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ARRIVAL DAY: September 11, Tuesday

Transfer from airport, check-in

Welcome party

DAY 1: September 12, Wednesday

09:30-10:00 Registration of participants
10:00-11:00 Session 1. Welcome and updates on the international partnership Video
  • Professor Vujica Lazovic, PHD, Deputy Prime Minister for Economic Affairs and Minister for the Information Society in the Government of Montenegro
  • Predrag Lesic, .ME
  • Andrei Kolesnikov, .RU/.РФ (download, 1.0  Mb)
  • Veni Markovski, ICANN
  • Wim Degezelle, CENTR (download, 0.7 M b)
11:00-11:30 Coffee break
11:30-13:00 Session 2. Legal session Video
Resolving domain disputes, ICANN's dispute procedures for new gTLDs, international legal content filtering practices

Moderator: Mikhail Yakushev

  • Francisco Rios, WIPO: WIPO Domain Name Dispute Resolution and ccTLD Program (download, 1.1 Mb)
  • Murat Abenov, the Parliament of Kazakhstan: Kazakhstan's experience in Internet regulation applied to the Customs Union and Common Economic Space (download, 0.2 Mb)
  • Kristian Ørmen, Larsen Data: European ccTLDs and EU internal market legislations (download, 0.2 Mb)
  • Thomas Rickert, Association of the German Internet Industry: The RAA negotiations and why we should care (download, 0.2 Mb)
  • Andrey Vorobiev, Hosting Community: Sunrise phase in Russia: background, problems and prospects (download, 3.0 Mb )
13:00-14:00 Lunch
14:00-16:00 Session 3. Technologies Video

DNS infrastructure, DNSSEC, VAS, security issues and removing controversial content, handling personal data

Moderator: Alexander Shcherbakov

  • Dan York, ISOC: Key Steps In Accelerating DNSSEC Deployment (download, 1.9 Mb)
  • Elena Voronina, TCI: DNS network for .RU,.SU,.РФ (download, 1.0 Mb )
  • Andrey Kirillin, TCI: Registry Service and DNS Provider Architecture (download, 1.1 Mb)
  • Pavel Khramtsov, TCI: Malware and security (download, 0.4 M b)
  • Ilya Sachkov, Group-IB: Security and cooperation in terms of cyber threats in Runet (download, 2.1 Mb)
  • Shavkat Sabirov, Internet Association of Kazakhstan: Information security: domains, content or personal data? (download, 0.5 Mb)
16:00-16:30 Coffee break
16:30-18:00 Session 4. Technologies, continued Video

Moderator: Dan York

  • John Crain, ICANN: Current DNS related topics at the IETF. Abuse of the DNS (report 1, 1.0 Mb; report 2, 0.6 Mb)
  • Jaromir Talir, .CZ: ccTLD registry as identity provider (download, 0.2 Mb)
  • Dmitry Burkov, Foundation for Assistance for Internet Technologies and Infrastructure Development: International and Russian initiatives to tackle intellectual rights infringement and criminal content (download, 0.5 Mb)
  • Vasily Dolmatov, Foundation for Assistance for Internet Technologies and Infrastructure Development: OpenFlow as a revolution in technology and its prospects (download, 2.3 Mb )
  • Andrei Khvetkevich, NIC.UA: Cloud solutions to make DNS load scalable during a DDoS attack (download, 5.5  Mb)
  • Dmitry Kohmanyuk, .UA: DNSSEC in 6 Months (download, 0.7 M b)
18:00-20:00 Free time
20:00-24:00 Gala Dinner, Pizana Restaurant

DAY 2: September 13, Thursday

09:30-11:00 Session 5. New gTLDs Video

New ICANN initiatives for emerging registries, business cases, prospects and outcomes for new gTLDs

Moderator: Irina Danelia

  • Werner Staub, CORE: Cyrillic gTLDs - barriers and potential (download, 0.2 Mb)
  • Alexander Panov, Foundation for Assistance for Internet Technologies and Infrastructure Development: .MOSCOW and .МОСКВА as an axis of the Russian capital’s united information space (download, 4.5 Mb)
  • Paul Kane, NIC.AС: CommunityDNS: New gTLDs - pressure on ccTLDs, not really BUT... (download, 0.6 Mb)
11:00-11:30 Coffee break
11:30-14:00 Session 6. Registry-registrar business: collaboration models, marketing and services Video

Models of registrar relations, engaging registrars in registry activities, responsibilities and influences, involving new registrars, customer relations

Moderator: Wim Degezelle and Katrina Sataki

  • Kadamjon Safiev, .TJ: .TJ overview (download, 0.3 Mb)
  • Anna Karakhanyan, .AM: .AM overview (download, 0.3  Mb)
  • Juhani Juselius, .FI: The Registry run by a governmental institution
  • Joke Braeken, EURid: EURID marketing initiatives and the promotion of DNSSEC (download, 0.7 Mb)
  • Alexander Overchenko, SEDO: How the secondary markets can support the registry-registrar model
  • Marina Nikerova, TCI: domain stats service, its effect and usage points (download, 0.9 Mb )
  • Katrina Sataki, NIC.LV – «Why would anyone need statistics?» (download, 3.0 Mb)
  • Neylon Michele, Blacknight: Marketing and social media in registrar business (download, 1.3 Mb)
  • Masha Dikanovich, .ME: Evolution of marketing with development of social media (download, 3.1  Mb)
14:00-15:00 Lunch
15:00-20:00 Sightseeing

DEPARTURE DAY: September 14, Friday