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Applications and Real-Time Area (art)

art Area Directors (ADs)

art area-specific web pages

art active WGs

Group Responsible AD Name Chairs
avtcore Ben Audio/Video Transport Core Maintenance Rachel Huang , Jonathan Lennox
avtext Ben Audio/Video Transport Extensions Rachel Huang , Jonathan Lennox
bfcpbis Adam Binary Floor Control Protocol Bis Keith Drage , Charles Eckel
calext Alexey Calendaring Extensions Donald Eastlake , Philipp Kewisch , Daniel Migault
capport Adam Captive Portal Interaction Erik Kline , Martin Thomson
cbor Alexey Concise Binary Object Representation Maintenance and Extensions Joe Hildebrand , Francesca Palombini
cdni Alexey Content Delivery Networks Interconnection Francois Le Faucheur , Kevin Ma
cellar Ben Codec Encoding for LossLess Archiving and Realtime transmission Tessa Fallon , Tim Terriberry
clue Adam ControLling mUltiple streams for tElepresence Roni Even , Paul Kyzivat
codec Ben Internet Wideband Audio Codec Tim Terriberry , Mo Zanaty
core Alexey Constrained RESTful Environments Carsten Bormann , Jaime Jimenez
dcrup Alexey DKIM Crypto Update Murray Kucherawy , Rich Salz
dispatch Ben Dispatch Mary Barnes , Cullen Jennings , Murray Kucherawy
dmarc Alexey Domain-based Message Authentication, Reporting & Conformance Tim Draegen , Ned Freed , Barry Leiba
ecrit Adam Emergency Context Resolution with Internet Technologies Allison Mankin , Roger Marshall
httpbis Alexey Hypertext Transfer Protocol Patrick McManus , Mark Nottingham
ice Ben Interactive Connectivity Establishment Ari Keränen , Peter Thatcher
insipid Ben INtermediary-safe SIP session ID Keith Drage , Gonzalo Salgueiro
jmap Alexey JSON Mail Access Protocol Bron Gondwana , Barry Leiba
jsonbis Alexey Javascript Object Notation Update Matthew Miller
mmusic Ben Multiparty Multimedia Session Control Flemming Andreasen , Bo Burman
modern Adam Managing, Ordering, Distributing, Exposing, & Registering telephone Numbers Steve Donovan , Tom McGarry
netvc Adam Internet Video Codec Natasha Rooney , Mo Zanaty
payload Ben Audio/Video Transport Payloads Ali Begen , Roni Even
perc Ben Privacy Enhanced RTP Conferencing Suhas Nandakumar , Nils Ohlmeier
precis Alexey Preparation and Comparison of Internationalized Strings Marc Blanchet
regext Adam Registration Protocols Extensions James Galvin , Antoin Verschuren
rtcweb Adam Real-Time Communication in WEB-browsers Ted Hardie , Cullen Jennings , Sean Turner
sipbrandy Ben SIP Best-practice Recommendations Against Network Dangers to privacY Gonzalo Camarillo , Gonzalo Salgueiro
sipcore Ben Session Initiation Protocol Core Jean Mahoney , Brian Rosen
slim Alexey Selection of Language for Internet Media Bernard Aboba , Natasha Rooney
stir Adam Secure Telephone Identity Revisited Russ Housley , Robert Sparks
urnbis Alexey Uniform Resource Names, Revised Barry Leiba , Andrew Newton
uta Alexey Using TLS in Applications Leif Johansson , Orit Levin
webpush Adam Web-Based Push Notifications Joe Hildebrand , Shida Schubert , Phil Sorber
xrblock Ben Metric Blocks for use with RTCP's Extended Report Framework Dan Romascanu , Shida Schubert

General Area (gen)

gen Area Director (AD)

gen area-specific web pages

gen active WG

Group Responsible AD Name Chairs
mtgvenue Meeting Venue Charles Eckel , Pete Resnick

