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Date: 2 Sep 2011 (Friday)
Time: 2pm - 5pm
Venue:  Function Room, Core E, Cyberport 3,100 Cyberport Road, Hong Kong
 (free shuttle bus from Admiralty to Cyberport will be arranged) 

REGISTER HERE: http://www.isoc.hk/afterw6d/

 

On World IPv6 Day (June 8th 2011), top content providers such as Google, Yahoo, Facebook and more than 1000 participating websites joined together for a successful global-scale trial of the new Internet Protocol, IPv6. This is the first ever largest IPv6 deployment in the world.  By providing a coordinated 24-hour “test flight”, the event helped demonstrate that major websites around the world are well-positioned for the move to a global IPv6-enabled Internet, enabling its continued exponential growth. 

A key goal of World IPv6 Day was to expose potential issues with real-world IPv6 use under controlled conditions. Given the diversity of technology that powers the Internet, the global nature of the trial was crucial to identify unforeseen problems. The vast majority of users were able to access services as usual, but in rare cases, users experienced impaired access to participating websites during the trial.
After World IPv6 Day, then the question is "what's next?". We are pleased that speakers from Google, Yahoo and Hurricane Electric, who did the actual IPv6 deployment work on World IPv6 Day, will come to Hong Kong and share with us their valuable experience, including how they planned for World IPv6 Day, operational issues, deployment problems, security issues and transition mechanism.

Our Overseas Speakers:

Erik Kline

Erik Kline, IPv6 Software Engineer, Google, JP

Erik Kline is an IPv6 Software Engineer for Google in Tokyo. He has worked for Google since 2004 and has been architecting networks and writing software since 1993. Having started work on IPv6 porting and deployment in 2005, as a <20% project, he transitioned to a 100% "IPv6 guy" in October of 2007. He has contributed as a software developer to the launch of IPv6 support for numerous Google services.

           

Jason Fesler

Jason Fesler, Senior Principal Architect, Yahoo!, US

Jason Fesler is a senior principal architect in Yahoo! Operations, where he focuses on "IP Survivability" - handling the exhaustion of IPv4, and the promotion of IPv6.  He provides the technical leadership across all layers of the company, driving towards Yahoo's plan of offering services via IPv6.  Most recently, he successfully drove Yahoo's participation in World IPv6 Day.

Martin Levy

Martin Levy, Director IPv6 Strategy, Hurricane Electric, US

Martin Levy has been involved in the TCP/IP world since the publication of the first TCP/IP RFCs in the early 80’s. It was at Bell Labs where he ran their first TCP/IP network-enabled UNIX computers. Since joining Hurricane Electric in early 2008, Martin has taken on the role of significantly expanding Hurricane Electric’s IPv6 global connectivity services.  Martin Levy’s major contribution to the IPv6 world while at Hurricane Electric has been his tireless pursuit in making IPv6′s global routing on-par or better than the existing Internet routing.

Charles Mok

Kevin Yin, Head of CTO Office, Great China, Cisco Systems & Commissioner of IPv6 Forum, China

Kevin Yin has 22 year experience in telecommunication and networking industry.  He started his industry career as a Software Developer in Motorola Corp U.S.A and the Development Manager in Network General Corp U.S.A.   Prior to joining Cisco, he was a Senior Staff Member of Bell lab at Lucent Technology U.S.A.  He has been working in network architecture design, signaling and protocols development, such as IPTV and IP NGN as well as in areas of IPv6, IP mobility, IP security, Cloud Computing & distributed multimedia system and Internet of Things. 

Charles Mok

Charles Mok, Chairman, Internet Society Hong Kong (Moderator)

Panel Discussion:  After World IPv6 Day, what's next? 

 

Please register now to secure a seat!

Attendees have a chance to win a
Cisco RV042 Dual WAN VPN Router

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