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Members of the Business Constituency use the Internet to conduct BUSINESS.

Business users rely on a stable and secure Internet and e-commerce experience, one that serves their users and customers on a global basis. Through your participation in ICANN, and in the Business Constituency, your company will make a difference on behalf of business.

During ICANN62 in Panama, Claudia Selli and Steve DelBianco sat down with ICANN org to discuss the priorities of the BC within ICANN. Please watch the interview below.


  • ICANN75 Annual General Meeting was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, 17-22 September 2022.
  • It was a hybrid meeting with both in-person and virtual participation.
  • All sessions was conducted during regular working hours in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (Malaysia Time / UTC+8).

Prep Week was held between the 6-8 September 2022, and the sessions have been published on the Wiki page.
The comprehensive schedule for ICANN 75 can be found here - and registration is now closed. The sessions can also be followed remotely live on YouTube.

ICANN75 September 2022: 

GNSO: BC Membership Meeting
15:00 MYT (UTC+8), 18 September 2022 or 07:00 UTC, 18 September 2022

ICANN75 Resources:
coming soon

Questions? Contact the BC Secretariat at [email protected]

The Benefits of Membership

BC members contribute as:

  • participants on the BC internal e-mail list to learn about and debate policy topics.
  • participants on telephone conferences to reach consensus on key issues.
  • participants at physical meetings coincident with ICANN public meetings.
  • issue managers on specific topics.
  • bridges for information flow between other GNSO constituencies.
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The BC's Mandate

The mission of the BC is to ensure that:

  • the Constituency fully represents the views of the Internet business user community.
  • ICANN policy positions are consistent with the development of business via an Internet that is stable, secure and reliable while promoting consumer confidence.
  • ICANN policy positions derive from broad stakeholder participation in a common forum for suppliers and users.
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