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Middle East DNS Forum 2021 - 5 April - Shared screen with speaker view
Göran Marby
01:02:35
Hi all from Los Angeles
Seher Sagiroglu Ayhan-ICANN.org
01:03:50
Dear participants, interpretation for this session will include Arabic and Turkish. Click on the interpretation icon in Zoom and select the language you will listen to during this session.
Yaovi ATOHOUN
01:06:56
I see could see people joining now at a very late time in the night (their time zone).
Yaovi ATOHOUN
01:07:40
I could see people joining now at a very late time in the night (in their time zone).
Hisham Aboulyazed (NTRA)
01:10:09
Hello all! Great to connect and to see many colleagues and friends participating from the ME and beyond. Looking forward!
Bashar Al-Abdulhadi
01:21:15
Pleasure to see all friends and colleagues after a long time.سعيد برؤية الزملاء و الاصدقاء بعد مدة طويلة, الله يعدي هالأزمة على خير و نرجع نشوف الجميع ان شاء لله 😊
Hadia Elminiawi
01:21:57
ان شا ء الله بشار
Seher Sagiroglu Ayhan-ICANN.org
01:22:08
Dear all, please note this meeting is being broadcast simultaneously on YouTube. If you’d like to view that stream, you may do so at :https://youtu.be/iXXTYdzSr4g
Gulten Tepe, ICANN Org
01:31:23
You may follow the GAC and its work through our website at; https://gac.icann.org/
Seher Sagiroglu Ayhan-ICANN.org
01:32:05
Hello, my name is Seher Sagiroglu and I will be monitoring this chat room. In this role, I am the voice for the remote participants. Please note that I will read aloud comments/questions submitted in English within the time set by the Chair of this session.When submitting a question or comment that you want me to read out loud on the mic, please start with a <QUESTION> and end with a “</QUESTION>” or <COMMENT> </COMMENT>. Text outside these quotes will be considered as part of “chat” and will not be read out loud on the microphone.
Seher Sagiroglu Ayhan-ICANN.org
01:32:21
If you wish to speak, please raise your hand in the Zoom room and once the session facilitator calls upon your name, kindly unmute your microphone and take the floor
Khuloud Masoud
01:35:21
السلام عليكم
Hadia Elminiawi
01:37:13
عليكم السلام خلود
Göran Marby
01:37:32
Thanks for inviting me. I wish you a successful meeting.
Aisha Almamari
01:38:27
Hello all, hope all are doing well! Have ICANN did a research about how the pandemic affect the ccTLDS growth, either positively or negatively?
Aïcha Abbad
01:38:31
سلام للجميع
Hana Sabbagh
01:39:34
Hello from Beirut, Unfortunately the poor connection doesn’t allow us to keep the camera on. It’s either the face or the sound 😞. Hope to see you all soon face to face.
Hadia Elminiawi
01:39:34
Hi Aisha - I am conducting such a study but at a much smaller scale
Khuloud Masoud
01:39:47
ماهي الأمور التي سيتم مناقشتها خلال جلسلت المؤتمر
Baher Esmat
01:40:33
@Khuloud here is the agenda https://mednsf.org/agenda/
Bashar Al-Abdulhadi
01:40:42
Speaking about Kuwait ccTLD yes we had a growth
Gulten Tepe, ICANN Org
01:40:51
Thank you so much for your question regarding GAC sessions. All recordings are open to public view on GAC website at; https://gac.icann.org/agendas/icann70-virtual-meeting-agenda
Kadir ERDOGAN
01:40:53
<COMMENT> center regularly checks a fair amount of cctld numbers</COMMENT>
Bashar Al-Abdulhadi
01:41:18
And as ICANN accredited registrar we noticed a lot of gTLD aftermarket buying from customers to buy generics and their names on .com too
Khuloud Masoud
01:41:21
many thanks
Seher Sagiroglu Ayhan-ICANN Org
01:41:29
@Kadir do you mean CENTR?
Kadir ERDOGAN
01:41:38
Yep :)
Kadir ERDOGAN
01:41:53
my keyboard thinks that centr should be center :)
Yaovi ATOHOUN - ICANN Org
01:42:07
@Aïsha: my input is that some registrars accredited by ccTLDs in the Africa region have mentioned increase in the registration during this period.
Aisha Almamari
01:42:29
thank you Bashar and Hadia for your inputs.
Kadir ERDOGAN
01:42:56
<COMMENT> Btw .tr grows a bit faster than the usual during the pandemic </COMMENT>
Seher Sagiroglu Ayhan-ICANN Org
01:43:10
The next session “The DNS of Tomorrow” will start at 11:45.
Gulten Tepe, ICANN Org
01:43:25
Thank you everyone for your participation