Maureen Hilyard, ALAC Chair, and Satish Babu, APRALO Chair, participated in the Asia Pacific Regional Internet Conference on Operational Technologies (APRICOT 2019), the premier technical event of Internet engineers, operators, researchers, service providers, users and policy communities from over 50 countries in the Asia-Pacific region. APRICOT 2019 consisted of several Workshops, Hackathons, Tutorials and a 4-day Conference, convened over the period 18-28 Feb 2019 at Daejon, South Korea


Both of them spoke at the AP* Retreat on 24 Feb that brought together several technical and community organizations in the region, including APRICOT, APTLD, APNIC, APNIC Foundation, ISOC, ICANN, ALAC, APRALO, and APSIG. Maureen provided an update on the recent changes in ALAC and revisions of its structure. Satish provided an update on APRALO, its regional role within ICANN At-Large, and its priorities for 2019.