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See the line-up of cultural and musical events for IGF participants, from November 29th through December 1st!

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IGF 2022 Outputs: Addis Ababa Messages, Summary Report & More

Please visit IGF 2022 Outputs for this year's Messages, Summary Report, individual session reports, session transcripts, photos, videos, and more.

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Taking Stock of 2022 & Suggesting Improvements for 2023

All IGF stakeholders are invited to submit reflections on this year's meeting to assist with the planning for the IGF 2023 programme. The call for feedback, or 'stocktaking process', on the organizational, logistical, and structural aspects of IGF 2022 is an annual IGF tradition. The results will be compiled in a synthesis paper and presented to the first meeting of the IGF Multistakeholder Advisory Group (MAG) in 2023.

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The First Open Consultations and in-person Meeting of the MAG will be hosted from 8 to 10 March 2023 at the UN Office at Vienna, Austria. 
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The IGF Multistakeholder Advisory Group (MAG) has announced its membership for 2023. This year's members, appointed by the UN Secretary-General, come from across regions and stakeholder groups. We warmly invite all to consult the new 2023 MAG members list here!
IGF 2022 Daily Bulletin
For those who missed or wish to relive IGF 2022, Daily Bulletins (in both English and French) and Media Wrap-Ups are available, providing an at-a-day view of the IGF week. Draft editions of the Addis Ababa IGF Messages and Addis Ababa IGF Summary Report can also be consulted.

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European Registry for Internet domains (EURid)

CISCO

The Swiss Education & Research Network (SWITCH)

UNINETT Norid

Ribose Inc

Government of the Netherlands

Government of Portugal - Fundacao Para a Ciencia e a Tecnologia

Amazon

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) - Business Action to Support the Information Society (BASIS)

Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN)

Afilias Global Registry Services

Government of Norway

Verisign

Government of the Republic of Korea

China Energy Fund Committee

Government of the United Kingdom

Nominet UK

The Walt Disney Company

Nic.at The Austrian Registry

IGFSA

Government of Germany

Government of Sweden

Siemens Aktiengesellschaft - Communications / Nokia Siemens Networks

NIKKEI DigitalCORE

Brazilian Internet Steering Committee

Coordination Center for TLD RU

NIC-MEXICO

Danish Internet Forum

Google

The Internet Society (ISOC)

The Internet Society Foundation

Tides Foundation

Government of Finland

Number Resource Organization (NRO)

European Telecommunication Network Operators' Association

European Commission

Government of the United States

Summit Strategies International

AT&T

auDA Australia's Domain Name Administrator

Politecnico di Torino

Verizon

Community DNS

Microsoft Corporation

MCADE, LLC.

Government of Switzerland

Government of Japan

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