On 23 May 2019, the APTLD Board held its regular
teleconference and considered a range of matters. A summary of the
meeting is published in this Communiqué.
in Preparations for APTLD76
The Board received a GM’s update on the matter and noted a significant
progress in registrations for the Meeting and Members and invited guests
volunteering to present at sessions. The Board suggested GM and Secretariat should
further intensify their efforts in mobilizing the community to join the Meeting.
of APTLD76 Fellows
Having considered applications for APTLD76 Fellowships, the Board noted
with satisfaction a strong competition for this round and selected Mr. Byerjan Bayaat
(.MN) and Ms. Ann Ibrahim (.QA) as the APTLD76 Fellows
in Preparations for APTLD77
The Board received a GM’s update on the matter and noted with
satisfaction that the preparations are gaining momentum. The Board commended the auDA team for a very
efficient launch of the process.
Selection of the APTLD79 Venue
The Board considered a GM’s Memorandum on the matter and selected Radisson Collection Hotel, Hormuz Grand Muscat in the city of Muscat,
Oman, as the APTLD79 venue. The Board instructed GM to engage with the hotel
management to conclude a contract.
Selection of the 2019 Fellow to EuroSSIG
Having considered applications for the 2019 European Summer School on
Internet Governance , the Board selected Mr. Andrew Molivurae (.VU) .as the
2019 EuroSSIG Fellow.
of the Call for the Pilot Executive Fellowship
The Board considered a draft Call for the Pilot Executive Fellowship for
SIDN/InternetNZ and suggested GM should proceed with the Call. The Board also
suggested that should a Member be interested to join the exercise at its own
expense, GM should facilitate the process with the host registry.
The State and Execution of the
2019 APTLD Budget
The Board received GM’s update on the matter
and noted with satisfaction that the budget is executed in line with the
Change to the Board Working Group on Board Members Meetings Program Working
The Board noted with thanks Mr. Le Nam Trung
volunteering for the Board Members Meetings Program Working Group and appointed
him as a member thereof.
The Board also
considered a number of other administrative and financial matters.