September 11-12 2019. Vilnius, Lithuania


Please pay attention that local time is specified (GMT+03)

September 11, Wednesday

09:30-10:00 Registration and welcome coffee
10:00-11:30 Plenary meetingWatch 

Moderator: Andrey Vorobyev, Coordination Center for TLD .RU/.РФ

11:30-13:00 Session 1. Cybersecurity: How registries collaborate with law enforcementsWatch 
Section participants will have to find out what law enforcement agencies expect from working with each other. Representatives of national registries will share their experience in working with law enforcement agencies in different countries, and then they will discuss whether the experience of one registry can be applied in other regions. Participants will also try to discuss how to make the interaction of registries and law enforcement more effective.

Moderator: Mikhail Anisimov, Coordination Center for TLD .RU/.РФ

  • Benedict Addis, Shadowserver 
  • Olga Baskakova, Coordination Center for TLD .RU/.РФ Presentation
  • John Crain, ICANN (remotely) 
  • Richard Leaning, RIPE NCC Presentation
  • Kirill Mordan’, OAC under the President of Republuc of Belarus Presentation
  • Hilde Thunem, UNINETT Norid AS Presentation
13:00-14:30 Lunch
14:30-16:00 Session 2. Legal issues of domain name registrationWatch 
The section will focus on how representatives of the domain industry and copyright holders find common ground and establish mutually beneficial interaction. Representatives of both parties will share their ideas, and WIPO representatives who prepared their recommendations for the registries of national domains will provide updated information of WIPO ccTLDs program.

Moderator: Marina Rozhkova, IP-CLUB

  • Gonzalo Manuel Bleda, WIPO Presentation
  • Mzia Gogilashvili, Georgian National Communication Comission Presentation
  • Ekaterina Kalinicheva, Semenov&Pevzner Presentation
  • Sergey Kopylov, Coordination Center for TLD .RU/.РФ
  • Kateryna Oliinyk, Arzinger Presentation
16:00-16:30 Coffee
16:30-18:00 Session 3. Is there future for domain names?Watch 
Experts will share their views on new technologies and processes that influence the areas of domain use in the internet industry. They will discuss ways to use web applications for corporate IT, the use of IDN email for the domain market, the connection between DNS and the internet of things.

Moderator: Elena Voronina, MSK-IX

19:30 Departure of buses to the gala dinner

September 12, Thursday

09:30-10:00 Registration
10:00-11:30 Session 4. Domain marketing: Face to face with end userWatch 
Can the registry work not only with registrars, but also with end users? How do registries get closer to a domain name administrator? And is it necessary to do this? Representatives of national registries from different countries will share their experience and discoveries in this area. They will tell you what, in their opinion, the users themselves want from national registries, and how registries can help them.

Moderator: Dana Ludviga, NIC.LV

11:30-12:00 Coffee
12:00-13:30 Session 5. Secondary market of domain registrationWatch 
Domain name auctions are becoming more widespread, and it is the auctions that will become the main topic of the final section of TLDCON 2019. Domain name registrars, registries, and even domainers will talk about their experience in conducting and participating in auctions, demonstrate the pros and cons of these events and find out who ultimately profitable to participate in them.

Moderator: Andrey Saveliev, Domeny RF

13:30-15:00 Lunch
15:00 Tour bus departure