Note: We will have 2 groups: 1 starting the Parliament visit at 12:30, the other at 12:40. There will be some sandwiches provided in the bus. For more info, check here
Welcome drinks and Finger Buffet at the Novotel
(1st floor of the hotel)
One representative from each newly affiliated IXP or prospective member IXP will be asked to introduce themselves and give a very brief summary of developments/issues within their IXP.
Our Patrons and Guests will then be given the opportunity to do the same.
Resellers : Friend or Foe?
*** Last call for Executive Board Nominations ***
1. Opening of 27th General Meeting
2. Agenda approval
3. Approval of 26th General Meeting minutes
4. Euro-IX Secretariat Update
5. Explanation of Audit Committee’s Role
6. Address from all board nominees
7. Budget for 2015
a) Presentation of the Euro-IX budget for 2015
b) Approval of the membership fees for 2015
8. Standing down of Board members
9. Executive Board Elections
a) Explanation of voting system (STV)
c) Ballot count and results
10. Any other business
11. Next General Meeting
A panel discussion on the blackhole feature with a look at the pros, cons and if there should be a standard way to support this feature across IXPs.
Andy Davidson Sheffield , United Kingdom
Ben Hedges London , United Kingdom
Bijal Sanghani London , United Kingdom
Bijal Sanghani is the Secretary General at Euro-IX based in London, UK.
Bijal’s experience includes DNS management for DEMON Internet, Provisioning Engineer at Level 3, Senior Operations Engineer at FLAG Telecom and Reliance Globalcom where she was involved from the beginning to build the FLAG IP network. In 2011 Bijal moved from an operational role to the top management role at Euro-IX. Euro-IX is a non-profit membership association for Internet Exchange Points (IXPs). In her role she brings the members together to share ideas and experiences on technical, commercial and regulatory matters, and works on other IXP related projects such as the IXPDB (IXP Database) and support programs to help IXPs in need. Bijal has grown the membership by over 90% since she started in 2011.
Bijal has been involved with the Peering and Interconnect Community since 2003, she’s been a RIPE NCC Services Working Group Co-chair since 2005 and served on the UKNOF Program Committee from 2006 until 2014. Bijal was elected on to the PeeringDB Board in 2017 where she currently serves as a Director.
Emile Aben Amsterdam , Netherlands
Enric Pujol Berlin , Germany
Ondrej Filip Prague , Czechia
Frederic Libotte Brussels , Belgium
Greg Hankins Atlanta , United States of America
Johannes Moos Frankfurt , Germany
John Souter London , United Kingdom
Juan Cardona Madrid , Spain
Kurt Erik Lindqvist London , United Kingdom
Mikhail Grishin Moscow , Russia
Martin Pels Amsterdam , Netherlands
marc bruyere Toulouse , France
Mikael Holmberg Helsinki , Finland
Nick Hilliard Dublin , Ireland
Pablo Costa Sao Paulo , Brazil
Remco van Mook Schalkhaar , Netherlands
Robert Lister LONDON , United Kingdom
Salvador da Silva Neto Sao Paulo , Brazil
Simone Morandini Milan , Italy
Thomas King Frankfurt , Germany
Vahan Hovsepyan Yerevan , Armenia
Tomoya Yoshida firstname.lastname@example.org , Japan