This message is sent on behalf of the Number Resource Organization (NRO).
In line with the ICANN Address Supporting Organization (ASO) Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and the ICANN Bylaws, the ASO Address Council (AC) is responsible for the appointment of a representative to serve on Seat 9 of the ICANN Board.
Following a call for candidates, the ASO AC is pleased to announce that
the following four candidates are standing for election:
In accordance with the ASO AC election procedures, the comment period is now open and will close on 18 March 2018. To comment, please visit the following web page and click on each candidate's name: https://aso.icann.org/comment-phase-open-for-2018-icann-board-seat-9-elections/
Please note that as per section 9.4.5 of the ASO AC Operating Procedures, all comments will be moderated by the ASO secretariat prior to being published on the ASO website.
All phases will conclude at 23:59 UTC on the date specified.
For further information and updated announcements on the election process, please see the dedicated 2017-18 Election page: https://aso.icann.org/aso-icann/icann-board-elections/2017-elections/
Detailed procedures for election of individuals to the ICANN Board of Directors by the ASO AC can be found in Section 9 of the ASO AC Operating Procedures: