16 Sep '14, 12pm

Just blogged: No gala at ICANN 51 #icann #icann51

Kevin Murphy , September 16, 2014, 12:58:53 (UTC), Gossip One thing ICANN’s thrice-yearly public meetings never lack is free booze, but there’s going to be a little bit less of it at ICANN 51 in Los Angeles next month. ICANN said yesterday that the gala event, which is typically held on the Wednesday night, will not happen in LA. ICANN veep Christopher Mondini blogged : Historically, the gala has been organized and supported by an outside sponsor. ICANN51 will not have such a sponsor, and therefore no gala. ICANN meetings have grown to around 3,000 attendees, and so have the challenges of finding a gala sponsor. LA is of course ICANN’s home town, hence the lack of need for a local host/sponsor company. There have been some really spectacular galas over the years — and some not-so-great ones — so the lack of such an event this time around may by mildly disappointing to some...

Full article: http://domainincite.com/17339-no-gala-at-icann-51

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