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Official Announcement

Dear Colleagues,

This is a call for nominations from the RIPE NCC 

region service to fill one vacant seat on the Number


Organization (NRO) Number Council (NC). The term 

of Dave Wilson, who was elected to the NRO NC in 

January 2009, ends on 31 December 2012.

The election to the NRO NC seat will take place

during the Plenary at the RIPE 65 Meeting to be 

held in Amsterdam from 24-28 September 2012. All

members of the Internet community who are present

at that Plenary may vote in the election.

The deadline for nominations is 28 August 2012. Any

individual residing within the RIPE NCC service 

region is eligible for nomination, except Regional

Internet Registry (RIR) staff members. Self-nominations

are permitted.

Please send your nominations to <[email protected]>

by 23:00 UTC on 28 August 2012. All confirmed 

nominations will be listed on the RIPE NCC website by 

30 August 2012.

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 by sending an email to <[email protected]>.
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:


Axel Pawlik
Managing Director

Important Dates
28 August 2012: Deadline for NRO NC nominations
30 August 2012: Deadline for all confirmed nominations
to be posted on the RIPE NCC website
24-28 September 2012: Election to fill NRO NC seat
at the RIPE 65 Meeting in Amsterdam