now is
the time
for IPv6
Brussels, 15-16 January, 2004
Thursday, 15th January 2004: IPv6 around the world
08:30 - 09:30 Club Breakfast - "Get Together" meeting
Open for all Speakers, Chairs, Presenters at this two-day event
09:30 - 19:00 Patio Registration
09:30 Passage Demonstrations: Throughout the two-day event
09:30 Maelbeck Internet 'Café': Open throughout the two-day event
10:00 - 11:00 Patio Refreshments available
11:00 - 11:20 Polak Welcome and Opening
Peter Zangl
Deputy Director General, European Commission
11:20 - 12:30 Polak Session 1: Global collaborations for research on IPv6
  Chair Luis Rodríguez-Roselló
Director, European Commission
  Keynote IPv6 in a Global Context
Brian Carpenter
IBM Distinguished Engineer
  Panellists Dany Vandromme
Chairman, DANTE
Tomohiro Fujisaki
NTT, Japan
Jim Bound
Chairman, North American IPv6 Task Force, USA
Latif Ladid
Chairman, European IPv6 Task Force
Douglas Van Houweling
President & CEO, Internet2, USA
12:30 - 14:00 Patio Buffet Lunch
14:00 - 15:30 Polak Session 2: IPv6 Large Scale Field Trials
  Chair Pedro Veiga
Chairman, FCCN, Portugal
  Keynote Examining the Economic Challenges and Opportunities of IPv6
Hiroshi Esaki
WIDE, Japan
  Panellists Jane Butler
Director, CISCO, United Kingdom
Isidoro Padilla
CEO, Telefónica I+D, Spain
Phil Holmes
CTO, BT Exact, United Kingdom
Mário Campolargo
Head of Unit, European Commission
15:30 - 16:00 Patio Coffee and Refreshments
16:00 - 17:30 Polak Discussion: IPv6-enabled Research Networks
  Chair Heather Boyles
Director International Relations, Internet2, USA
  Keynote The Impact of IPv6 on Research Networks
Roberto Sabatino
CTO, DANTE, United Kingdom
  Panellists Bill St. Arnaud
Senior Director Advanced Networks, CANARIE Inc., Canada
Jianping Wu
Director, China Education & Research Network (CERNET), China
Kilnam Chon
APAN Member Committee Chair, Republic of Korea
Vasilis Maglaris
SEEREN and EUMEDconnect, Southeast European and Mediterranean research backbone
Duncan H. Martin
CEO, TENET, South Africa
Sandra Jaque
CLARA, Latin American research backbone
17:30 - 18:15 Patio GLOBAL IPv6 SERVICE LAUNCH
Inauguration of the Global IPv6 Services for the Scientific Community
    Erkki Liikanen
Member of the European Commission
    Directors from participating National Research and Education Networks
    Dany Vandromme, GÉANT
Douglas Van Houweling, Internet2
Sandra Jaque, CLARA
Shoichiro Asano, NII, Japan
Kwanbok Jo, MIC, Republic of Korea
Jianping Wu, CERNET, China
Bill St. Arnaud, CANARIE, Canada
Andrey Mendkovich, FreeNet, Russian Federation
John Boland, HEAnet, Ireland
19:00 - 20:00 Residence Short tour of Brussels' Historical Sites
  Palace Coaches meet Delegates at Residence Palace.
20:00 - 22:00   Social Event: "BRUSSELS ON STAGE"
    An exhibition in a wondrous subterranean setting where you will find the mystery and charm of Brussels' myths.
Friday, 16th January 2004: IPv6 in practice
08:00 - 16:00 Patio Registration
09:00 - 10:30 Polak Session 3: IPv6 Services and Applications
  Chair Patrick Cocquet
CEO, 6WIND, France
  Keynote IPv6 Adoption
Pertti Korhonen
CTO, Nokia, Finland
  Panellists João da Silva
Head of Unit, European Commission
Axel Pawlik
Managing Director, RIPE NCC
Roland Thienpont
Alcatel, Belgium
Michael Morisseau
Research Director, Renault, DTSI, France
Bosco E. Fernandes
UMTS Forum, Siemens AG, Germany
Jose Maria Casas Cortezón
Head of Service Projects Division, ESA
10:30 - 11:00 Patio Coffee and Refreshments
11:00 - 12:30 Polak Session 4: IPv6 a Key Element of the e-Infrastructures
  Chair Erkki Liikanen
Member of the European Commission
  Keynote John Browne
Minister, Ireland
  Panellists David Williams
Aidan Ryan
Dept. of Communication, Marine and Natural Resources, Ireland
B.D. Antoniuk
First Deputy Minister, Russian Federation
Sidse Aegidius
Ministry for Science & Technology, Denmark
Víctor Izquierdo
Deputy Director General for the Ministry of Science and Technology (Information Society)
Kwanbok Jo
Ministry of Information and Communication (MIC), Republic of Korea
Takuya Miyoshi
Ministry of Public Management, Home Affairs, Posts and Telecommunications (MPHPT), Japan
12:30 - 14:00 Patio Buffet Lunch
14:00 - 15:30 Polak Session 5: IPv6 in every-day life
  Chair Malcolm Read
Chairman, European Networking Policy Group
  Keynote Strategy for successful IPv6 trial and deployment
Dr. Ki-Shik Park
Director Protocol Engineering Center, ETRI, Republic of Korea
  Panellists Renaud Di Francesco
Director Research, SONY Europe
Marco Bonac
Director, ARNES, Slovenia
Yanick Pouffary
HP Distinguished Technologist
David Kennedy