This course is designed for private sector stakeholders to learn more about ICANN's efforts in Global Business Engagement. The course is designed to describe the way ICANN engages with the business sector, how an open and interoperable Internet affects them, how to keep informed about ICANN's work and how to get involved and proactively participate in Internet governance and policymaking.
The course involves reading text, viewing images, examining presentations, and taking quizzes. The course is completely voluntary and does not award any credit or certification. It is designed to increase your understanding and you are encouraged to voice any questions in the course discussion section at the top of the course page.
The course should take you between 1 and 2 hours to complete.
ICANN is a not-for-profit public-benefit corporation with participants from all over the world dedicated to keeping the Internet secure, stable and interoperable. It promotes competition and develops policy on the Internet's unique identifiers. Through its coordination role of the Internet's naming system, it does have an important impact on the expansion and evolution of the Internet.