|Email:||samantha [at] linguasynaptica.com|
Samantha Dickinson is the owner of LinguaSynaptica. She does consulting and writing for entities such as .nxt, ISOC, and CENTR. She specializes in representing and developing Internet communities in Internet governance and intergovernmental forums, as well as developing Internet policy. She has also been a Representative of Technical and Academic Community at CSTD Working Group on IGF improvements.
Ms Dickinson worked for APNIC from 2001 to 2011, beginning as a Technical Editor from 2001 to 2006, Policy Officer from 2006 to 2008, Senior Policy Specialist from 2008 to 2011, and finally ending as an Internet Governance Specialist from March 2011 to December 2011.
Samantha has a blind, epileptic parrot named Chucka, who occasionally needs to use a nebulizer due to a damaged nasal passage.
- ICANN 45 Interview. ICANNWiki. Retrieved 2012 October 25.