About the Middle East DNS Forum


The ME DNS Forum will be the place to meet and network with the industry’s key players. Participants from ICANN, ISOC, Registries, Registrars, Registrants, ccTLDs, New gTLD Applicants, service providers, brand owners, and legal firms will attend the event in an aim to build bridges between interested parties in the region and world's experts in the field; share experiences and best practices; inform the audience of what is taking place in the domain name industry at a global level, and of emerging business opportunities.

The second edition of the forum will build upon the inaugural forum of Dubai. The end target of having such an annual forum is to spread the message around and introduce interested parties to the key players in the industry, thus leading to a stronger domain name industry in the region.

Target Audience

The forum is open to anyone interested in issues pertaining to the domain name industry and the business opportunities it can provide, and engage/network with key players and experts in the field. Target audience includes ccTLD and gTLD Registries and Registrars/Resellers, Registrants, DNS Experts, gTLD Applicants, Regional TLD Organizations, brand owners, IT and Internet businesses, legal and IP firms, amongst others.

Attendance and Fees

Attendance is free of charge. Interested parties are kindly requested to register online. The registration page will go online a couple of weeks prior to the start of the event.

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A special thank you goes out to the members of the Middle East DNS Forum Program Committee (PC) for working on developing the agenda for second edition of the forum.