[npnog] Explore the APRICOT 2021 program
Srinivas (Sunny) Chendi
sunny at apnic.net
Thu Feb 18 07:44:19 +0545 2021
Explore the APRICOT 2021 program
The APRICOT 2021 program is now final — check it out!
There's plenty of technical content in the program, including the
regular Asia Pacific Operators Forum (APOPS) tracks, sessions on
security, infrastructure, network operations, and IPv6, and the Peering
Don't forget, there are also several tutorials being held from 22 to 26
February to extend your learning.
Don't miss the Opening Ceremony and Plenary with a keynote presentation
by ICANN CEO, Göran Marby.
You need to have an APNIC Login to register and registration is open
until the last day of the conference. Creating a login is quick and
Register now and join us at the conference.
Lightning talks are open to all registered APRICOT 2021 attendees, and
the call for submissions is now open.
Lightning talks are short talks/presentations on relevant topics that
last no more than 10 minutes, including setting up to present and Q&A.
This time limit is strictly enforced.
Talks on technical topics that are timely, interesting, or even a little
crazy, are invited. The APRICOT 2021 Program Committee will evaluate all
submissions and choose the best six. Talks must be relevant to the
Internet operations community, following the APRICOT Presentation
Submit a Lightning Talk
Connect with your peers
Peering Personals will be part of the Peering Forum at APRICOT again.
They're an opportunity for infrastructure operators to introduce their
network and peering information. Each organization will have a minute to
present their peering and interconnect details.
Please submit your Peering Personal, using the slide template provided,
via the APRICOT 2021 paper submission system, selecting the Peering
This is a great opportunity for operators to increase their peering
Have a question about your APNIC membership or need more IP addresses?
Chat with Member Services one-on-one. Each discussion is confidential.
Participate in the APNIC 51 Open Policy Meeting
Two proposals are up for discussion at the APNIC 51 Open Policy Meeting,
- prop-130: Modification of transfer policies
- prop-133: Clarification on Sub-Assignments
Good policy relies on a range of opinions — the community wants to hear
from you! Have your say about the proposals by subscribing to the
mailing list, or participating at the OPM.
Voting for the APNIC EC election is open
Member voting for the APNIC EC election is open now until 14:00
(UTC +8), Thursday, 4 March 2021.
By default, APNIC Corporate Contacts and Contacts with voting rights
can vote in the election. Please be aware, you may not change or
withdraw your vote, or appoint a proxy, after your vote has been
To vote, login to MyAPNIC using two-factor authentication and click the
‘Vote Now’ link on the dashboard. This will give you access to the
BigPulse voting interface.
Alternatively, APNIC Corporate Contacts can appoint a proxy to vote on
their behalf. Please note, if a proxy is appointed, the Member’s
Corporate Contacts will lose the right to vote directly for the APNIC
Proxy appointment is also open now and closes on Tuesday, 2 March 2021
at 11:00 (UTC +8).
Individuals who are appointed as proxies will receive email notification
of their appointment and will be able to vote online via MyAPNIC during
the AGM on Thursday, 4 March 2021 from 11:00 to 14:00 (UTC +8).
For more information, please visit the conference website.
APRICOT 2021 meeting tool available
Stay connected with other APRICOT 2021 delegates with the meeting
The tool allows peering coordinators and other delegates to arrange
one-to-one or one-to-many meetings during the conference week.
The facility is provided by MeetingTool GmbH, familiar to those who have
participated in some of the peering forums around the world.
APRICOT 2021 delegates who wish to use the meeting tool should send a
request by email to meetings at apricot.net, stating name, job designation,
and organization, as per registration. The APRICOT 2021 Secretariat will
reply providing a unique code that can be used to register an account,
or link an existing MeetingTool account to APRICOT 2021. Instructions on
how to use the tool will also be provided in this email.
Thanks to the sponsors
Many thanks to the sponsors for their support of APRICOT 2021.
secretariat at apricot.net http://2021.apricot.net
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