Thank you to the attendees, sponsors, and everyone else who contributed to APNIC 38. The event participation statistics are:

Conference Statistics
Total number of on-site delegates:255*
Economies represented:33
APNIC Member organizations represented:42
AMM delegates:87
Remote Participants:
Adobe Connect:179**
YouTube:1,621 views; 15,958 minutes viewed
#apnic38 Posts:926 (Twitter & Facebook) by 157 unique users
 Total people reached 515,097

*Excludes APNIC staff.
**Web-based online participation options included a choice of video, audio, and text chat. These figures are based on unique IP addresses and exclude APNIC staff and on-site participants, as reported by Adobe Connect statistics.


One position on the NRO NC was up for election. The nominations received were:

  • Sumon Ahmed Sabir
  • Nitin Janardan Dalvi - This nominee withdrew his candidacy on 4 September 2014
  • Greg Fonti
  • Ahmad Salman
  • Mirza Ather Ali Baig
  • Sanaullah Soomro
  • Ajay Kumar

Congratulations to Ajay Kumar on his election to the NRO NC. He will serve on the NRO NC/ASO AC for two years from 1 January 2015 to 31 December 2016.

Congratulations also to Aftab Siddiqui on his reappointment for a further one-year term on the NRO NC/ASO AC from 1 January 2015 to 31 December 2015.  

Policy SIG

  • prop-111-v004: Request-based expansion of IPv6 default allocation size

This proposal did not reach consensus at the APNIC 37 Policy SIG and was discussed again at the APNIC 38 Policy SIG. It did not reach consensus and was abandoned.

Policy SIG Co-Chair Election

The APNIC Policy SIG Co-Chair election was also held at APNIC 38. The term of  Policy SIG Co-Chair Masato Yamanishi was extended for a further two years.

Other Policy SIG Meeting outcomes

Two Community Consultations

Three reports from the Secretariat

Consensus Measurement Pilot

Conference Network Report

Technical Director, Byron Ellacott, presented some statistics of the Conference network during APNIC 38.

Conference Sponsors

APNIC offers its deepest thanks to the sponsors of APNIC 38, whose invaluable contributions allowed APNIC to offer a conference program of a very high standard.

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