About the Middle East DNS Forum

The ME DNS Forum will be the place to meet and network with the industry’s top players. Participants from ICANN, ISOC, Registries, Registrars, Registrants, ccTLDs, New gTLD Applicants, service providers, brand owners, and legal firms will attend the event in an aim to build bridges between interested parties in the region and world's experts in the field; share experiences and best practices; inform the audience of what is taking place in the domain name industry at a global level, and of emerging business opportunities.

The first edition of the forum is expected to be the building block for future annual forums. The end target of having such an annual forum is to spread the message around and introduce interested parties to the key players in the industry, thus leading to a stronger domain name industry in the region.

Target Audience

The forum is open to anyone interested in issues pertaining to the domain name industry and the business opportunities it can provide, and engage/network with key players and experts in the field. Target audience includes ccTLD and gTLD Registries and Registrars/Resellers, Registrants, DNS Experts, gTLD Applicants, Regional TLD Organizations, brand owner, IT and Internet businesses, legal and IP firms, amongst others.

Attendance and Fees

Attendance is free of charge. Interested parties are kindly requested to register online at http://tiny.cc/sov98w.

Local Host and Sponsors

Local Host

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Platinum Sponsors

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Networked by

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Special gratitude goes out to the Members of the Middle East Strategy Working Group (MESWG) and SAMENA Telecommunications Council for assisting in promoting the forum in their respective communities and networks.