Irish IPv6 Summit

Its taking up quite a bit of my time at the moment, and rapidly approaching (19th May).  Registration opened today (finally!), and the (draft) agenda is:

08:30 Registration and Coffee/Tea
09:00 Ministerial Launch

  • Minister of State, Science Technology and Innovation, Conor Lenihan

09:30 Welcome Address

  • Mícheál Ó Foghlú , (Chair, Irish IPv6 TF)

NATIONAL CONTEXTS

10:00 KEYNOTE New Zealand and Ireland: IPv6 Deployment Challenges for Islands

  • Brian Carpenter, Professor (University of Auckland)

10:30 Irish IPv6 Policy

  • Roger O’Connor , Director of Business & Technology (DCENR)

11:00 Coffee/Tea Break and Networking

MOBILE WIRELESS AND FIXED BROADBAND

11:30 Dutch Experience with Fixed IPv6 Broadband

  • Marco Hogewoning (XS4ALL)

12:00 Campus Deployment of IPv6

  • Tim Chown (University of Southampton)

12:30 Irish Experience of Wireless IPv6 Broadband

  • Martin List-Petersen CTO (AirWire)

13:00 LUNCH and Networking

DEPLOYMENT AND POLICY ISSUES
14:00 KEYNOTE: RIPE NCC and IPv6

  • Daniel Karrenberg, Chief Scientist (RIPE- NCC)

14:30 Irish IPv6 Deployment for Hosting Providers

  • Michele Neylon Managing Director (Blacknight Internet Solutions)

15:00 The Story so Far: IPv4 Depletion

  • Geoff Huston Chief Scientist (APNIC) (via Video)

15:20 Coffee/Tea Break and Networking

ENTERPRISE ISSUES AND DISCUSSION
16:00 IPv6 Enterprise Strategy

  • Yanick Pouffary , HP Distinguished Technologist in IPv6

16:30 Panel Session: IPv6 Deployment Challenges

  • Yves Paindaveine (EU Commission)
  • Mat Ford (ISOC)
  • Tim Chown (University of Southampton)
  • Dennis Jennings Board Member (ICANN)
  • Dave Northey (Microsoft)

17.30 Finish

Looking forward to seeing you there!

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