added 2017 meeting for mednsf. fixed type of Ziff
* October, 2015 - Doha, Qatar
* February, 2016 - Muscat, Oman
* February, 2016 - Dubai,
UAE In 2015 and 2016, Mr. Barrett served on the six-person Program Committee of the Middle East DNS Forum and presented at the Amman, Jordan and Tunis, Tunisia meetings<ref>http://mednsf.org/en/</ref>.
== Career History ==
Mr. Barrett was previously CEO of NetNames,and one of the founding board members of Afilias. He later sold NetNames to NetBenefit (LSE:NBT).
He also served as the Vice-President at [[Thomson CompuMark]] for 4 years from 1995 to 1999. where he led the development of the SAEGIS trademark research platform. He has also worked as a Product Manager at
Aiff Davis/T&T New Media/Interchange Online Network, Senior Consultant at [[Accenture]], CIM Engineer at General Electric Aircraft Engines and Automation Engineer at Pratt & Whitney.<ref>[http://www.linkedin.com/in/thomasbarrett linkedin.com]</ref>
== Education ==