At-Large Statement of Interest (SOI) Form

1) Please enter your Name:

Alan Greenberg

2) Picture/Image:
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3) Are you participating in the At-Large advisory process (including email and real-time discussions) as a representative of:

a) ALAC (if so, detail the region and term):

NARALO: 2006-2010, 2012-2018

b) A Regional At-Large Organization (RALO) (if so, please detail the region, position and term):


c) An ICANN-accredited At-Large Structure (if so, which one):

d) Any ICANN Committee, Constituency or Stakeholder Group (if so, which one(s))?

e) Any other company or organization, whether commercial or nonprofit (if so, please detail the organization and your position):

4) Please identify your current employer(s):


5) Please identify your current position(s):

Consultant, Genealogist

6) Please identify the type(s) of work performed:

I consult in the use of ICT in developing countries and on ICT for Development Policy. I also am a professional forensic genealogist researching family history.

7) Please identify your declared country of primary residence:


8) Please list any financial relationship beyond de minimus stock ownership you may have with any company that to your knowledge has a financial relationship or contract with ICANN:


9) Please identify any other relevant arrangements, interests, or benefits as requested in the following two questions:

a) Do you, your employer, and/or sponsor have any type of material or financial interest in the At-Large advisory process and its outcomes?


If the answer is “Yes,” please describe the interest:

b) Are there any arrangements/agreements between you and any other group, constituency or person(s) regarding your participation as a work team member?


If the answer is “Yes,” please describe the arrangements/agreements and the name of the group, constituency, or person(s):

I generally act purely on my own behalf in working groups, but at times I formally represent the At-Large Advisory Committee (ALAC). I will always state explicitly when I am representing the ALAC.

10) Please identify any Working Groups or other chartered teams in which you are participating (include acronyms, if applicable):

  • Most ALAC groups, to one extent or another

  • Cross Community Working Group to Develop an IANA Stewardship Transition Proposal on Naming Related Functions

  • Cross Community Working Group on Enhancing ICANN Accountability 

  • RDS-WHOIS2-RT (Chair, Interim)
  • GNSO EPDP on the RDS/WHOIS Interim Specification
  • Participated in many now inactive groups (including PDP-WT, PPSC, RAA, PEDNR, JAS, Affirmation of Commitment Accountability and Transparency Review Team, GNSO IOCRC-DT,  GNSO UDRP Domain  Locking PDP (Vice-chair), GNSO Thick Whois DT (Co-Chair), CWG-IANA STewardship. Various ALAC groups including all Rules of Procedure DT).

11) Additional information (optional):

I served as an ALAC member from North America appointed by the Nominating Committee for 2006-2010 and 2012-2015 and appointed by NARALO for 2015-2018. I was the ALAC Liaison to the GNSO from December 2006 to October 2014. I was ALAC Chair for 20014-2018.

For further details on my background, see (in the process of being updated).

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At-Large SOI Template v3 (Feb 2014)

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