2014 Agenda & Presentations

26 August 2014

08:00 to 09:00Registration
09:00 to 10:30The Peering and Transit Strategies

- Welcome and Introduction (Michuki Mwangi, ISOC)
- Peering Game (Bill Norton, IIX)
10:30 to 11:00Coffee Break
11:00 to 12:30Peering and Transit Experiences

- Peering: Success or Failure (Simon Baroi, Fiber@Home)
- The Dawn of low latency Data Services in Africa: (Andrew Alstom, Liquid & Kyle Spencer, UIXP)
12:30 to 14:00Networking & Lunch
14:00 to 16:00Peering and Transit Tutorials

- Telemetry in your network – don’t be blind! (Jerome Fleury, Cloudflare)
- Known your Backbone: DWDM (Simon Baroi, Fiber@home)
- Introduction to peering Bilaterals and Negotiations – What you need to know (Mike Blanche, Google)
16:00 to 16:30Coffee Break
16:30 to 18:00Africa Peering Discussions

- Project Link in Uganda (Kai Wulff, Google)
- Impact of building a national fibre optic network. Role of Broadband Systems Corporation – BSC and the Government of Rwanda (Ghislain Nkeramugaba, RICTA)
- Peering Introductions 1 (Michuki Mwangi, ISOC)
- Q & A session
19:00 to 21:00Opening Peering Social – Sponsored by France-IX

Pullman Hotel - la Piscine

27 August 2014

08:00 to 08:45Registration
09:00 to 10:30Opening Session: Opening Remarks

- Ministry

Moderator: Dawit Bekele
10:30 to 11:00Coffee Break
11:00 to 12:00Keynote Speech 1: “The Future of Content Hosting in Africa”

Speaker: Mathieu Paonessa (Jaguar Networks)
12:00 to 12:30Peering Introductions 2

Speaker: Michuki Mwangi (ISOC)
12:30 to 14:00Networking & Lunch
14:00 to 15:30Content Panel

- Panel Session I: “Content Policy”

Moderator: Mouhamet Diop (Kheweul.com)
- Thomas Volmer
- Michael Kende (ISOC)
- Bocar Kane (Kylene Group)
- Kyle Spencer (UIXP)
15:30 to 16:00Coffee Break & Launch of Peering Play Book
16:00 to 17:30Peering Bilateral Meetings Session 1

- Closing Remarks: Dawit Bekele (ISOC)
18:30 to 21:30Gala Dinner Sponsored by ARTP

JUST 4 U Restaurant

28 August 2014

08:00 to 08:45Registration
09:00 to 09:30Peering Bilateral Meetings Session 2
09:30 to 10:30Keynote Speech II: “The Future of Peering”

Speaker: Bill Norton (IIX)
10:30 to 11:00Coffee Break & Group Photo
11:00 to 12:30The Future of Peering

Panel Session II: “IXP Futures – The opportunities for IXPs to grow national and cross-border peering”

Moderator: Nishal Goburdhan (ISPA ZA)

- Michuki Mwangi (ISOC)
- Wouter Van Houlten (Interxion)
- Mathieu Paonessa (Jaguar Networks)
- Solène Souquet (FranceIX)
12:30 to 14:00Networking & Lunch
14:00 to 15:30Internet Traffic Measurement In Africa

“Traffic Flow measurement for Africa”
- Africa to Africa: AS-Level topology snapshot

Moderator: Michael Kende (ISOC)

- Roderick Fanou (IMDEA)
- Alain Aina (AfriNIC)
- Ghislain Nkeramugaba (RICTA)
- Modou Sall (Orange Sonatel)
15:30 to 16:00Coffee break
16:00 to 17:30Lightning Talks

- IXP Toolkit (Jane Coffin, ISOC)
- Peering in Kenya (Barry Macharia, KIXP)
- The successful implementation of an IXP and its evolution (Adelard Kenese, Burundix)
- DO Base (Chris Grunderman, ISOC)
- Business Intelligence Application (Elaud Kutiwa)

Closing Remarks: Dawit Bekele (ISOC)
17:30 to 19:00Closing Peering Social – Sponsored by LINX

Pullman Hotel - la Terrace