[ALAC] Co-Chair, Accountability CCWG

Alan Greenberg alan.greenberg at mcgill.ca
Mon Nov 17 12:27:27 UTC 2014

Yes. That was my intent and I should have made it more clear.  It will be several weeks before we are at that stage and I certainly hope we will have clarity on funding before then.
Sent from my mobile. Please excuse brevity and typos.

On November 17, 2014 6:29:23 AM EST, sandra hoferichter <info at hoferichter.eu> wrote:
>Co-chair yes, but either we wait until we have clarity on the funding
>or we restrict our selection to one of the five people selected to be
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>Betreff: [ALAC] Co-Chair, Accountability CCWG
>The Charter of the Accountability CCWG allows the ALAC to name a
>There is no rule regarding whether the Co-Chair is one of the five
>that we plan to select or a non-Member Participant.
>If we select a person as Co-Chair who is not one of our formal Members,
>there is a question whether that person would be funded to travel to
>face-to-face meeting (for the IANA CWG, only Members have been funded).
>have asked whether a non-Member Co-Chair will be funded, but as yet no
>My thoughts on the matter are:
>1. We definitely want have a Co-Chair select by the ALAC.
>2. We want to pick that person based on their ability to carry out the
>and to dedicate sufficient time to the process.
>3. If ICANN will NOT fund a participant for travel, we should restrict
>selection to one of the five people selected to be Members 4. If a
>non-Member Co-Chair WILL be funded, Olivier's selection committee
>identify possible candidates (ie candidates not selected as Members).
>5. From this pool, Members and other possible Chairs, some may not
>to act as Co-Chair.
>6. The ALT should review the candidates and recommend the person to be
>Co-Chair (this is inline with other selections we have done recently,
>candidates would need to grant the ALT access to their EoIs to be
>At this point, there is nothing we can really do until the selection is
>and we know the situation regarding funding.
>I welcome thoughts on whether we should select a CCWG Co-Chair, and if
>how do we go about doing this if different from my scenario above.
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