Session 2015

We are working on the IPv6 Business Conference 2016, taking place on June 16. We will add a third track
and more focus on applications and devops, while still covering the important topics of planning, business cases
and geeky tech sessions.

The new program will be published soon. Speakers that have confirmed so far include:

  • Constanze Bürger, Bundesministerium des Innern, Deutschland
  • Stephanie Schuller, LinkedIn, Case Study
  • Justine Vick, Microsoft IT, Case Study
  • Nathalie Künneke-Trenaman, RIPE NCC
  • Gert Döring, Spacenet
  • Eric Vyncke, Cisco
  • Enno Rey, ERNW
  • Mukom A. Tamon, AFRINIC
  • Aarno Aukia, VSHN


Meanwhile below is the program of the 2015 conference, which took place on June 18, 2015. We have uploaded all presentations in PDF Format. You can download them by clicking on the title of the session you are interested in.

All presentations were held in English to accommodate our french and italian speaking customers as well as international visitors.

June 17 Preconference Workshop
@ Digicomp
09.00 – 17.00
Jeff Carrell
IPv6 Workshop: Build it, Use it – Hands-on Lab
Description, Requirements, Location
June 18 Business Track Technical Track
09.00 – 09.15
Silvia Hagen, Chair Swiss IPv6 Council
Presentation of Sponsors
09.15 – 09.45 Bruno Sauter, General Director Office of Economy and Labour (AWA)
The Importance of a Free Internet for the Economy and the People
10.00 – 10.30 Alain Fiocco, Cisco
IPv6 Adoption around the Globe. Measuring and Sharing the Numbers.
Gert Döring
NAT and IPv6
10.30 – 11.00 Georg Kirchmair, Senior System Engineer Swarovski
Swarovski Case Study – The Way to IPv6
Eric Vyncke, Cisco
Leveraging Extension Header for Traffic Engineering (Segment Routing)
11.00 – 11.30 Coffee Break
11.30 – 12.00 Curt Beckmann, Brocade
IPv6 on OpenStack: Feature Parity is a Tricky Question

Enno Rey
Reliable and Secure DHCPv6
12.00 – 12.30 Tom Coffeen, Infoblox
Evolving Best Practices for IPv6 Address Planning
Eric Vyncke
IPv6 in Belgium and
HTTP State Mechanism Issues (two separate PDFs)
12.30 – 13.30 Lunch Break
13.30 – 14.00 Marcus Keane, Microsoft
Case Study: IPv6 in the Enterprise – Microsofts Experience
Nathalie Künneke-Trenaman, IPv6 Program Manager RIPE
IPv6 at Home – The Mysteries of Home Automation with IPv6 in Practice and the Internet of Things – or: How to remote-feed a Cat over IPv6.
14.00 – 14.30 Enno Rey & Christopher Werny
IPv6 in Virtualized Data Centers
Fernando Gont, SI6 Networks
IPv6 Advanced Security
14.30 – 15.00 Enno Rey
IPv6 Address Space Allocation Approaches for Large Enterprises and RIPE Policy Updates
Shane Kerr, BII
Reverse DNS in IPv6 for ISPs
15.00 – 15.30 Coffee Break
15.30 – 16.00 Martin Gysi, Swisscom
Status of Swisscom’s IPv6 Activities, Outlook and Opportunities

Jeff Carrell
IPv6 is on my Network (including Demo)
16.00 – 16.30 Christian Blumer
IPv6 in Application Development
Jeff Carrell
IPv6 is on my Network, (continued)
16.30 – 17.00 Panel moderated by Gert Döring
When is it time for IPv6-only?
Georg Kirchmair, Swarovski, Alain Fiocco, Enterprise, Martin Gysi, ISP, Jen Linkova, Content, Nathalie Künneke-Trenaman, Home User, Shane Kerr, Developer
17.00- 18.00 Please join us for Snacks, Drinks and Networking
June 19 Postconference Workshop
@ Digicomp
09.00 – 17.00
Jeff Carrell
IPv6 Interactive Addressing Workshop with Hands-on Lab
Description, Requirements, Location


Find the 2014 program and slides for download.
Find the 2013 program and slides for download.

IPv6 Business Conference | 2016 – Thursday, June 16 – Arena, Sihlcity, Zurich

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Phone +41 44 887 62 10


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