NRO NC Nomination Process

Any individual residing within the RIPE NCC service region is eligible for nomination, except Regional Internet Registry (RIR) staff members. Self-nominations are permitted.

The election to fill this seat will take place at the RIPE 67 Meeting in Athens, Greece in October 2013.

All nominations must be submitted in English to nominations [at] ripe [dot] net and must include:

  • Name of nominee
  • Nominee’s country of residence
  • Nominee’s organisation or employer
  • Nominee’s email address
  • Motivation for nomination
  • Name of nominating individual
  • Nominator's organisation or employer


All nominees will be contacted by email to confirm their nomination to the NRO NC. If a nominee cannot be contacted via email, or does not respond to emails sent by the RIPE NCC, their nomination will be rejected.

The closing date for nominations is 18 September 2013.

All confirmed nominations will be listed on the RIPE NCC website by 20 September 2013.

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: nominations [at] ripe [dot] net

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

Election Process

The election to the NRO NC seat will take place during a Plenary session at the RIPE 67 Meeting to be held in Athens, Greece from 14-18 October 2013. All members of the RIPE community who are present at the RIPE 67 Meeting may vote in the election.

The election will be a secret ballot and each attendee will have one vote. The nominee with the most votes will be elected.

Important dates
  • 18 September 2013
    Deadline for NRO NC nominations
  • 20 September 2013
    Deadline for all confirmed nominations to be posted on the RIPE NCC website
  • 14-18 October 2013
    Election to fill NRO NC seat at the RIPE 67 Meeting in Athens