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ARRIVAL DAY: September 10, Tuesday

Transfer from airport, check-in
21.30-23.00  Welcome reception (Veranda of Cochlias Restaurant)

DAY 1: September 11, Wednesday

09:00-10:00 Registration of participants
10:00-10:30 Session 1. Opening session
  • Panagiotis Papaspiliopoulos, Ministry of Transport and Communications: Welcome from FORTH - ICS (download .PDF, 0.2Mb) video
  • George Papapavlou, Member of EETT's Plenary: Welcome from Hellenic Telecommunications and Post Commission (EETT) video
  • Vaggelis Segredakis, Administrator of the .GR TLD, FORTH – ICS: Welcome and update from .GR (download, 0.5Mb) video
  • Andrey Kolesnikov, ccTLD .RU/.РФ: Opening remarks from .RU/.РФ (download, 0.7Mb) video
10:30-13:00 Session 2. Business models – Cyrillic IDN TLDs

Moderator: Irina Danelia, ccTLD .RU/.РФ

  • Nicoleta Munteanu, ICANN: “IDN ccTLD Fast Track updates, current IDN projects” (download, 2.6Mb) video
  • Alexander Panov, RU-CENTER: “Cyrillic domains and IDN e-mail implementation” (download, 0.7Mb)  video
  • Dušan Stojičević, RNIDS: “IDN need emails for further growth (based on Serbian IDN domain)” (download, 2.5Mb) video
  • Fedor Smirnov, “The .РУС TLD: launch plan, TM protection and opportunities for registrars” (download, 0.9Mb) video
  • Andrew Khvetkevich, NIC.UA: “Freemium” business model in TLDs (download, 2.6Mb) video
  • Tatiana Ivanova, .САЙТ .ОНЛАЙН, CORE - The Cyrillic Registry. “The huge potential of domains in Cyrillic and the 3 HOW?” (download, 4.7Mb) video
13:00-14:30 Lunch
14:30-15:30 Session 3. Business models – new gTLD perspectives vs ccTLDs perspectives

Moderator: Paul Kane

  • Maxim Alzoba, FAITID: “RA and RAA procedures development in new gTLD program” (download, 0.3Mb) video
  • Ulrich Retzlaff (.ORG): “Moving offline communities online - from .ORG to .NGO” (download, 0.9Mb) video
  • Jeremie Godreche, Freedom Registry BV: “The Free domain model: experiences and challenges in implementing and developing this model” (download, 1.5Mb) video
15:30-16:00 Coffee break

Session 3. Continuation

  • Andrey Vorobiev, RU- CENTER: “New gTLDs: influence to registrar’s business models” (download, 3.0Mb) video
  • Alexey Ptashniy, UANIC: “Start of registration in the domain .УКР. The period of priority registration” (download, 2.9Mb) video
  • Sergey Sharikov, Chair, ISOC Russia: “ISOC Russia Chapter: challenges and prospects” (download, 1.3Mb) video
18:30-22:00 Gala-Dinner. Music night at Arolithos. Buses leave from the Venue Hotel entrance at 18.30

DAY 2: September 12, Thursday

10:00-11:30 Session 4. Legal session

Moderator: Uliana Zinina, Microsoft

  • Charlotte Spencer, WIPO: “WPO ccTLD Program and Legal Rights Objections under ICANN's New gTLD Program” (download, 0.9Mb) video
  • Mikhail Yakushev, ccTLD .RU/.РФ: “Perspectives of WHOIS System: Proposals of ICANN and Their Legal Assessment” (download, 1.3Mb) video
  • Maria Malysheva, Technical Center of Internet: “Best practices and trends in legal precedents and law enforcement” (download, 1.0Mb) video
  • Alina Legoydo, Hostcomm: “Internet Security in Russia from domain name registrar's and hosting provider's point of view” (download, 0.9Mb) video
11:30-12:00 Coffee break

Session 5. Technical Session (DNS-infrastructure / Security)

Moderator: Pavel Khramtsov

  • Jaap Akkerhuis, NetLabs: “Defending against amplification attacks” (download, 8.2Mb) video
  • Tomas Mackus, ccTLD .LT: “DNS infrastructure and DNSSEC overview, Personal data protection in .LT domain” (download, 4.8Mb) video
  • Alexey Tsvetkov, Technical Center of Internet: “Just check your domain! Domain classifier web site” (download, 1.0Mb) video
  • Vasiliy Dolmatov, Hosting Community: “Hostcomm’ DNSSEC Experience and Expectations (Registrar Point of View)” (download, 1.3Mb) video
  • Dmitry Belyavsky, TCI: “PKI: trust but verify!” (download, 1.4Mb) video
13:30-14:30 Lunch
14:30-17:00 Session 6. Marketing, Raising TLD awareness and educating stakeholders

Moderator: Katrina Sataki, .LV

  • Wim Degezelle, CENTR: “Trends, Opportunities and Challenges in the ccTLD Space” (download, 1.9Mb) video
  • Nadya Morozova, NameMedia: “Harnessing the value of domain aftermarkets for registries and registrars” (download, 2.3Mb) video
  • Joke Braeken, EURid: “Raising TLD awareness, marketing. Based on Europe experience (overview)” (download, 0.9Mb) video
  • Tatiana Forsiuk, Lyudmila Khmelnitskya, Hostmaster Ltd: “Swimming lessons or lifeline for registrant” (download, 1.9Mb) video
  • Julia Ovchinnikova, ccTLD.RU: Awareness raising (download, 1.7Mb) video

DEPARTURE DAY: September 13, Friday