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IEIC Global NAP SUMMIT 2.0 begins around the topic of Internet diversity

Over 35 industry figures from around the world gathered in Henrico, Virginia for the Summit

InterGlobix LLCa global consulting and advisory firm focused on data center convergence, terrestrial and subsea fibers, announces its participation in IEIC Global Summit of the National Action Program 2.0 Takes place in Henrico, Virginia.

IEIC It is an independent commission that promotes the diversity of the Internet and forms global nodes for the Internet. The IEIC Charter aims to leverage innovation and influence within panelists and collective industries to geographically strengthen the Internet’s infrastructure, ensuring that the Internet continues to stimulate economic development opportunities in societies around the world. IEIC helps drive the digital economy on a local and global basis.

“I am pleased to be participating in the IEIC Global Summit of the National Action Program 2.0. The Internet is not controlled by any single governing body and therefore it is our responsibility to ensure that there is sufficient basic infrastructure to support the growth of the Internet,” VintServePresident of Google’s Internet Missionaries and President of the IEIC.

InterGlobix will participate in the IEIC Global NAP 2.0 Summit on the following committees:

  • 9:45 am: The rapidly developing global Internet infrastructure landscape

  • 11:30 a.m.: Casual Chat: Economic Growth Driven by Digital Infrastructure

  • 3:00 pm: Why submarine cables are a catalyst for the digital economy, fueling local connectivity

In addition, InterGlobix President Vinay Nagpal will present the IEIC Report in his capacity as CEO and founding member of the IEIC.

“This is a very important occasion for the region and for the IEIC to host a summit of this scale with leading global figures in the industry representing six continents and all sub-sectors of digital infrastructure including –Data centers, submarine cables, terrestrial fibres, internet exchange, CDN and SDN. As digitalization occurs in all industries and all aspects of our lives, C-level enterprise executives from industries including –Automotive, Finance, Academia, Banking, Healthcare, and Hospitality, They join the summit as well as the speakers.”

“Our collaboration with IEIC and InterGlobix was strategic and today’s launch of DE-CIX Richmond is a reflection of the success of this collaboration. DE-CIX Richmond is part of DE-CIX’s growing network providing interconnection, peering and institutional connectivity services. I am proud to be part of the Board of Directors IEIC as a founding member and I look forward to supporting such initiatives in the future around the world,” He said Ivo IvanovChairman and CEO of DE-CIX AG.

“As an industry, we provide mission-critical digital infrastructure that benefits businesses, citizens and society at large. It is imperative that we collaborate across the value chain to enable innovation and digital transformation on a global scale. Our industry provides the foundation for long-term economic growth as well as global collaboration,” He said Rafael AranzCOO in Telxius.

As a founding member of the IEIC Board of Directors, I am pleased to participate in the IEIC Global NAP 2.0 Conference, and look forward to supporting such initiatives in the future. Henrico, Virginia has experienced tremendous growth as a diversified location of Ashburn, and the convergence of submarine cables and data centers is a role model globally,” He said Steve AlexanderCTO of Ciena.

The Comprehensive summit program Also includes the IEIC Awards and Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony D Six Richmond. DE-CIX Richmond is the five companyThe tenth North American Internet Exchange provides low-bandwidth Layer 2 connectivity between Richmond, New York, Dallas, Phoenix, and Chicago, creating the largest datacenter and neutral interconnection ecosystem in North America. Customers connected to DE-CIX’s North American interconnection ecosystem are also able to connect to DE-CIX’s IXs across the Atlantic.

InterGlobix Magazine is the media partner of the IEIC Global NAP 2.0 Summit. Additional information about the summit can be found at:


InterGlobix LLC is a global consulting and advisory firm focused on data center convergence, terrestrial and subsea fibers. InterGlobix provides strategic business consulting and marketing solutions to the data center and communications industry worldwide. InterGlobix also owns InterGlobix MagazineAnd the The industry’s first and only global magazine focused on data centers, connectivity, luxury and lifestyle. Visit InterGlobix at And the Or follow us on Twitter @InterGlobixInterGlobixMag

About the Internet Ecosystem Innovation Committee (IEIC)

The IEIC is an independent commission that works to advance the diversity of the Internet and to form new global Internet nodes. The IEIC’s mission is to partner with communities worldwide to create new nodes for the Internet through public and private partnerships with local municipalities, academia, and businesses. The founding members of the IEIC are industry figures from many of the world’s most respected companies and leaders including: Vint Cerf / Google (NASDAQ: GOOG), Clint Heiden / IEIC, Vinay Nagpal / InterGlobix, Steve Alexander / Ciena (NYSE: CIEN) ), Rafael Arranz / Telxius, Jason Black / NVIDIA (NYSE: NVDA), Bank of America (NYSE: BAC), Mark Boxer / Cigna (NYSE: CI), Barbara Boyan / Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), Andrew Dugan / CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL), Staffan Göjeryd / Telia Carrier (VSE: TEL1L), Brent Bensten / QTS, Asher Kagan / Blade, Vinay Kanitkar / Akamai (NASDAQ: AKAM), Sarah Keller / Uber (NYSE: Uber), Athanasios ( Sakis) Kitsopanidis / Ford (NYSE: F) Michael Leidinger / Hilton (NYSE: HLT), Steve Alexander/Sina (NYSE: CIEN), Krishna Narayanaswamy/Netscope, Frank Nazzaro/Freddy Mac, Anthony Romaniello/EDA Henrico, and Zaid Khan/Microsoft (NYSE: MSFT). For additional information visit:

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