LAC-i-Roadshow 2019 – Caribbean Edition

On 3 June 2019, the Internet Corporation for the Assignment of Names and Numbers (ICANN) will hold the 2019 edition of its LAC-i-Roadshow event in the city of Nassau, Bahamas. The roadshow in the Caribbean region aims to raise awareness on key issues related to the critical infrastructure of the Internet and the Domain Name System (DNS).


Utilities Regulation and Competition Authority of the Bahamas (URCA)

Since 2014, ICANN collaborates with different players and partners in the region to host the roadshow every year in four different key subregions: the Caribbean, Andean region, Mexico and Central America, and South America.


British Colonial Hilton Nassau

Studio I Site, W Bay St, Nassau, The Bahamas


LAC-i Roadshow

Time: 8:00AM – 4:00PM

Free admission

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3 June 2019

08:00 Registration
09:00 Opening
Overview of Two Days Introduction of Facilitators
09:15 ICANN 101
Why are activities in ICANN important to the Bahamas
Albert Daniels
09:30 DNS and Critical Infrastructure
How does the DNS Work
Albert Daniels
10:00 BREAK
10:30 Introducing ISOC and ISOC Local Chapters
What is he benefit of Having one in the Bahamas, How to register one
Shernon Osepa
11:05 Securing the Network: Prevention and Mitigation Strategies and Best Practices
(ICANN, ARIN, ISOC, Local Expert) focusing on Local Interest
PANEL Discussion
12:00 LUNCH
1:00 DNS Abuse / DNSSEC
Mitigating DNS Attacks, improving security of Online Financial transactions
Albert Daniels
1:30 Cybersecurity 101
Terms, Trends, Challenges, Opportunities
Bevil Wooding
1:50 How are Internet Users represented in ICANN: AT LARGE
How an ISOC Chapter can become an ICANN At Large Structure (ALS) and represent the needs of Local Internet Users
Albert Daniels
2:30 BREAK
3:00 Universal Acceptance (new gTLD’s and IDNs)
Why Application Developers, System Developers and Web Developers need to pay attention: 9.2B USD Opportunity
Albert Daniels
3:30 Open Mic