17 March 2021
Kenya Domain Name System Forum 2021
14 July 2021

Africa DNS Forum 2021

The ninth Africa Domain Name System (DNS) Forum will be held virtually from 27 to 28 July 2021. The theme for this year’s Africa DNS Forum is “Evolving the DNS Ecosystem in Africa”.

The Forum provides an open event for stakeholders interested and involved in the African domain name industry and is  organized by the Africa Top Level Domains Organization (AFTLD), the Africa Registrar Association (AfRegistrar), and the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN).

The 2021 edition of the Africa DNS Forum will take place as a two-day virtual event with a total of six sessions covering topics including but not limited to evolution of the DNS ecosystem in the region; national and regional DNS Forum initiatives; emerging technical issues; financing and insurance in the DNS Business, and compliance in the domain name industry.

Participants will be able to join sessions through Zoom and YouTube. To register, visit The objective of the forum is to help the domain name industry in Africa to grow at a competitive rate and ensure that the continent is on par with the rest of the world.