Internet Area (int)

int Area Directors (ADs)

int area-specific web pages

int active WGs

Group Responsible AD Name Chairs
6lo Suresh IPv6 over Networks of Resource-constrained Nodes Samita Chakrabarti , Gabriel Montenegro
6man Suresh IPv6 Maintenance Robert Hinden , Ole Troan
6tisch Suresh IPv6 over the TSCH mode of IEEE 802.15.4e Pascal Thubert , Thomas Watteyne
dhc Suresh Dynamic Host Configuration Tomek Mrugalski , Bernie Volz
dmm Suresh Distributed Mobility Management Sri Gundavelli , Jouni Korhonen , Dapeng Liu
dnssd Terry Extensions for Scalable DNS Service Discovery Tim Chown , Ralph Droms
dprive Terry DNS PRIVate Exchange Brian Haberman , Tim Wicinski
hip Terry Host Identity Protocol Gonzalo Camarillo
homenet Terry Home Networking Ray Bellis , Mark Townsley
intarea Suresh Internet Area Working Group Wassim Haddad , Juan-Carlos Zúñiga
ipwave Suresh IP Wireless Access in Vehicular Environments Carlos Bernardos , Russ Housley
lpwan Suresh IPv6 over Low Power Wide-Area Networks Alexander Pelov , Pascal Thubert
lwig Suresh Light-Weight Implementation Guidance Zhen Cao , Robert Cragie
ntp Suresh Network Time Protocol Karen O'Donoghue , Dieter Sibold
pcp Suresh Port Control Protocol Reinaldo Penno , Dave Thaler
savi Suresh Source Address Validation Improvements Jean-Michel Combes
softwire Terry Softwires Yong Cui , Ian Farrer
sunset4 Terry Sunsetting IPv4 Marc Blanchet , Wesley George
tictoc Suresh Timing over IP Connection and Transfer of Clock Karen O'Donoghue , Yaakov Stein

Operations and Management Area (ops)

ops Area Directors (ADs)

ops area-specific web pages

ops active WGs

Group Responsible AD Name Chairs
anima Terry Autonomic Networking Integrated Model and Approach Toerless Eckert , Sheng Jiang (Assigned AD: Terry Manderson)
bmwg Warren Benchmarking Methodology Sarah Banks , Al Morton
dime Ben Diameter Maintenance and Extensions Jouni Korhonen , Lionel Morand (Assigned AD: Ben Campbell)
dnsop Warren Domain Name System Operations Tim Wicinski , Suzanne Woolf
grow Warren Global Routing Operations Christopher Morrow , Peter Schoenmaker
l2sm Benoit L2VPN Service Model Adrian Farrel , Qin Wu
lime Benoit Layer Independent OAM Management in the Multi-Layer Environment Ron Bonica , Carlos Pignataro
lmap Benoit Large-Scale Measurement of Broadband Performance Dan Romascanu , Jason Weil
mboned Warren MBONE Deployment Leonard Giuliano , Greg Shepherd
netconf Benoit Network Configuration Mehmet Ersue , Mahesh Jethanandani , Kent Watsen
netmod Benoit Network Modeling Lou Berger , Kent Watsen
opsawg Warren Operations and Management Area Working Group Ignas Bagdonas , Joe Clarke , Tianran Zhou
opsec Warren Operational Security Capabilities for IP Network Infrastructure Gunter Van de Velde , Eric Vyncke
radext Kathleen RADIUS EXTensions Lionel Morand , Stefan Winter (Assigned AD: Kathleen Moriarty)
sidrops Warren SIDR Operations Chris Morrow , Keyur Patel
supa Benoit Simplified Use of Policy Abstractions Nevil Brownlee , Daniel King
v6ops Warren IPv6 Operations Fred Baker , Ron Bonica , Lee Howard

Routing Area (rtg)

rtg Area Directors (ADs)

