Official Announcement

Dear colleagues,

There is a call for nominations from the RIPE NCC service region to
fill one vacant seat on the Number Resource Organization (NRO) Number
Council (NC). The term of Wilfried Woeber, who was appointed to the
NRO NC by the RIPE NCC Executive Board in October 2008, ends on
31 December 2011.

The RIPE NCC Executive Board will select one representative from the
nominees to serve a three-year term on the NRO NCC beginning 1 January
2012. The decision of the Executive Board will be announced at the
RIPE 63 Meeting, which will be held in Vienna from 31 October-
4 November 2011.

The deadline for nominations is 5 October 2011. Any individual
residing within the RIPE NCC service region is eligible for nomination,
except Regional Internet Registry (RIR) staff members. Self-nominations
are permitted. There is no limit on the amount of terms someone can
serve on the NRO NC.

All nominees may submit a written statement in support of their
nomination for publication on the RIPE NCC website. Other individuals
may express support for nominated individuals that will be published
on the RIPE NCC website.

Details on how to make nominations or expressions of support are
available at:
http://www.ripe.net/nronc2011-process

Expressions of support will also be published on the RIPE NCC website.

To find out more about the NRO NC and the election process, please see:
http://www.ripe.net/nronc2011

Regards,
Axel Pawlik
Managing Director
RIPE NCC

Important Dates
  • 5 October 2011
    Deadline for NRO NC nominations
  • 7 October 2011
    Deadline for all confirmed nominations to be posted on the RIPE NCC website
  • 4 November 2011
    Result of the selection announced at RIPE 63 in Vienna