Arnold Nipper

Arnold Nipper started his career as Research Fellow at University of Karlsruhe (UKA), Germany. At that time he was involved in a project which was later known as Xlink, one of the first commercial ISP in Germany. While at UKA Arnold was also involved in setting up WiN-IP (the first IP research network in Germany), founding DeNIC (the registry for .DE) and co-founding DE-CIX in 1995. He was also one of the founding members of RIPE and Euro-IX. Since 2008 Arnold is involved in PeeringDB where he currently serves as Director.

CEE Peering Days is an international conference of experts directed at network engineers, peering coordinators, internet providers, cloud administrators and data centre operators in the Central and Eastern European Region.

Since 2013 the conference regularly attracts around 200 participants and has been continuously supported by sponsors from the Telecommunication and IT community from across Europe.

The programme combines technical workshops with professional presentations and offers plenty of time and space for social networking and bilateral talks.

The conference in 2017 is planned as a two-day event at the Austria Trend Hotel Ljubljana and will include a social evening in the centre of Ljubljana on 22nd March.

The conference will be hosted by NIX.CZ, NIX.SK, and

with local support from ARNES/SIX
IXP Category
Gold partners
Sponsors of the Social Evening
Silver partners
Media Partner