Director of International Affairs, CNNIC
As director of International Department of CNNIC (China Internet Network Information Center), Ning Kong is responsible for leading CNNIC’s international affairs related with ISOC, ICANN, IGF, IETF and APNIC.
Ning Kong earned his doctorate in Computer Science from University of Chinese Academy of Sciences in 2008. Since then, he has joined CNNIC as the technical researcher. His research work focuses on DNS related technologies. He has been active in the IETF since 2009 and coauthored RFC 7480, RFC 7481 and RFC 7485 which define the Registration Data Access Protocol (RDAP). He is one of six designated experts of the IANA EPPEXT Registry.