Jean Christophe Vignes, EVP & General Counsel EuroDNS.

Having started his career as Legal Counsel for the .FR Registry (AFNIC), Mr Vignes has gathered 6+ years of experience in the Domain Name Industry. Now Executive Vice-President & General Counsel of EuroDNS SA, a leading European Domain Name Registrar, he has overseen the launch of the .EU and .Asia extensions. He has recently been elected Vice-Chair of ICANN’s Registrar Constituency. When he is not dealing with Internet policy issues, Jean-Christophe also serves as an Arbitrator for the .EU Alternative Dispute Resolution process on the Czech Arbitration Court, of which he is an Advisor. A Paris Assas Postgraduate in Computer Law and former student at McGill University, he is also a visiting teacher at Universit√© Paris XIII where he lectures on Intellectual Property and Domain Names valuation.