AFRINIC, Internet Society and France Telecom have partnered together in an effort to ignite African IPv6 initiatives and activities. This Webinar aims at assisting African operators with their adoption plans through sharing best experiences and practices region wide. The meeting will be 90 minutes long, divided into two segments of 45 minutes each:
This webinar targets mainly operators and other stakeholders interested in IPv6 deployment in the African region.
Interested parties can join the meeting through the following means:
A: Register for the Webinar to obtain the meeting password:
Click here to go to the registration page. The Webex link and password will be sent to the email you specify so please use a working email address.
B: Phone dial in
Phone dial-in option is also available. Details will be included in the registration email.
Test your Webex in Advance
Tip: We advise participants to test their ability to connect to the meeting platform by logging on here on Wednesday, 5 June 2013, from 12:30 to 3:30 PM UTC. On this date, Webex will be made available for test purposes only. For example, two people can connect and see if they can hear each other.
Also, choose "Call using this computer" when prompted after logging into the session on 6 June. Kindly mute your microphone as you enter the session.
The meeting will be 95 minutes long.
AFRINIC - was set up to serve the African community by providing professional and efficient management of Internet Number Resources, supporting Internet technology usage and development, and promoting a participatory and multi-stakeholder approach to Internet self governance. AFRINIC is a non-government, not-for-profit, membership based organisation, based in Mauritius. Trainings and capacity building are a central part of AFRINIC's activities. Our objective is to build competence within our region in IPv6 implementation and associated technologies required to use our resources effectively. We also seek to increase awareness within the service region on how the Internet is governed and the role organisations play in this environment.
Internet Society (ISOC) - is the world's trusted independent source of leadership for Internet policy, technology standards, and future development. Based on its principled vision and substantial technological foundation, the Internet Society works with its members and Chapters around the world to promote the continued evolution and growth of the open Internet through dialog among companies, governments, and other organizations around the world.
France Telecom Orange - is one of the world's leading telecommunications operators with 170,000 employees worldwide, 105,000 in France alone. Present in 33 countries, the Group had 231 million customers as of 31 December 2012, including 172 million mobile customers and 15 million broadband Internet (ADSL, fibre) customers worldwide. It had ,sales of 43.5 billion euros in 2011. Orange is one of the main European operators for mobile and broadband Internet services. Under the brand Orange Business Services, it is one of the leading providers of telecommunication services to multinational companies.