Gerard Best

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Organization: CaribNOG
Affiliation: Fellowship Program
Region: Latin America and the Caribbean
Country: Trinidad and Tobago

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Gerard Best is a Communication Specialist at International Treatment Preparedness Coalition.

Career History

Gerard Best regularly takes part in Internet Development meetings across the Americas, coordinated by the Latin America and Caribbean Internet Registry (LACNIC), the American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN), the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), the Internet Society, the Caribbean Telecommunications Union and the Caribbean Network Operators Group.

ICANN and Internet Governance Participation

ICANN61, San Juan, Puerto Rico - March 2018

ARIN 40, San José, California – Oct 2017

LACNIC 25, Havana, Cuba – May 2016

CaribNOG 10, Belize City, Belize – Nov 2015

•ARIN On The Road Dominica – Jun 2015

•LACNIC 23, Lima, Perú – May 2015

•Caribbean Internet Peering Forum, Willemstad, Curacao – Apr 2015

•CaribNOG 8, Willemstad, Curacao – Sep 2014

South School on Internet Governance, Port of Spain, Trinidad - April 2014

•Caribbean Internet Governance Forum, Willemstad, Curacao - Dec 2013


  • MA, Communication Studies, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine Campus
  • Postgraduate Diploma, Development Journalism for Developing and Non-Aligned Nations, Indian Institute of Mass Communications
  • BA, French and Linguistics, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine Campus