APNIC participated at the 52nd Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation Telecommunications and Information Working Group (APEC TEL 52) from 19 to 21 October 2015, in Auckland, New Zealand.
APEC TEL aims to improve telecommunications and information infrastructure in the Asia Pacific region by implementing cooperation strategies and development projects.
APNIC has been an official guest at APEC TEL since 2009, regularly providing insight into regional IPv6 deployment at the Development Steering Group (DSG) and more recently taking part in the Security and Prosperity Steering Group (SPSG).
APNIC activities included:
- External Relations Manager, Klée Aiken, traveled to APEC TEL 52 to engage with delegates from the 21 APEC member economies as well as guests from ISOC, APCERT, InternetNZ, APLAC, and INTUG.
- Klée presented a guest message at the opening plenary, an IPv6 deployment update at the DSG on IPv6 end user readiness among APEC economies, and an update on APNIC’s cybersecurity activities at the SPSG.
- He also took part in the DSG Industry Roundtable on ICT Innovation and SPSG Cybersecurity Framework workshop.
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