January - December 2015
APRALO - ICANN APAC HUB PILOT FRAMEWORK - Within the framework of APRALO collaboration with APAC Hub the series of webinars for APRALO members. All recording and transcripts of webinars will be provided after each webinar. At-Large staff will work on this in collaboration with APAC hub and ICANN's translation-request teams. During the period starting from April 2015 till December 2015 one webinar per month will be organized: The topics of the planned webinars are posted at APRALO Capacity Building Webinar Series, under Focus Ares 2: Leveraging APAC for Capacity & Capacity Building.
Based on the survey conducted among APRALO ALSs, the following topics for webinars to be conducted for end users during 2015 year has been agreed by APRALO Leadership team, APAC HUB staff and ICANN At-Large staff:
List of Webinars 2015:
May: [Basic] Internet Governance (including ICANN and multi stakeholder model)
June: [Basic] Basic DNS and DNS Ecosystem
July: [Intermediate] New gTLD program / ccTLDs
Aug: [Intermediate] WHOIS, Universal Acceptance
Sep: [Advanced] DNS Security and DNS Abuse
Oct: [Advanced] Privacy and IP
Nov: [Others] …Update on IANA transition (where are we now?)
Dec: [Others] … TBD
June - August 2014
APRALO General Assembly 2014-06-25, London, June 25, 2014
APRALO Webinar with APNIC on Policy Development - APNIC Presentation on Policy Development Capacity Building - Adam Gosling - 90 minutes, August 12, 2014
APRALO members to provide feedback for improvement of the At-Large site - http://atlarge.icann.org/, the deadline is end of August
April - May 2014
Reminders - Preparation for ATLAS II
- Participation from ALSs in ATLAS II Working Groups is needed - List of WGs - At-Large Summit Working Group (ALL)
- ATLAS II Fayre of Opportunities - APRALO to prepare the list of local music (Pavan is leading), and APRALO table in London (Maureen and Siranush are leading)
Participation of ALL ALSs in ATLAS II Pre Webinars - Participation is MANDATORY (ALL). Check and Follow all the e-mails coming to ATLAS II participants, related to Pre-webinars participation and make all efforts to be available:
a) PRE-ATLAS II Capacity Building Program on the Topic COMMUNICATIONS (recording is available)
Pre-ATLAS II Capacity Building Webinars - see the full list of all webinars
ATLAS II List of Participants - ATLAS II Participants, check if the info is updated (ALL)
- APRALO Monthly meeting on April 24, 05:00-06:00 UTC - ALL
- APRALO Singapore Showcase Organising Committee meeting February 6, 600UTC
- APRALO Rules of Procedure meeting February 20 600UTC
- APRALO meeting February 25, 600UTC
- MOUs for APRALO and APNIC and APTLD - on the Policy Development Page
- ALAC meeting February 25 1500UTC
Message from the APRALO Chair, following on from our APRALO meeting - February 25
Current issues to be followed up:
a) I would like to thank all those who volunteered for ATLAS II different WGs and ask for more volunteers to support in the summit preparatory works. Olivier Crepin- Leblond, Eduardo Diaz and Carlos Dionisos Aguirre are invited to participate in the next APRALO monthly meeting in Singapore on March 26nd to provide more details for the upcoming ATLAS II Summit in London.
b) CROPP requests and FY15 budget special projects requests - You are welcome to submit to RALO leadership's attention requests to be included. Please, sent you requests to me for FY15 budget requests by March 4, 2014, and for CROPP requests to APRALO members of this committee - Ali and Cheryl.
c) ALS Spotlight - We need volunteers from ALSs to have the opportunity to do a presentation of their ALS to the whole APRALO community during the next monthly calls (in March, April and May). Those who would like to make a presentation, please, send a note to me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please, note, that next APRALO monthly call will take place in Singapore (f2f), on March 26, at 08:00-09:00 local time. Looking forward to seeing many of you in person in Singapore and thank you once again for your cooperation.
SiranushAPRALO Acting Chair
January 2014 - Happy New Year everyone
1. Meeting of the Singapore Showcase committee on January 14 - here is the link:
Next meeting: 2014-02-06 600UTC
2. APRALO meeting - Tuesday 28th January 500UTC.
Action Items from our December APRALO meeting
1. MOU with APNIC.- APRALO will have the whole month of January to send comments.
The workspace (and charter) can be found @ APRALO Rules of Procedures Review 2013-14
4. ICANN 49th Singapore - APRALO Showcase