Title Closing Plenary
Chair Denis F. Villorente
Session Chair & Speakers 9:00-9:15: Speech by APAN Program Committee Chair
Speaker: Francis Lee

9:15-9:40: Keynote-New Zealand, New Opportunities
Speaker: Donald Clark [KAREN, NewZealand]

New Zealand has joined the APAN community! KAREN, the Kiwi Advanced Research and Education Network, went live at the end of 2006, linking New Zealand's research institutes and universities with APAN members and the rest of the NREN community. This presentation will:
- outline the KAREN network
- highlight the work of our Capability Build fund
- outline some early uses of KAREN.

9:40-10:15: Keynote Speech
Speaker: Cecil Goldstein [Training Manager, Asia-Pacific Network Information Centre  (APNIC)]

10:15-10:30: Closing Remarks
Speaker: Estrella F. Alabastro [ Secretary of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST)]


Last Updated 28 Jan 2007