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.
Location: Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Date: 30th August- 1st September 2016
The 7th African Peering and Interconnection Forum (AFPIF) was held over a 3-day period from 30th August-1st September 2016 in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
As a multi-stakeholder forum, AfPIF seeks to foster cross-border interconnection opportunities by ensuring that key players -- infrastructure providers, Internet service providers (ISPs), Internet Exchange Points (IXPs), international financial institutions, and policy-makers and regulators are present at the event.