[At-Large] REMINDER Deadline 4 days: Call for Candidates: Auction Proceeds

Internet Society - NY Chapter admin at isoc-ny.org
Wed Jan 18 17:26:55 UTC 2017

​Ah. I had thought anyone might apply, but they have to named by the ALAC?
And then get selected?

​Do we have some names?​

On Wed, Jan 18, 2017 at 10:24 AM, ICANN At-Large Staff <
staff at atlarge.icann.org> wrote:

> Reminder on the Call for Candidates for the CCWG-Auction Proceeds. All
> EoIs must be sent to *staff at atlarge.icann.org <staff at atlarge.icann.org>*
> by *Sunday, 22 January 2017 at 23:59 UTC*.
> *==*
> This is a CALL FOR CANDIDATES in the At-Large Community for the ICANN
> Cross Community Working Group (CCWG) on New gTLD Auction Proceeds.
> The new generic top level domain (gTLD) Program established auctions as a
> mechanism of last resort to resolve the competition sets between identical
> or similar terms (strings) for new gTLDs Currently the fund contains over
> $230 million dollars (note that $132 million of this is related to an
> auction that is being disputed).
> The CCWG is tasked with developing a proposal(s) for consideration by the
> Chartering Organizations (those ICANN Supporting Organizations and Advisory
> Committees that have adopted the CCWG Charter) on the mechanism that should
> be developed in order to allocate the new gTLD Auction Proceeds. That
> proposal will then be submitted to the ICANN Board.
> Note that the CCWG will NOT be deciding on projects to be funded, but
> rather on the mechanism to be used to allocate funds.
> *MEMBERS *As one of the Chartering organizations, the ALAC may name five
> people to be Members of the CCWG and presuming sufficient qualified
> candidates, our intent is to select one per ICANN region (based on
> citizenship as per ALAC membership).
> Full details of the CCWG may be found at https://www.icann.org/news/
> announcement-2-2016-12-13-en[icann.org]
> <https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.icann.org_news_announcement-2D2-2D2016-2D12-2D13-2Den&d=DgMBAg&c=FmY1u3PJp6wrcrwll3mSVzgfkbPSS6sJms7xcl4I5cM&r=dRzB-YypMqj9AZjlP_sZHORJtVF4M6AI0vip1lbQy10&m=DJfyCT3FjgwHV3JWWSdaGaUBSGHpziyNqsUi5sYpxIk&s=QDq2B7zD0etp7c9CWLldMOpqYnlluT6cAcoDKhT2vRk&e=>
> .
> Members must commit to actively participate in the activities of the CCWG.
> The estimated average workload will be no less than 3-4 hours per week.
> This means attending conference calls which will likely last 60-90 minutes
> per week (some of which will be held at inconvenient hours to accommodate
> world-wide participation) and mailing list participation. Past CCWGs have
> also formed sub-groups to divide the work. If this CCWG does so, that might
> increase workload. The total length of engagement is likely to be at least
> 1 year. The CCWG, any sub-groups it forms, and its mailing lists will all
> be conducted in English and all Members must be sufficiently fluent.
> There will be a Working Group within At-Large which will support our five
> CCWG Members, and all Members are also expected to participate in that WG
> as well. Members will also participate in any At-Large briefings and
> Webinars on the subject.
> Those interested in applying to be formally appointed to the CCWG Auction
> Proceeds by the ALAC should submit an Expression of Interest (EoI)
> including:
>    - A resume (maximum three pages)
>    - A statement explaining why they are interested in serving in this
>    capacity and what skills or background they have which will help them in
>    this CCWG.
>    - A Declaration of Interests indicating any potential or actual
>    conflicts.
>    - A declaration that they can devote the time needed to participate in
>    the CCWG and the associated At-Large WG activities.
>    - Agreement that prior to the formal selection by the ALAC, they will
>    attend CCWG meetings (see IMPORTANT NOTE at bottom of this message).
> *CO-CHAIR *The ALAC may also name a Co-Chair of the CCWG and the ALAC has
> indicated that it intends to do so. Applications are also invited to be the
> ALAC Co-Chair of the CCWG. The Co-Chairs play an administrative role only
> and do not participate in the substantive discussions of the CCWG. The time
> commitment of the Co-Chair is expected to be larger than that of a CCWG
> Member. Co-Chairs should have experience in chairing meetings and managing
> multi-cultural, diverse and potentially difficult groups. The EoI for
> Co-Chair should include all of the items required for Members.
> *PROCESS *All EoIs must be sent to *staff at atlarge.icann.org
> <staff at atlarge.icann.org>* by *Sunday, 22 January 2017 at 23:59 UTC*.
> All applications will be reviewed in confidence by the ALAC Appointee
> Selection Committee (AASC) which will make recommendations to the ALAC on
> who to appoint. For AASC Membership, see https://community.icann.org/x/
> VwebAw[community.icann.org]
> <https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__community.icann.org_x_VwebAw&d=DgMBAg&c=FmY1u3PJp6wrcrwll3mSVzgfkbPSS6sJms7xcl4I5cM&r=dRzB-YypMqj9AZjlP_sZHORJtVF4M6AI0vip1lbQy10&m=DJfyCT3FjgwHV3JWWSdaGaUBSGHpziyNqsUi5sYpxIk&s=QmCLDPAeOFaZZ7OUUzHSxeLWkOot7pROTZSJQvGsAWI&e=>
> .
> EoIs will be available only to the AASC and ICANN At-Large Staff.
> Based on an initial review of the EoI, a telephone/Skype interview of the
> candidates may be conducted by members of the AASC.
> *IMPORTANT NOTE:* The first meeting of the CCWG will take place on
> Friday, 26 January at 15:00 UTC for 60 Minutes. Since the ALAC selections
> will not be done by then, ALL Applicants must either attend this meeting
> and subsequent meetings or listen to the recordings.
> Alan Greenberg
> Chair, ALAC
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