|Email:||gideon.rop [at] dotconnectafrica.org|
Gideon Rop is the Project Support Engineer at DotConnectAfrica, an independent, non-profit and non-partisan organization that is based in Nairobi, Kenya where he is involved in strategic project formulation and development.
Gideon has been involved in several workshops that discuss internet development. Such conferences include the ICANN Africa Strategy Meeting, Addis Ababa . Where he discussed the Registry Business challenges/opportunities that are facing the African market. He was also a panelist at the ICANN 45 Beijing discussing 'The role of youth in the Domain Name System,DNS' and the recently concluded ICANN 46 in the Second Africa DNS Forum, Durban, South Africa  expounding on the strategic management tools for a successfully automated internet registry.