rtg area-specific web pages

rtg active WGs

Group Responsible AD Name Chairs
babel Alia Babel routing protocol Donald Eastlake , Russ White
bess Alvaro BGP Enabled ServiceS Thomas Morin , Martin Vigoureux
bfd Alvaro Bidirectional Forwarding Detection Jeffrey Haas , Reshad Rahman
bier Alia Bit Indexed Explicit Replication Tony Przygienda , Greg Shepherd
ccamp Deborah Common Control and Measurement Plane Daniele Ceccarelli , Fatai Zhang
detnet Deborah Deterministic Networking Lou Berger , Patricia Thaler
i2rs Alia Interface to the Routing System Susan Hares , Russ White
idr Alvaro Inter-Domain Routing Susan Hares , John Scudder
isis Alia IS-IS for IP Internets Hannes Gredler , Christian Hopps
l2tpext Deborah Layer Two Tunneling Protocol Extensions Ignacio Goyret , Carlos Pignataro
lisp Deborah Locator/ID Separation Protocol Joel Halpern , Luigi Iannone
manet Alvaro Mobile Ad-hoc Networks Justin Dean , Stan Ratliff
mpls Deborah Multiprotocol Label Switching Loa Andersson , Nicolai Leymann , George Swallow
nvo3 Alia Network Virtualization Overlays Sam Aldrin , Matthew Bocci
ospf Alia Open Shortest Path First IGP Acee Lindem , Abhay Roy
pals Deborah Pseudowire And LDP-enabled Services Stewart Bryant , Andrew Malis
pce Deborah Path Computation Element Jonathan Hardwick , Julien Meuric , JP Vasseur
pim Alvaro Protocols for IP Multicast Mike McBride , Stig Venaas
roll Alvaro Routing Over Low power and Lossy networks Ines Robles , Peter Van der Stok
rtgwg Alia Routing Area Working Group Chris Bowers , Jeff Tantsura
sfc Alia Service Function Chaining Jim Guichard , Joel Halpern
sidr Alvaro Secure Inter-Domain Routing Chris Morrow , Sandra Murphy
spring Alvaro Source Packet Routing in Networking Bruno Decraene , Martin Vigoureux
teas Deborah Traffic Engineering Architecture and Signaling Vishnu Beeram , Lou Berger
trill Alia Transparent Interconnection of Lots of Links Susan Hares , Jon Hudson

Security Area (sec)

sec Area Directors (ADs)

sec area-specific web pages

sec active WGs

Group Responsible AD Name Chairs
ace Kathleen Authentication and Authorization for Constrained Environments Kepeng Li , Hannes Tschofenig
acme Kathleen Automated Certificate Management Environment Ted Hardie , Yoav Nir , Rich Salz
curdle Eric CURves, Deprecating and a Little more Encryption Daniel Migault , Rich Salz
dots Kathleen DDoS Open Threat Signaling Roman Danyliw , Tobias Gondrom
i2nsf Kathleen Interface to Network Security Functions Linda Dunbar , Yoav Nir
ipsecme Eric IP Security Maintenance and Extensions Tero Kivinen , David Waltermire
kitten Eric Common Authentication Technology Next Generation Benjamin Kaduk , Matthew Miller
lamps Eric Limited Additional Mechanisms for PKIX and SMIME Russ Housley
mile Kathleen Managed Incident Lightweight Exchange Nancy Cam-Winget , Takeshi Takahashi
oauth Eric Web Authorization Protocol Rifaat Shekh-Yusef , Hannes Tschofenig
openpgp Eric Open Specification for Pretty Good Privacy Daniel Gillmor , Barry Leiba
sacm Kathleen Security Automation and Continuous Monitoring Adam Montville , Karen O'Donoghue
secevent Kathleen Security Events Dick Hardt , Yaron Sheffer
tls Kathleen Transport Layer Security Joseph Salowey , Sean Turner
tokbind Eric Token Binding John Bradley , Leif Johansson
trans Eric Public Notary Transparency Melinda Shore , Paul Wouters

Transport Area (tsv)

tsv Area Directors (ADs)

tsv area-specific web pages

tsv active WGs

Group Responsible AD Name Chairs
alto Mirja Application-Layer Traffic Optimization Vijay Gurbani , Jan Seedorf
aqm Mirja Active Queue Management and Packet Scheduling Wesley Eddy , Richard Scheffenegger
dtn Spencer Delay/Disruption Tolerant Networking Marc Blanchet , Rick Taylor
ippm Spencer IP Performance Metrics Bill Cerveny , Brian Trammell
mptcp Mirja Multipath TCP Philip Eardley , Yoshifumi Nishida
nfsv4 Spencer Network File System Version 4 Brian Pawlowski , Spencer Shepler
quic Spencer QUIC Lars Eggert , Mark Nottingham
rmcat Mirja RTP Media Congestion Avoidance Techniques Anna Brunstrom , Colin Perkins , Martin Stiemerling
taps Spencer Transport Services Aaron Falk , Zaheduzzaman Sarker
tcpinc Mirja TCP Increased Security David Black , Kyle Rose
tcpm Mirja TCP Maintenance and Minor Extensions Yoshifumi Nishida , Michael Scharf , Michael Tüxen
tram Spencer TURN Revised and Modernized Gonzalo Camarillo , Simon Perreault
tsvwg Spencer Transport Area Working Group David Black , Wesley Eddy , Gorry Fairhurst