: / Password: OFBC#12345 

Action Items: EN         

Zoom Recording: EN

Recording : ENESFR

Zoom Chat: EN    

Transcription: EN, ES, FR

OFB-SC Members

Chair: Holly Raiche

Advisor: Maureen Hilyard 

AFRALO: Aziz Hilali, Dave Kissoondoyal

APRALO: Satish Babu

EURALO: Sébastien Bachollet,  Matthias Hudobnik

LACRALO: Harold Arcos, Carlos Raúl Gutiérrez

NARALO: Judith Hellerstein (apology), Javier Rúa-Jovet

OFB-WG Participants:







EN: Aziz Hilali, Bill Jouris, Bukola Oronti, Cheryl Langdon-Orr, Dave Kissoondoyal, Denise Hochbaum, Gunela Astbrink, Holly Raiche, Marita Moll, Maureen Hilyard, Michel Tchonang Linze, Ricardo Holmquist, Sebastien Bachollet, Sivasubramanian Muthasamy

ES: none

FR: none

Apologies: Eduardo Diaz, Judith Hellerstein

Staff: Heidi Ullrich & Michelle DeSmyter

ES Interpreters: David & Claudia

FR Interpreters: Claire & Camila

Call Management: Michelle DeSmyter


  1. Roll call - Staff (2 mins)

  2. Introduction to the call and review of Action Items - Holly Raiche (3 mins)

  3. Open Public Comments - Holly Raiche (5 mins)

    1. NEW: Draft FY24-28 Operating & Financial Plan and Draft FY24 Operating Plan & Budget OFB-WG

      a. ICANN’s Draft Fiscal Year 2024–2028 (FY24-28) Operating & Financial Plan provides a comprehensive overview of how ICANN will carry out its Mission in the public interest over the next five years. ICANN's Draft FY24 Operating Plan and Budget defines and describes ICANN's planned activities in FY24 and the anticipated funding sources and levels.

      b. Improved GNSO Stakeholder Group and Constituency Charter Amendment Process OFB-WG

      The Generic Names Supporting Organization (GNSO) charter revision process has been updated to reflect the continuous evolution of the ICANN community, ongoing implementation of Specific Review recommendations, and the review role of ICANN Board. These improvements will streamline charter revisions and allow GNSO Stakeholder Groups and Constituencies to continue their focus on policy development.

  4. Review of the FY24 Operating plan and Budget - Ricardo Holmquist (30 mins)

  5. FY24 ABRs - Next steps- Ricardo Holmquist and All (15 mins)

    1. See: At-Large FY24 Budget Development Workspace

  6. AOB - Holly Raiche (3 mins)

  7. Next Call - Holly Raiche (2 mins)

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