SAFNOG-7

Conference Full Agenda Below

SAFNOG-7 CONFERENCE AUGUST 30-31, 2022
DAY 1 - 30 AUGUST
Time
Topic
Speaker
08h00-09h30

Registration
09h40-09h45

Welcome Portia Rabonda
SAFNOG
09h45-10h00

Introduction to SAFNOG-7 Portia Rabonda
SAFNOG
10h00-10h30

Internet development in Africa. Do resource policies matter? Madhvi Gokool
AFRINIC
10h30-11h00

Back to the future: Network operators, independence & redundancy.
Where does the responsibility and accountability lie?
Saul Stein
eNetworks

11h00-11h30

COFFEE BREAK
11h30-12h00

RPKI propagation time Amreesh Phokeer
Internet Society
12h00-12h30

Interdomain discard-route signalling and the RPKI Ben Maddison
Workonline Communications
12h30-13h30

LUNCH BREAK
13h30-15h00

Panel: The global semi conductor shortage, & its impact on network operations
Werner Viljoen - Arista, David Groom - XON , Ben Maddison - Workonline Communications , Barry Elliott - Infinera , Ryan Sher - WIOCC , Saul Stein - eNetworks, Xabiso Matewu, Andrew Alston - Liquid Telecommunications
Moderated by Mark Tinka
SAFNOG
15h00-15h30

COFFEE BREAK
15h30-16h00

Updates on the activities of ZANOG, and the smaller NOG's within South Africa Donald Jolley
ZANOG
16h00-16h30

BGP Roles: 7 years from idea to implementation Eugene Bogomazov
Qrator Labs
16h30

End of Day One
17h00 - Late

NAPAfrica Beers for Peers - Hosted by Teraco



SAFNOG-7 CONFERENCE AUGUST 30-31, 2022
DAY 2 - 31 AUGUST
Time
Topic
Speaker
09h00-10h00

Registration
10h00-10h30

Design for Disaster Graham Beneke
Vumatel
10h30-11h00

Africa, Standards and the IETF Andrew Alston
Liquid Telecommunications

11h00-11h30

COFFEE BREAK
11h30-12h00

Are you kidding me?? Yolandi Cloete
NAP Africa
12h00-12h30

KINDNS - a new DNS initiative for operators Yazid Akanho
ICANN
12h30-13h30

LUNCH BREAK
13h30-14h15

Closing Keynote
Value shifts, and the reframing of the modern telco
Edgar Kasenene
IDEX
14h15-14h55

INX-ZA user meeting (open to all) Edrich de Lange
INX-ZA
14h55-15h00

Peering Personals Mark Tinka
SAFNOG
15h00-15h30

COFFEE BREAK
15h30-16h00

Achieving maximum performance on SDM (Spatial Division Multiplexing) submarine cables Alan Hollander
Infinera
16h00-16h30

Equiano: What's it for, how does it work and what are the benefits? Jonathan Davidson
Google
16h30-16h45

Closing Session
16h45

End of Day Two
17h30 - Late

Closing Social - Cocktails

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