World IPv6 Launch Conference ended successfully at ENSPT Yaoundé

ISOC Cameroon Chapter has organized successfully a public conference on June 6 2012 at the Advanced School of Posts and Telecommunications (ENSPT) of Yaounde to mark the celebration of the World IPv6 Launch in Cameroon.
The Conference was sponsored by the Internet Society (ISOC) via the Chapter Event funding programme and supported by the Advanced School of Posts and Telecommunications of Yaounde (ENSPT).
The conference brought together some Cameroon’s Internet Service Providers (Creolink, Ringo …), the Internet Regulator in Cameroon (ANTIC), the managers of ENSPT, network engineers and Internet users to exchange experiences, best practices and imagining best strategy for smooth migration to IPv6 in Cameroon.
The Conference led to the creation of the Cameroonian IPv6 Task Force and called for more awareness initiatives about the importance of IPv6. Every stakeholders of the development of the Internet in Cameroon has to take concrete actions to promote IPv6 adoption and effective deployment in their respective areas.
Panelists and Speakers of the conference were:

  • Ing./Man. NANGA AYISSI, Deputy Director of ENSPT Yaounde
  • Dr. Janvier Ngnoulaye, President of ISOC Cameroon Chapter
  • Serge Fonkou, NOC Manager Creolink (First “IPv6 ready” ISP in Cameroon
  • Victor Ndonnang, Secretary General of ISOC Cameroon Chapter

Documents of the conference are available here:
LES ENJEUX ET LES MODELES ECONOMIQUES D’IPV6
ISOC_CM_IPv6_Day_Presentation
IPv6-Launch_ISOC-Cameroon_Victor-Ndonnang
IPv6_Day_Cas_des_2-FAI_Presentation.ppt
CREOLINK-IPV6-READINESS_Serge-Fonkou
Media Coverage:
The event was covered by the Cameroon’s Radio and Television (CRTV) and was part of the headlines of the 8:30 PM TV’s news of June 6 2012. An article was also published on the CRTV’s Web site: http://www.crtv.cm/cont/nouvelles/nouvelles_sola_fr.php?idField=11288&table=nouvelles&sub=societe
Some pictures of the conference:
Thanks to our main Sponsor:

 
 
 
Thanks to our Host:

 
 
 
 
Thanks to all attendees for their active participation.
Victor Ndonnang
Secretary General ISOC Cameroon Chapter.

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