CEO of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), Rod Beckstrom, to Discuss the Future of the Internet

  • Jan 9, 2012

    WASHINGTON, January 9, 2012—The Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS) Technology and Public Policy Program will host Rod Beckstrom, CEO of ICANN, to discuss the implications of the Internet’s largest domain name expansion since its inception, along with its rapid internationalization.

    James A. Lewis, senior fellow and director of the CSIS Technology and Public Policy Program, will provide an introduction, and Mr. Beckstrom will take questions from the audience following his address.

    January 10, 2012, from 3:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
    B1-B Conference Center
    CSIS 1800 K. St. NW, Washington, DC 20006

    Credentialed members of the press who would like to attend must RSVP to


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