You are invited to an Internet Measurements Workshop to take place at AFRINIC-29 ( in Hammamet, Tunisia, on Tuesday, 27th of November, 2018 in the Caesar 6 room, the Medina Conference and Expo Centre, from 9:00 to 17:30. The workshop aims to provide participants with hands-on training on tools and techniques for conducting large-scale/distributed Internet measurements. 

There will also be presentations and discussions on some recent measurements case studies in Africa. There will also be an opportunity to discuss and establish collaborations around Internet measurements research in Africa.

The hands-on training will focus on Ripe Atlas and MLAB platform, and will be facilitated by researchers and engineers from AFRINIC, RIPE NCC ,and Measurement Lab (MLAB).

The workshop agenda is here:

09.00 - 09.10 Registration

09.10 - 09.30 Africa Internet measurement survey (Musab Isah - AFRINIC)

09.30 - 10.00 Introduction to MLAB (Georgia Bullen - MLAB)

10.00 - 10.30 RIPE Atlas update (Johan Ter Beest - RIPE NCC)

10.30 - 11.00 Break

11.30 - 12.00 Causes of Interdomain congestion in the African IXP Substrate (Roderick Fanou - CAIDA/UC San Diego)

12.00 - 12.30 Internet development in Africa: a content use, hosting and distribution perspective (Amreesh Phokeer - AFRINIC)

12.30 - 14.00 Lunch

14.00 - 15.30 RIPE Atlas Tutorial

15.30 - 16.00 Break

16.00 - 17.30 MLAB Tutorial

Questions and/or confirmations of attendance should be sent to Amreesh Phokeer (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)  

We look forward to meeting you in Tunisia!