United-Domains Invites Trademark Owners and Trademark Attorneys to Join
the First Conference on new European TLDs in Munich on September 26th
and 27th, 2011
STARNBERG, Germany, April 20 /CNW/ - With the addition of 400 - 500
generic domain extensions like http://www.holiday.bayern or http://www.hotels.berlin in 2012, the internet namespace expects an enormous growth in the near
In anticipation of this extension, renowned expert united-domains hosts
the international conference "newdomains.org - The Munich Conference on
new TLDs" on September 26 and 27 at the Hotel Sofitel in Munich.
"We are aware that company lawyers, domain name owners and trade mark
attorneys are highly interested in available information and new trends
regarding domain-name registrations", says Markus Eggensperger, Board
Member at united-domains, "That's why we set up "newdomains.org - The
Munich Conference on new TLDs. We are very proud of the fact that we
won the support of the Bavarian State Chancellery's IT-Delegate to
oversee the patronage for our conference."
"The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) is
about to approve the greatest change in a decade for Internet users.
This unprecedented expansion of the domain name system will serve as a
great opportunity for entrepreneurs and consumers alike, and I have
always looked favorably on the current DNS expansion plans. As the
major center for the IT industry in Germany, Bavaria has continuously
encouraged more competition and new business models. We are also
interested in the new possibilities of connections between people and
companies. All this will be accelerated by the introduction of new
top-level domains," announces IT-Delegate of the Bavarian State
Government Franz Josef Pschierer, " I am pleased that newdomains.org
conference, hosted by united-domains AG will be held in Munich under
patronage of State Government of Bavaria. Addressing trademark lawyers,
executives and marketing professionals, the conference will serve as a
valuable source of information and networking for all parties
interested in new gTLDs and it is the only event in Europe with a focus
on new gTLDs."
The conference will be held on September 26. and 27. 2011 at the Hotel
Sofitel Bayerpost, located in the heart of Munich. In addition to this
world class event with its program of expert presenters, participants
who book the 2-day conference package, can participate in an exclusive
entertainment programme during the Munich's Oktoberfest.
About united-domains AG
The united-domains AG was founded in August 2000 by a team of
software-developers, merchants and attorneys. Today it belongs to the
well-established providers in the German-speaking market. As a leading
domain registrar, it administrates over 1,5 Mio. domain names for more
than 300,000 clients. Since 2009, the company belongs to the 1&1 group.
For the development of its US-business, united-domains built up a
subsidiary located in Boston. The US-subsidiary is lead by Florian
Huber, founder of the united-domains AG.
SOURCE united-domains AG
For further information:
| Markus Eggensperger |
+49(0)8151-368 67 - 0
| united-domains AG |
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| United Domains, Inc. |
161 First Street, 4th Fl.
Cambridge, MA 02142