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The Role of the IRTF Chair (RFC7827)

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Original Publication Date: 2016-Mar-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2016-Apr-01
Document File: 14 page(s) / 17K

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Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

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L. Eggert: AUTHOR

Abstract

The Internet Research Task Force (IRTF) focuses on longer-term research issues related to the Internet, while its sister organization, the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), focuses on the shorter-term issues of engineering and standards making.

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Internet Architecture Board (IAB)                              L. Eggert Request for Comments: 7827                                        NetApp Category: Informational                                       March 2016 ISSN: 2070-1721

                        The Role of the IRTF Chair

Abstract

   This document briefly describes the role of the Chair of the Internet    Research Task Force (IRTF), discusses its duties, and outlines the    skill set a candidate for the role should ideally have.

Status of This Memo

   This document is not an Internet Standards Track specification; it is    published for informational purposes.

   This document is a product of the Internet Architecture Board (IAB)    and represents information that the IAB has deemed valuable to    provide for permanent record.  It represents the consensus of the    Internet Architecture Board (IAB).  Documents approved for    publication by the IAB are not a candidate for any level of Internet    Standard; see Section 2 of RFC 5741.

   Information about the current status of this document, any errata,    and how to provide feedback on it may be obtained at    http://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc7827.

Copyright Notice

   Copyright (c) 2016 IETF Trust and the persons identified as the    document authors.  All rights reserved.

   This document is subject to BCP 78 and the IETF Trust's Legal    Provisions Relating to IETF Documents    (http://trustee.ietf.org/license-info) in effect on the date of    publication of this document.  Please review these documents    carefully, as they describe your rights and restrictions with respect    to this document.

 Eggert                        Informational                     [Page 1]
 RFC 7827               The Role of the IRTF Chair             March 2016

 Table of Contents

   1.  Introduction  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   2    2.  Duties  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3      2.1.  Strategic . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3      2.2.  Administrative  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4      2.3.  IAB Membership  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   6    3.  Security Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   6    4.  Informative References  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   6    Acknowledgments . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   7    Author's Address  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   7

1.  Introduction

   The Internet Research Task Force (IRTF) focuses on longer-term    research issues related to the Internet, while its sister    organization, the Internet Engineering Task Force...