Yash Goyal in Jaipur
LOS ANGELES /JAIPUR (TIP): In a very keenly watched election for the Chair of Universal Acceptance Steering Group (UASG) which is supported by the International Internet Body (ICANN) at LA (USA), Jaipur’s Dr Ajay Data, Chief of Indian IT Firm Data Xgen has been declared elected at a recently held poll at LA (USA). Dr Ajary remains the first Asian to occupy this prestigious post, according to a statement here on Weekend. UASG is financially supported by Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) here, over 600 global IT companies including representatives from Microsoft, Google, Apple, XgenPlus, Yandex, THNICetc.
Dr. Ajay was elected chairman after defeating Richard Madinger, VP of GoDaddy in 2019 and now after completing two years nominations were asked and no one opposed the nomination of Dr. Ajay as chair.
After two years of remaining chair as UASG, Nominations were asked on 25th Feb 2021 to elect Chair of UASG which is an Internet community initiative and tasked with undertaking activities that will effectively promote the Universal Acceptance of all valid domain names and email addresses.
“I am thankful to all 600 + members of UASG to elect me as share of Universal Acceptance Steering Group. It’s also a proud moment to lead this group which is working to break the language barriers to bring billions online,” Dr Ajay reacted when contacted by TIP.