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Model TLD CharterCDG Index

Yoshiki Mikami, Project Leader’s presentation at the JST Symposium “Governance of Ubiquitous Society”on December 7th 2010, Akihabara, Tokyo [PDF, Japanese only]

Yoshiki Mikami

Meeting Minutes : CDG-April 2010

Posted by admin on June 8th, 2010

Date: April 28, 2010

Venue: Nagaoka University of Technology

Attendants: Yoshiki Mikami, Jay Rajasekera, Adan Peake, Keisuke Kamimura, Shigeaki Kodama,Chew, Ohnmar

Agenda: Research Plan for project final year 2010

* Chew San explained about crawling experiments

o Important date: 6th July for next review final
o Crawling history and data analysis
o Planning of yearly crawling experiment will be on November and December of the year

* Yoshiki Mikami: IDN

o How to obtain IDN list from www
o No of domain in each ccTLD counting is essential

* Keisuke Kamimura: Suggestion
o Search IDN information on register websites and statistics
+ Show example in .br

* Yoshiki Mikami: IDN
o Start to crawl in Asia ccTLDs without C,J, K
o To start sample with .hk and .tw crawling ASAP

* Adan Peake
o Discuss about IGF 2010

+ Giganet

* Yoshiki Mikami: Next CDG Board meetings
o Date: 4th June 2010
o Time: 1:00 PM
o Place: GLOCOM, Tokyo
o Additional meeting on 28th June 2010
+ Time: 3:00 PM
+ Place: GLOCOM, Tokyo

CDG Workshop – 2010

Posted by admin on June 8th, 2010

Date & Time:

  • 18 Feb 2010, 13:00~17:00


  • Center for Global Communications (GLOCOM), International University of Japan, Harks Roppongi 2F, 6-15-21 Roppongi, Minato, Tokyo 106-0032, Japan


  • Share research findings of the CDG Project
  • Draw policy implications on the governance and management of ccTLD


Session I (13:00~14:00):

  • Management principles of ccTLD, Keisuke Kamimura, GLOCOM
  • Introduction to CDG Index, Yoshiki Mikami, Nagaoka University of Technology

Session II (14:00~15:30)

  • Erick Iriarte Ahon, LacTLD, Peru
  • Hamman Riza, BPPT/IPTek, Indonesia
  • Solomon Atnafu, Addis Ababa University, Pan African Localisation, Ethiopia

Session III (15:30~17:00)

  • Comments and feedback on our research findings