AusRegistry International welcomes the world to Sydney in June

15 April 2009

AusRegistry International has been selected as a local host for the 35th ICANN (Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers) meeting to be held in Sydney, Australia from 21-26 June 2009.

Together with auDA (the Australian Domain Name Administrator), AusRegistry International have been selected by ICANN to form the Host Committee, designed to assist with the organisation of the meeting and to provide some of the 'famous' Australian hospitality for the expected 1500 delegates that will arrive from around the world.

AusRegistry International CEO, Adrian Kinderis, a vocal participant in the Domain Name industry since 2000 and current board member on the Generic Names Supporting Organisation (GNSO) said, "With the upcoming release of new gTLDs and the Fast Track IDN process amongst other hot topics, this is a thrilling time for the Domain Name Industry. Unique opportunities and forward thinking policies continue to develop within the industry and these ICANN meetings are certainly the best arena for interested parties to get involved in these issues. Given this we are expecting a big turnout in Sydney in June."

AusRegistry International is a wholly owned subsidiary of AusRegistry Pty Ltd, the current Registry Operator of the .au ccTLD, which commenced operations to leverage DNS expertise and infrastructure and provide the platform for innovative usage of this technology in the provision of 'Worlds Best Practice' TLD Registry Services.

AusRegistry International are heavily involved in the Domain Name Industry in a consultative, advisory and technical capacity and are focused on providing superior Registry Services for new gTLD applicants and ccTLD Registry Operators globally.

AusRegistry International is proud to welcome the Internet community from all over the world to Sydney, Australia for what will surely be one of the best ICANN meetings yet. A wide range of events are planned for the meeting and attendees can be assured that a highly informative meeting will be supplemented with some amazing scenery and entertaining night time events in one of the world's most beautiful cities.

Media Contact:
Axia Jarnblad
Marketing Assistant
AusRegistry International Pty Ltd
Ph: +61 3 9866 3710
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