GPF 2024 Agenda

18:00 – 21:00: Welcome Social

Venue: San Juan Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino – Ocean Terrace

 

8:30 – 9:30: Breakfast 🍳

9:30 – 9:35: Conference Opening

9:35 – 9:55: High cost transit and IX’s – For fun, not profit – Jeff Brandt (Puerto Rico Internet Exchange, Inc.)

9:55 – 10:20: Network Hygene: Combating Malicious Actors with BGP – John Brown (Team Cymru)

10:20 – 10:45: Peering LAN Security at IXPs Revisited – Greg Hankins (Nokia)

10:45 – 10:55: PeeringDB intro & update – Chris Malayter (PeeringDB)

10:55 – 11:05: IXP Peering Personals

11:05 – 11:30: Morning Break ☕

11:30 – 11:55: What Open Caching Means for a Peering Manager – Jeff Budney (Verizon)

11:55 – 12:20: Innovation in the AWS Networking – 2024 and Onwards – Fredrik Korsbäck (AWS)

12:20 – 12:30: Call for new board members – Ben Hedges (GPF Board Treasurer)

12:30 – 13:30: Lunch 🍽️

13:30 – 17:30: Bi-lateral Meetings

19:00 – 22:00: Evening Social

Social Event: Casa Bacardi

  • Departure from the hotel: Buses will leave from the front of the hotel promptly every 15 minutes from 17:45. Plan to be there at least 5 minutes prior to departure.  
  • Departure from Bacardi: Buses will depart from Casa Bacardi from 21:00 with the last bus at 22:00.

8:30 – 9:30: Breakfast 🍳

9:30 – 10:30: Panel – Emerging Trends in new member ecosystems

Moderator: Mark Daley (Epsilon Telecommunications)

Panelists:

  • Iku Kusumoto (BBIX)
  • Julio Sirota (IX.br)
  • Bernd Spiess (DE-CIX)
  • Inga Turner (LINX)
  • Ruben van den Brink (AMS-IX)

10:30 – 10:45: AGM

10:45 – 11:00: Network Peering Personals

11:00 – 11:30: Morning Break ☕

11:30 – 11:55: Global Interconnection Hub Update – Patrick Christian (Telegeography)

11:55 – 12:05: The OpenBGPd experience @LINX – Richard Petrie (LINX)

12:05 – 12:30: MAPS – and the Enterprises – Bernd Spiess (DE-CIX)

12:30 – 13:30: Lunch 🍽️

13:30 – 17:30: Bi-lateral Meetings

19:00 – 22:00: Evening Social

Social Event: Antiguo Casino

  • Departure from the hotel: From 18:30 with the last bus at 19:00. 
  • Departure from Antiguo Casino: Buses will leave from 21:00 pm with the last bus at 22:00 pm.

GPF offers to any attendees the option to bring a “+1” to this social event at the cost of $50 USD

8:30 – 9:30: Breakfast 🍳

9:30 – 10:00: Peering Pirates: Do what I say, not what a I do – Alejandro Silvestre (Telecom Argentina)

10:00 – 10:30: Feedback from IETF 119 Brisbane March 2024 – Ben Maddison (Workonline Communications)

10:30 – 11:00: Morning Break ☕

11:00 – 12:00: Panel: Ten Years On – Looking back on changes to the USA peering landscape

Moderator: Ben Hedges (Global Peering Forum)

12:00 – 12:30: Closing + EPF 2024 update

12:30 – 13:30: Lunch 🍽️

13:30 – 17:30: Bi-lateral Meetings