The Africa Peering and Interconnection Forum (AfPIF) 2013 starts today in Casablanca, Morocco. This three-day event starts with a one day training programme followed by a two-day forum that aims to address the key Interconnection opportunities and challenges that exist in the region.
The theme for this year’s event is: Policy Implementation and the Regional Content Factor
AFRINIC is represented on panels at the Forum by Nishal Goburdhan, Senior Project Manager and Hisham Ibrahim, IPv6 Programme Manager.
AFRINIC is proud to be a Gold Sponsor of AfPIF 2013.
AfPIF 2013 Date and Location
- Date: 3 - 5 September, 2013
- Location: Sheraton Casablanca Hotel & Towers, Casablanca, Morocco.
If you are not on location in Casablanca, follow the discussions live through the webcasts and remote participation as follows:
Day 1 - 3rd Sept: The Peering Coordinators Day
Day 2 - 4th Sept: Formal Opening, Keynote Speech on Policy and Panel Discussions
Day 3 - 5th Sept: Keynote Speech on Content and Panel Discussions
[Option 1]: Questions can be posted below the live video stream session.
[Option 2]: Using twitter hashtag #afpif2013
The Africa Peering and Interconnection Forum (AfPIF) addresses the key interconnection, peering, and traffic exchange opportunities and challenges on the continent. More information on AfPIF-2013 is available at http://www.internetsociety.org/afpif-2013/
AfPIF aims to foster national and cross-border interconnection opportunities by providing a forum where key players from infrastructure and service providers, IXPs, regulators and policy makers can engage in a relaxed but business like environment, sharing their experiences and learning from experts in the field.