ICANN 57 had 3,182 attendees (70% from Asia!)


Today, ICANN published the results of the ICANN57 participant survey, and the technical, demographic and attendance statistics.

There are two reports – the Community Feedback report and the By The Numbers report. These reports summarize the findings from ICANN’s first Annual General Meeting of the new Meeting Strategy.

Report highlights:

  • 3,182 attendees, which broke the previous record of 3,155 for ICANN50 in London
  • 70% of attendees listed their region as Asia (ICANN 57 was held in Hyderabad, India but still this number is quite big)
  • 381 sessions held
  • Top three sessions by attendance:
    • Opening Ceremony
    • Public Forum 1
    • Public Forum 2
  • 942 unique mobile app visits
  • 55,110 schedule website page views
  • Survey respondents were split on whether they want to return to the one-day constituency day structure
  • 64% of survey respondents want to keep the two-day public forum structure

Click on this link to download the full ICANN57 Community Feedback report [PDF, 1.9 MB].

Click here to download the full ICANN57 By The Numbers report [PDF, 6.79 MB].


About Konstantinos Zournas

Studied Computer Engineering and Computer Science in London, UK and now living in Athens, Greece. Love domains and building websites. Went online in 1995, learned about HTML in 1996 and about domains in 2002. Started publishing the OnlineDomain.com blog in 2012.

One comment

  1. So it follows that if 70% of the attendees are from Asia, any claims that the “the Chinese market is dead” are laughable – because we all know that it’s quite an investment to go to conferences.

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