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'''Kathy Kleiman''' is a pioneering attorney, programmer and data security auditor. She is the co-founder of [[ICANN]]'s [[NCUC|Noncommercial Users Constituency]].  
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'''Kathy Kleiman''' is a pioneering attorney, programmer and data security auditor. She co-founded of [[ICANN]]'s [[NCUC|Noncommercial Users Constituency]] in 1998.
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Kathy works as the Director of Policy with the [[Public Interest Registry]]; she leads advocacy and policy initiatives in an effort to promote a user-friendly and safe domain space.<ref>[http://www.pir.org/node/390 PIR.org]</ref>
 
==Industry Participation==
 
==Industry Participation==
 
She was also the organizer of the Privacy Conference Building Bridges on [[ICANN]]'s [[Whois]] Questions in Vancouver. The Conference featured numerous experts from Canada's Office of the Privacy Commissioner, [[CIRA]], [[Nominet]], and [[Japan Registry Services]].
 
She was also the organizer of the Privacy Conference Building Bridges on [[ICANN]]'s [[Whois]] Questions in Vancouver. The Conference featured numerous experts from Canada's Office of the Privacy Commissioner, [[CIRA]], [[Nominet]], and [[Japan Registry Services]].
Kathy Kleiman is also renowned for her research surrounding the female [[ENIAC]] programmers. Kleiman has worked extensively in developing internet policies with [[ICANN]], including the [[UDRP|Uniform Dispute Resolution Policy]].<ref>[http://www.pir.org/node/404 pir.org]</ref>
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Kathy Kleiman is also renowned for her research surrounding the female [[ENIAC]] programmers. Kathy Kleiman is also the director of ACM's Internet Governance Project.
 
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===ICANN===
Kathy Kleiman is also the director of ACM's Internet Governance Project.
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Ms. Kleiman has worked extensively in developing internet policies with [[ICANN]], including work on the final draft of the [[UDRP|Uniform Dispute Resolution Policy]].<ref>[http://www.pir.org/node/404 pir.org]</ref>
  
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kathy has particpated extensively within ICANN, on its task forces and committees. She is currently the Vice-Chair of the [[Whois Review Team]], and the Vice-Chair of the [[RISG|Registration Infrastructure Security Group]].<ref>[http://www.pir.org/node/390 PIR.org]</ref>
 
==Career History==
 
==Career History==
 
*President/Senior Internet Law and Policy Counsel, Internet Matters.
 
*President/Senior Internet Law and Policy Counsel, Internet Matters.
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==Education==
 
==Education==
She became the one of the first few attorneys in the internet law after attending Boston University School of Law.<ref>[http://www.eniacprogrammers.org/team.shtml eniacprogrammers.org]</ref>
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She became the one of the first few attorneys in the internet law after attending Boston University School of Law.<ref>[http://www.eniacprogrammers.org/team.shtml eniacprogrammers.org]</ref> She has also attended Harvard College.<ref>[http://www.pir.org/node/390 PIR.org]</ref>
  
 
== References ==
 
== References ==

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Kathy Kleiman is a pioneering attorney, programmer and data security auditor. She co-founded of ICANN's Noncommercial Users Constituency in 1998.

Kathy works as the Director of Policy with the Public Interest Registry; she leads advocacy and policy initiatives in an effort to promote a user-friendly and safe domain space.[1]

Industry Participation

She was also the organizer of the Privacy Conference Building Bridges on ICANN's Whois Questions in Vancouver. The Conference featured numerous experts from Canada's Office of the Privacy Commissioner, CIRA, Nominet, and Japan Registry Services. Kathy Kleiman is also renowned for her research surrounding the female ENIAC programmers. Kathy Kleiman is also the director of ACM's Internet Governance Project.

ICANN

Ms. Kleiman has worked extensively in developing internet policies with ICANN, including work on the final draft of the Uniform Dispute Resolution Policy.[2]

kathy has particpated extensively within ICANN, on its task forces and committees. She is currently the Vice-Chair of the Whois Review Team, and the Vice-Chair of the Registration Infrastructure Security Group.[3]

Career History

  • President/Senior Internet Law and Policy Counsel, Internet Matters.
  • Senior Internet Law and Policy Attorney, Dozier Internet Law.
  • Internet Law & Policy Specialist, McLeod, Watkinson & Miller.
  • Associate of Telecommunications Law, Fletcher, Heald and Hildreth.[4]

ENIAC Programmers Project

During her undergraduate career Kathy Kleiman heard about the female ENIAC programmers, which inspired extensive research and writing on the topic. She attended ENIAC's 40th anniversary and met the programmers personally. Kleiman felt the need to tell the untold story of the six women who programmed ENIAC, the first all-electronic, programmable computer; thus, she founded the ENIAC Programmers Project. She is working to make a full feature documentary about these women.[5]

She says "I'd like to let women and men and girls and boys know that computing is not just for geeks, that amazingly interesting, bright, creative women were the first programmers, and that the industry still needs amazingly interesting, bright, creative people".[6]

Awards

She received the Heroines in Technology Lifetime Achievement Award in 2009.[7]

Education

She became the one of the first few attorneys in the internet law after attending Boston University School of Law.[8] She has also attended Harvard College.[9]

References