The IX Forum 17 is part of the Internet Infrastructure Week in Brazil.

Banner evento gter gts Banner evento Tutorias

Watch the latest event!

Welcome to IX Forum!

This will be the 17th edition of IX Forum, an event promoted by (Brazilian Network Information Center), (Brazilian Internet Steering Committee) and (Brazil Internet Exchange).

  • IX Forum is an annual event that began in 2007 and aims to provide an opportunity for discussion of issues related to Internet infrastructure in the country. 


Centro de Convenções Rebouças
Av. Rebouças, 600 - Pinheiros, São Paulo-SP

Call for presentations

Call for presentations

We invite the participants of, Autonomous Systems, vendors, and the Internet community to present at the IX Forum 17. The event will be held on December 06 and 07, in São Paulo, Brazil.

Sending proposals

We will receive proposals by email , containing:
- subject: IX (PTT) Forum 17 - proposal - [title of its proposal]
- full title of the work to be presented
- abstract (abstract) extended up to 500 words, and a draft of the slides
- full name of the authors, e-mail, short-bio, organization name
- Possible presentation formats include:
- Lightning talk: brief, 10-minute presentation
- Presentation: 30-minute presentation.

Important dates / deadlines

Important dates:
- limit for sending proposals: September 13, 2023.
- notification of acceptance or not of the September 29, 2023.
- full versions of the presentation, in PDF November 21, 2023.

Topics suggested

A non-exhaustive list of suggested topics for presentations follows:
- optical technologies
- network management and configuration automation
- BGP communitis
- solutions and good practices related to the safe use of BGP
- solutions to mitigate DDoS attacks on an Internet Exchange
- best current practices for participants of an Internet Exchange
- sustainability of Internet Exchanges in general and in particular
- influence of the Internet Exchanges in the financial equation of the networks
- influence of the Internet Exchanges in the technical quality of the networks
- CDNs and other types of caches on the Internet and Internet Exchanges
- how to improve the decentralization of IXPs in Brazil
- Remote Peering
- OpenCDN project from
- successful cases of use by ISPs or other networks
- importance of the presence of public services (issuance of NF, DETRAN, IR, etc.) in the various Internet Exchange Points
- importance of the presence of financial services (banks, brokers, etc.) in the various Internet Exchange Points
- importance of the presence of e-commerce in the various Internet Exchange Points
- implications of the presence of international Autonomous Systems in São Paulo, SP, and other IXPss
- Internet quality measurement
- development of optical fiber and submarine cables in Brazil
- evolution of the deployment of IPv6 in the Internet infrastructure
- online games in IXPs
- IoT and IXPs
- SDNs and IXPs



The multisetorial model brings together several sectors by gathering society and government to establish strategic guidelines related to the use and development of the Internet, in Brazil. The and actions range from technical aspects, recommendations of procedures for securing and for surveys production, which allow the maintenance of technical quality and innovation, as well as subsidizing the implementation of policies on the use of the Internet in Brazil.