Mike O'Connor

Mike O'Connor

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Joined on May 20, 2006
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About

BA, Grinnell College—majored in drugs, sex and rock and roll

MBA, Cornell University—majored in Fear vs Greed

Community radio—KDNA, KUSP, WORT, National Federation of Community Broadcasters

Big-time consulting—Arthur Andersen, Coopers & Lybrand

Big titles—VP, Controller, CEO, CIO (various places)

Internet—Started an ISP, got a gaggle of great domains (bar.com, television.com, place.com, corp.com, etc.) back in the early days

ICANN—member of the ICANN ISPCP Constituency.  You want acronyms? I’m a GNSO and CCWG working-groups type guy—DSSA, VI, IRTP-A/B/etc., RAP, HSTLD, ZFA, PEDNR, CCWG, FRN

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2014 - Jan 28 on Playing the Long Game at the Internet Governance Poker Table
2014 - Jan 21 on How to Keep Track of the New Generic Top-Level Domains (newgTLDs) Now Appearing Weekly
2013 - Jan 25 on ICANN Should Clarify Position On Key Word New TLDs
2012 - May 26 on Hello World
2007 - Aug 30 on If WHOIS Privacy is a Good Idea, Why is it Going Nowhere?
2006 - May 23 on ICANN Violating Free Enterprise?
2006 - May 22 on ICANN Violating Free Enterprise?
2006 - May 22 on ICANN Violating Free Enterprise?
2006 - May 21 on ICANN Violating Free Enterprise?

Topic Interests

DNSNew TLDsDomain NamesICANNNetworksWhoisPrivacyCybersecurityPolicy & RegulationThreat IntelligenceInternet GovernanceLawCensorship

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