We invite all individuals wishing to make presentations during AIS’19, which will be held from 9 to 21 June 2019 to submit abstracts. The meeting website is now up at https://www.internetsummit.africa

To enrich the discussions and share knowledge with the technical community at AIS’19, we are seeking presentations of a wide range of issues, broadly related to growth, access and development of Internet in Africa. Please read the event concept note at https://www.internetsummit.africa/images/AIS19_EN_concept_note.pdf

We are specifically interested in presentations focusing on the following areas:

  • The Internet and Sustainable Development
  • Internet Governance
  • Business Practices and Technology
  • E-governance
  • Cyber Security
  • Core Internet Infrastructure
  • Access, Utility and Development
  • Internet Number Resources Management
  • Internet Measurements
  • Higher Education in the Age of Technology
  • Cloud Computing
  • Open Data/Big Data
  • Technology and Content Production
  • Relations between Mobile Operators and the Internet Community
  • Mobile Applications
  • IPv6
  • Peering and Interconnection
  • DNS
  • RPKI
  • IXPs

Your contribution can be in the form of a presentation during a session, a tutorial, or a live technical demonstration. Kindly read all information carefully before submitting your proposal.

Speakers’ Guidelines

  • The maximum time allotted per presentation will not exceed 30 minutes.
  • The presenter(s) will be required to upload their final presentation in PDF format, no later than five (5) days prior to the presentation date.
  • Presenters are responsible for producing any handouts if required. There are usually approximately 200 delegates in each session. Presentations with marketing and/or commercial content will not be considered.

How to submit a Presentation Proposal

Important dates to note

  • Deadline for submitting an application - 5 April 2019
  • Notification of acceptance of application - 12 April 20119
  • Submission of presentation - 25 April 2019