At-Large Statement of Interest (SOI) Form

1) Please enter your Name:

Glenn McKnight

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):


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

NARALO Secretariat 2021-2023 NOMCOM 2019-2021( Two Years NARALO Secretariat 2018-2019 NARALO Secretariat 2017-2018 NARALO Chair 2016-2017 NARALO Chair 2015-2016 NARALO ALAC Rep-2014-2015 NARALO Secretariat - 2013-2014 NARALO Rep for NOMCOM Two years 2012-2013

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

Foundation for Building Sustainable Communities

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

NPOC Vice Chair 2023-4 Technology Taskforce ( former co-chair) Outreach and Engagement Vice Chair From NA( Finished 2019) Finance and Budget Committee -Member in 2015-2019 Participant in 2016 CROP RT member ATLAS 3 Subcommittee Participant Member of NCUC and NPOC NextGen Fellowship selection committee

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

Virtual School of Internet Governance, Chief Information Officer(VSIG) ISOC Board of Trustees, 2017-2020 Former Internet Society of Canada Chapter, Board member IEEE Canada Humanitarian Technology Committee IEEE Toronto SIGHT Chair IEEE SIGHT Committee Project manager for the Industry Canada Volnet program. Digital inclusion programme

4) Please identify your current employer(s):

Virtual School of Internet Governance (VSIG) North American School of Internet Governance Global Catalysts Consulting Services Internet Society of Canada-Administration Foundation for Building Sustainable Communities

5) Please identify your current position(s):

Info Officer- VSIG NASIG- International Director FBSC - Director

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

IT Consulting to non profits , technology, media, IT efficiency and marketing strategies for Non profits and businesses Secondary is proposal preparation for non profits Digital Inclusion for non profits in Southern Ontario Work with IEEE HAC and electrification of small electrical grid solutions

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):

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

  • GREENICANN cofounder (2023)
  • IDN Group for North American Indigenous Languages( 2023)
  • Advocate for a gender balanced Fellowship
  • NARALO General Assembly in New Orleans and LA
    • Logistics Chair
    • Member of Program committee
  • Accessibility Committee Work
    • Radio interview to promote progressive work by ICANN
    • Smart Chart Analysis -
    • Creation of  Survey Gizmo for Accessibility survey
  • ALAC Technology Taskforce Co-chair
    • Craptions to Captions  webinar
  • AT LARGE 5 year Celebration Working Group and NARALO Celebration
    • Single handed raised $10,000 for the celebration
  • ICANN 45 NARALO Outreach Initiative
  • NARALO Slideshow- updated
  • NOMCOM Committee -Two Year term
  • ICANN Academy-Created Moodle, copied by ICANN staff
  • NARALO Outreach Committee
  • Spearheaded that ICANN provide Native Americans and Native Canadians to apply for the fellowship- two report submitted
  • Joint  promoter for ICANN to have a Accessibility Working Group
  • Chair of the Fayre of Opportunities
  • Atlas 2 Reporter
  • Co-Chair Technology Taskforce
  • Finance and Budget Committee Member
  • CWG Selection Committee Member
  • Naralo Outreach and  Engagement  Vice Chair
  • ALS Review -ALAC member

11) Additional information (optional):

  • Filming, editing and distribution of dozens of short information videos of the ICANN EcoSystem
  • Founding member of ISOC Canada:
  • Researcher for Rutgers University for the EGOVERANCE Survey for 10 international cities on Web presence. Evaluation tool using over 150 questions
  • Proposed a Mobile Strategy for NARALO

It's important to acknowledge that I have attended each of the ICANN meetings for the past two years I have provided detailed reports and attended all mandatory meetings and participated in various ALAC and NARALO meetings.

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At-Large SOI Template v3 (Feb 2014)

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