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Facts and figures on the 3rd edition of the Afnic Registrar Day

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The 3rd edition of the Afnic Registrar Day was held on 30 May in Marseille and on 6 June in Paris. Some fifty participants came to the two venues in order to:

  • learn more about Afnic, its Customer Service and its Account Managers;
  • go over a summary on Afnic news since the last Registrar Day session in 2012;
  • learn more about the issues and opportunities involved in the new gTLDs;
  • discover the .fr image strategy for the next promotional campaign;
  • review the joint information program for registrars;
  • discover the DNSSEC promotion campaign;
  • exchange ideas on the opening of domain names with 1 and 2 characters and the new Experts WIPO ADR (Alternate Dispute Resolution);
  • express their technical needs for the following year;
  • discover the new domain management portal (extranet)
  • take part in a round-table with the registry representatives for the .paris, .bzh, .alsace and .aquitaine geoTLDs.


The fifty participants particularly appreciated the accessibility of their account managers and the possibility to meet the different Afnic departments during a face-to-face meeting session. The topics expected for the next edition of the Afnic Registrar Day include the convergence opportinties between .fr and the new gTLDs operated by Afnic, a summary of the 2013 joint information program and the promotional actions for the .fr TLD…

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Marseille – 30 May 2013

Registrar Day Marseille

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Paris – 6 June 2013

Registrar Day Paris

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