Participate in ICANN’s Asia Pacific DNS Forum 2024 in Bali, Indonesia

Date: 27 Mar 2024

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) announced today, details for the Asia Pacific (APAC) Domain Name System (DNS) Forum 2024. The hybrid event will be held at The Westin Resort Nusa Dua in Bali, Indonesia from 23–24 July 2024. Details of the event can be found on the APAC DNS Forum 2024 website.

Theme and Program

Jointly organized by ICANN and Pengelola Nama Domain Internet Indonesia (PANDI), the theme for this year’s event is “Building Bridges: Strengthening Collaboration to Shape the Internet’s Future.” The APAC DNS Forum 2024 is expected to convene regional experts from the Internet and domain name industry to discuss the latest developments, opportunities, and challenges in the Internet and domain name marketplace.

The block schedule with key sessions is now available. The full schedule will be announced at a later date. In the lead up to the APAC DNS Forum 2024, pre-event webinars will be conducted in June and July on topics of interest in relation to the Forum’s theme. Details are available on the pre-event webinar page.

Registration Open

Registration is now open for both in-person and virtual participation. A single registration provides access to all APAC DNS Forum 2024 sessions, including the pre-event webinars. Registration closes 20 July 2024 23:59 UTC.

Call for Session Proposals

Community members are invited to submit topic proposals for the virtual pre-event webinars or the on-site forum sessions. Submission details including evaluation criteria, session information, and timeline are available on the event website. The deadline for submission is 15 May 2024 23:59 UTC.

Call for Sponsorships

Sponsorship opportunities are now available for the APAC DNS Forum 2024. Please visit the event website for details on sponsorship benefits and options.

Other details such as nearby hotels and travel information (including health and safety guidance) are also available on the APAC DNS Forum 2024 website.

About Pandi

Pengelola Nama Domain Internet Indonesia (PANDI) was founded in 2006 and received redelegation from IANA as the Registry of .id in 2013. PANDI is an association consisting of multi-stakeholder membership including representatives of government, Internet Industry Operators, and Academics. Number of registered .id has grown to become the biggest ccTLD in Southeast Asia with 951,421 Domain Names as of 31 December 2023. The .id domain name represents Indonesia, identity, idea and more, for it has its own Domain Names Disputes Resolution managed directly by PANDI.


ICANN’s mission is to help ensure a stable, secure, and unified global Internet. To reach another person on the Internet, you need to type an address – a name or a number – into your computer or other device. That address must be unique so computers know where to find each other. ICANN helps coordinate and support these unique identifiers across the world. ICANN was formed in 1998 as a nonprofit public benefit corporation with a community of participants from all over the world.

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