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African Peering and Interconnection Forum (AfPIF)

The African Peering and Interconnection Forum
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The African Peering and Interconnection Forum addresses the key interconnection, peering, and traffic exchange opportunities and challenges on the continent and provides participants with global and regional insights for maximising opportunities that will help grow Internet infrastructure and services in Africa.

AfPIF 2014: 26-28 August in Dakar, Senegal

Register today for AfPIF 2014. Visit the official AfPIF 2014 website for more information.


Multi-stakeholder forum

As a multi-stakeholder forum, AfPIF events inspire robust discussions and ideas on how to implement a more efficient and cost effective local, regional, and international interconnection and peering strategies. 

African regulatory and policy issues

They also drive ideas about African regulatory and policy issues, by encouraging participation by a range key people such as:
  • Internet Service Providers
  • Internet Exchange Point (IXP) operators and participants
  • Policymakers and Regulators
  • African and International Content Providers
  • University and Government Internet Infrastructure Managers
  • . . . and more!

AfPIF 2013

AfPIF 2013 took place in Casablanca, Morocco on 3 - 5 September, 2013. View all the details on our AfPIF 2013 website.

AfPIF 2012

The 3rd African Peering and Interconnection Forum (AfPIF) took place 22-24 August in Johannesburg, South Africa. We captured the majority of the event via a live stream feed. You can watch what took place on YouTube.