General Area (gen)

Area Name General Area
Acronym gen
State Active
Additional URLs Wiki
Issue tracker
Personnel Area Director Jari Arkko
Incoming Area Director Alissa Cooper


The General Area consists of a few IETF WGs and other activities focused on supporting, updating and maintaining the IETF standards development process. As General AD, the IETF Chair manages the General Area Review Team (Gen-ART) and other IETF-wide directorates.