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African Peering and Interconnection Forum (AfPIF) Streaming Live This Week From Dakar, Senegal

The 5th African Peering and Interconnection Forum (AfPIF) gets underway today, August 26, 2014, in Dakar, Senegal, with a packed agenda full of sessions focused on the future of peering and interconnection in Africa. There are sessions targeted at Internet Service Providers (ISPs), Internet Exchange Points (IXPs), infrastructure providers, content creators and policy makers and regulators. The event goes through Thursday, August 28, 2014.

The full agenda can be found at:


Note that the timezone for Dakar, Senegal, is the actual UTC. All of the sessions will be streamed live at:




If you are a Twitter user you can also follow the #afpif2014 hashtag to see text and photos coming out of the event.

By Dan York, Author and Speaker on Internet technologies - and on staff of Internet Society – Dan is the Director of Web Strategy, and Project Lead, Open Standards Everywhere, for the Internet Society but opinions posted on CircleID are his own. View more of Dan's writing and audio here. Visit Page

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@afpif2014 By Jane Coffin  –  Aug 26, 2014 8:23 am PDT

Excellent presentations and discussions @afPIF2014 in Dakar.

Updates also on Facebook and Google+ By Dan York  –  Aug 26, 2014 10:12 am PDT

I should note that there are also updates appearing on Facebook and Google+ using the #afpif2014 hashtag:



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