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  • Today Kathy Brown spoke as part of the formal opening session of the Africa DNS Forum 2016 in Marrakech, Morocco.   You are invited to read her remarks below, to read our Collaborative Security framework and to join with us in working to create a more open and trusted Internet. Thank you, for inviting me to speak on this opening panel. I want to acknowledge and thank my dear colleague Dawit Bekele and to the African Bureau staff.  I am sure you appreciated as I do, the extraordinary work of Michuki, Kevin and Betel at this meeting.  As we all know, The Internet is an open,...
    Date published 05 March 2016
  • Join us for the 3 days of sharing, learning and networking at the 4th Africa Domain Name System- DNS Forum 2016! Date: 4-6 March 2016Location: Marrakech, MoroccoVenue: Hotel Pullman Marrakech Palmeraie Resort and SpaEvent page:  https://www.internetsociety.org/events/africa-domain-name-system-dns-forum-2016 What is the Africa DNS Forum?  The Africa Domain Name System Forum is an annual open event for stakeholders in the Domain Name Industry in Africa organized by Africa Top Level Domains Organization (AfTLD), the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) and the...
    Date published 26 November 2015
  • Rejoignez-nous pour les 3 jours de partage d’informations, d’apprentissage et de networking à l’occasion de la 4ème édition du forum de système de noms de domaine africain de l’an 2016! Date: 4-6 mars 2016Pays: Marrakech, Maroc Qu’est-ce le forum de système de noms de domaine africain? Le forum de système de noms de domaine africain est un évènement annuel ouvert pour toutes les parties prenantes de l’industrie de noms de domaine en Afrique, organisé par l’organisation des domaines africaines de premier niveau (AfTLD), la Société pour l'attribution des noms de domaine et des numéros sur...
    Date published 26 November 2015
  • Technology experts from Africa and beyond will gather in Nairobi between July 6th and 8th, for the third Africa Domain Name System Forum. This year, the event has brought together experts in the domain name industry, business experts and policy makers, seeking to explore ways to grow Africa’s Domain Name Space. The meeting will build on the success of the inaugural DNS forum in 2013 in Durban and the follow up event in Abuja last year. Under the theme: “The future of Africa's Domain Name Industry; Opportunities and challenges”, the event is hosted by KENIC, in partnership with the Africa Top...
    Date published 03 July 2015
  • This year, the 3rd Africa DNS forum will be hosted by the Kenya Network Information Center (KENIC), from 6-8 July 2015, at the Sarova Panafric Hotel in Nairobi, under the theme: “The future of Africa's Domain Name Industry; Opportunities and challenges”. The Africa DNS Forum is a yearly event organized under the Internet Society Africa Regional Bureau’s ccTLD and DNSSEC program. The main objective of the ccTLD and DNSSEC program is to improve the technical and governance operation levels in African ccTLD registries. A ccTLD study on African registries is also being carried out under the...
    Date published 25 March 2015
  • This event happened from July 12-13, 2013. Please visit http://www.aftld.org/events/?_sfwCOM=Event:Show;233009&pg=233050 for more information.
  • The 3rd Africa DNS forum was hosted by the Kenya Network Information Center from 6-8 July 2015, at the Sarova Panafric Hotel in Nairobi, under the theme: “The future of Africa's Domain Name Industry; Opportunities and challenges”. The Africa DNS Forum is a yearly event organized under the Internet Society Africa Regional Bureau’s ccTLD and DNSSEC program. The main objective of the ccTLD and DNSSEC program is to improve the technical and governance operation levels in African ccTLD registries. A ccTLD study on African registries is also being carried out under the program...
  • 3 days of sharing, learning and networking at the 4th Africa Domain Name System- DNS Forum 2016! Date: 4-6 March 2016Location: Marrakech, MoroccoVenue: Hotel Pullman Marrakech Palmeraie Resort and Spa Live video stream: http://livestream.com/internetsociety/africadnsforum2016Hashtag: #africadnsforum  -  on Twitter  - on Facebook **Read the event agenda What is the DNS Forum? The Africa Domain Name System Forum is an annual open event for stakeholders in the Domain Name Industry in Africa organized by Africa Top Level Domains Organization (AfTLD), the Internet Corporation for...
  • 3 jours de partage d’informations, d’apprentissage et de networking à l’occasion de la 4ème édition du forum de système de noms de domaine africain ! Date: 4-6 Mars 2016Pays: Marrakech, MarocLieu: Hotel Pullman Marrakech Palmeraie Resort and Spa **L'ordre du jour de l'événement ici. (en anglais seulement) Qu’est-ce le forum de système de noms de domaine africain? Le forum de système de noms de domaine africain est un évènement annuel ouvert pour toutes les parties prenantes de l’industrie de noms de domaine en Afrique, organisé par l’organisation des domaines africaines de premier niveau (...
  •   Africa’s cyber security efforts will bear more fruits if it adopts collaborative security efforts, with every stakeholder playing its role, and ensuring growth in the ICT sector. Olaf Kolkman, CTO at the Internet Society said that various players in the ICT sector had a role to play in ensuring cyber security. He was answering questions from journalists on whether the cyber security function solely rests with the government, or it should put in place measures to curb online malice. Kolkman delivered the keynote speech at the just concluded Africa DNS Forum. “Security is not something...