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Marc Blanchet

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Organization: Viagenie
Stakeholder Group(s): Technical Community
Region: North America
Country: Canada

Marc Blanchet is the President of Viagenie, where he has worked in various network engineering capacities since 1996.

Career History

Blanchet has been active in standards development since the 1990s.

ICANN and Internet Governance Participation

Blanchet has held various roles in IETF. He was the co-chair of the IDN-WG in the early 2000s and an IAB member. He has co-authored 17 RFCs on subjects such as internationalized domain names (IDNs, IPv6, and RDAP. He has been a member of the Root Zone Label Generation Rules Integration Panel. He was co-chair of IETF's IANA Stewardship & Transition working group. He has been involved in space communications standards at CCSDS and the GS1 Data Excellence Board.[1]

Education

Blanchet has a bachelor's and a master's electric engineering from Université Laval.[2]

Awards

Blanchet received the ICANN Leadership Award in 2016.

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