Want to help build a better online Canada? This is your chance! Join CIRA’s board of directors
June 9, 2016

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CIRA - Building a Better Online Canada

2016 Board of Directors Election

Want to help build a better online Canada? This is your chance!

We are now accepting applications from professionals with governance experience interested in joining CIRA’s board of directors.

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The deadline to submit your application is 2 p.m. ET, June 20, 2016.


The role of CIRA board directors is to help foster the development of .CA. They provide strategic direction and oversight for the .CA domain name registry to help guide CIRA as it fulfills its mandate to manage the .CA domain as a key public resource for the benefit of all Canadians. As well, the board plays a key role in helping build a better online Canada through initiatives such as the community investment program and the development of internet exchange points.

Desired skills and experience

We are seeking Canadians who have:

  • Previous board experience with solid understanding of board governance (mandatory for all applicants);
  • Finance, accounting and audit experience;
  • Investment management and performance oversight experience;
  • Experience in relevant industry sectors (domain name industry and internet infrastructure experience);
  • A passion for Canada's Internet.

For additional information about CIRA’s board election process, please visit cira.ca/election.



About CIRA
The Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) is the organization that manages Canada's .CA domain name registry, develops and implements policies that support Canada's Internet community and represents the .CA registry internationally.