Generat Update: NYCwiki.org / IGF Update

From: Tom L.
Sent on: Monday, October 18, 2010 2:53 PM
Announcing a new Meetup for Imagining New York City's Future - the .nyc TLD!

What: Generat Update / the NYCwiki.org / IGF Update

When: Wednesday, October 27,[masked]:00 PM

Where: Neighborhood Preservation Center
232 E 11th St
New York, NY 10003
(212)[masked]

Connecting.nyc Inc. is sponsoring an all-invited meeting about the .nyc TLD on Wednesday, October 27, 7 PM at the historic Neighborhood Preservation Center, 232 East 11th Street.

Two items are on the agenda:

* An intro to the NYCwiki.org, the collaboration between the Wikimedia NYC, Internet Society-NY and Connecting.nyc Inc. to prepare for that glorious day when .nyc goes live and the dotNeighborhood names are activated ? Astoria.nyc, BrooklynHeights.nyc, Chelsea.nyc, Douglaston.nyc... and 350 others. Hear Richard Knipel, president of Wikimedia NYC talk about the development and progress of the wiki neighborhoods collaboration.

* Tom Lowenhaupt, Connecting.nyc Inc.'s director will provide an update on the status of the .nyc TLD, including a report on the City-TLD Governance and Best Practices workshop he moderated in Vilnius, Lithuania on September 17th. The workshop was part of the U.N.'s 5th meeting the Internet Governance Forum.

When: Wednesday, October 27, 2010, 7 PM

Where: Neighborhood Preservation Center, 232 East 11th Street.

Connecting.nyc Inc. is the NYS not-for-profit created to advance the acquisition and development of the .nyc TLD as a public interest resource.

Best,


Tom Lowenhaupt
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Thomas Lowenhaupt, Founder & Chair
Connecting.nyc Inc.

[address removed]
Jackson Hts., NYC 11372
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