Domain Names Secondary Market in Poland: upcoming conference

NASK logoNASK have released some more information on their upcoming conference. There will be an emphasis on the secondary market in the .pl ccTLD with growth perspectives, possible threats and the potential of the Polish domain name market to be topics discussed by participants at the first conference of kind to be held in Poland. It is the “Domain Names Secondary Market in Poland” and will be held in Warsaw on January 25.

The conference is organised by NASK and ACTIVE 24, is aimed at registrars, investors and companies with an innovative approach to the fast growing domain market in Poland. Top executives from international corporations, including NameDrive, SEDO and EuroDNS, and representatives of .eu, .at and .se registries will share their knowledge about the primary and secondary market of domains.

The conference has been divided into three theme sessions. The first session will present the Polish domain market and perspectives of its growth. During the second session, devoted to the security of DNS, the Swedish registration agency NIC.se will present its solutions in the DNSSEC area. The final part of the conference will focus on the discussion of both the opportunities and threats for the Polish domain market and a representative from SEDO will discuss the phenomenon of the domain names secondary market.

The .pl ccTLD is one of the largest in Central and Eastern Europe. According to Andrzej Bartosiewicz, Head of DNS Division at NASK, the number of “.pl” domains is expected to exceed 1 million in the first half of this year. “It is interesting to know that almost seven percent of them are domain names registered only to generate traffic. Their owners – usually individuals – known as ‘domainers’ – earn money in this way”, adds Bartosiewicz.

For more information see the NASK website at nask.pl/nask_en/