IPv6 Council Annual Meeting 2022

The UK IPv6 Council held its 2022 annual meeting at Meta/Facebook’s offices in London on Monday 28 November.

During the meeting, we covered a wide range of IPv6-related topics.


10:00 Arrivals (refreshments provided)

Morning session

10:30 – 10:50 Welcome & UK IPv6 Update – Veronika McKillop (UK IPv6 Council) [slides] [video]

10:50 – 11:00 UK Universities & IPv6 – Tim Chown (Jisc) [slides] [video]

11:00 – 11: 30 IPv6 Task Force France – Jean-Charles Bisecco (IPv6 Task Force France) [slides] [video]

11:30 – 12:00 Jim Bound IPv6 Awards (UK IPv6 Council) [slides] [video]


12:00 – 13:00 Lunch (provided)


Afternoon session 1

13:00 – 13:15 10 Years of IPv6 from RIPE NCC perspective – Ondrej Caletka (RIPE NCC) [slides] [video]

13:15 – 13:45 ISP updates – Brandon Spendlove (YouFibre), Chris Hills (Brsk) [slides] [video]

13:45 – 14:30 CGN panel – Richard Patterson (Sky), Dave Richards/Tom Hill (BT), Charlie Huggan (Toob), Andy Gatward (Community Fibre) [slides] [video]


14:30 – 15:00 Break (refreshments provided)


Afternoon session 2

15:00 – 15:30 AWS & IPv6 – Alexandra Huides (AWS) [slides] [video]

15:30 – 16:00 Dual Stack is Rubbish, IPv6 only hosting part 2 – Pete Stevens (Mythic Beasts) [slides] [video]

16:00 – 16:30 GridPP/WLCG & LHC IPv6 – David Kelsey (STFC-RAL) [slides] [video]

16:30 – 17:15 10 years since World IPv6 Launch panel – Ondrej Caletka (RIPE NCC), Ian Dickinson (Vitrifi), Pete Stevens (Mythic Beasts), Jan Zorz (6Connect) [slides] [video]


17:15 Wrap up and close

For the after-meeting social, we will relocate to The Wheatsheaf next to the Meta/Facebook office.

IPv6 Council Annual Meeting 2021

The UK IPv6 Council held its 2021 Annual meeting online via Zoom on Tuesday 7th December 2021 from 1pm GMT / UTC onwards.

There are slides and recordings available for most of the talks.


1.00pm – Welcome – Veronika McKillop, UK IPv6 Council Chair

1.15pm – UK ISP Updates

1.40pm – Session 1

3.00pm – Tea break

3.15pm – Session 2

4.45pm – Discussion

5.15pm – Wrap up, AOB, discussion of future Council activities

5.30pm – Close

The recordings are also available as a YouTube playlist.

IPv6 Council Annual Meeting 2020

The Council held its 2020 Annual Meeting on Thursday 17th December, as an online-only meeting via Zoom.

Presentation materials and videos of the talks are now available below.

Agenda (all times are GMT):

1:00PM – open Zoom meeting for attendees to join early

Block 1

1:30PM – Official start and welcome (UK IPv6 Council) [PDF] [video] and Global Status Update [PDF]  [video]

1:45PM – Experience with IPv6-only at Athlone Institute of Technology (Colin Donohue & Ian Hallissy, AIT) [PDF]  [video]

2:15PM – DDoS challenges in IPv6 environment (Pavel Odintsov, FastNetMon) [PDF] [video]

2:55PM – Tea & coffee break

Block 2

3:10PM – Community Fibre IPv6 Update (Sam Defriez, Community Fibre) – 15 minutes including Q&A [PDF][video]

3:25PM – Any other ISP updates

3:30PM – CDN Provider’s view of IPv6 in 2020 (Erik Nygren, Akamai) [video]

4:05PM – Deeper dive into the recent Windows ICMPv6 vulnerability (Fernando Gont, SI6 Networks) [PDF] [video]

4:35PM – Any other business, topics, quick updates from the attendees and closing

If you have any queries about the event, please email contact@ipv6.org.uk.