Become a Speaker

The Call for Presentations for AIS'16 is now open. Please click here to read more.

The AIS conference is organised in two parts: Training Workshops and Plenary Sessions. Every year the AFRINIC Programme Committee looks for people to:

  • Participate in the technical conference sessions as a speaker
  • Convene and chair panel sessions on relevant topics
  • Deliver technical tutorials


Presentation Topics

The AIS programme committee seeks speakers from all regions to deliver presentations during plenaries on a number of Internet related topics including: 

  • Internet Governance
  • E-governance
  • Core Internet infrastructure
  • Access, utility and development
  • The Internet and economic development
  • Business practices in the era of technology
  • Higher education in the age of technology
  • Cyber Security
  • Technology and business
  • 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
You can also find out more in our Speaker Guidelines section.