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Senior Leaders of India’s IT Sector to Address ICANN Meeting

Biggest names in Indian high-tech to share success stories with global audience

NEW DELHI, India: Some of the most prestigious names in the Indian IT industry will share their insights and experiences with the global audience at a session at the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers 31st International Public Meeting in New Delhi today.

“ICANN is honoured that these leaders of the Indian IT sector will take part in our meeting and share their invaluable insights into the strategies and models that have rocketed India to the forefront of the global IT sector,” said Dr Paul Twomey, ICANN’s President and CEO.

Participants in the session are:

  • Shri Saurabh Srivastava (moderator), Chairman, Indian Venture Capital Association
  • Shri Kiran Karnik, Former President, NASSCOM
  • Shri Ashok Soota, Chairman & MD, Mindtree Consulting Ltd.
  • Shri Raman Roy, CEO, Quatrro
  • Shri Ajay Chowdhry, Chairman & CEO, HCL

The event takes place at 12 noon Delhi time.

Links to the webcast and audiocast of the session are online at: http://delhi.icann.org/node/100

About ICANN:

ICANN is responsible for the global coordination of the Internet’s system of unique identifiers like domain names (like .org, .museum and country codes like .uk) and the addresses used in a variety of Internet protocols that help computers reach each other over the Internet. Careful management of these resources is vital to the Internet’s operation, so ICANN’s global stakeholders meet regularly to develop policies that ensure the Internet’s ongoing security and stability. ICANN is an internationally organized, public benefit non-profit company. For more information please visit: www.icann.org.

Media Contacts:

Jason Keenan
Media Adviser, ICANN
Ph: +1 310 382 4004
E: jason.keenan@icann.org

International: Andrew Robertson
Edelman (London)
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E: andrew.robertson@edelman.com