[At-Large] Global transition to the next generation of Internet addresses- Announcement on 3 February 2011
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Wed Feb 2 09:00:09 UTC 2011
I don't know how many of you may have got this notification---
Significant Announcement on Thursday 3 February – Watch it live!
On Thursday, 3 February 2011, at 9:30 AM Eastern Standard Time (14.30 UTC)
the Number Resource Organization (NRO), along with the Internet Corporation
for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), the Internet Society (ISOC) and the
Internet Architecture Board (IAB) will be holding a ceremony and press
conference to make a significant announcement and to discuss the global
transition to the next generation of Internet addresses.
Much has been written in the international media over the last few weeks
about the dwindling pool of Internet addresses using the original Internet
protocol, called IPv4 (Internet Protocol version 4), and this topic will be
addressed at the event.
We invite all interested community members to view the webcast of this event
In the event you happen to be at the Intercontinental Hotel in Miami on
Thursday, there will be limited public seating available to attend (with
press receiving seating priority) in Room “Concourse II” at 9:30 AM EST for
the ceremony and 10:00 AM for press conference which follows.
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