Egypt, represented by NTRA, will participate in the 99th Session of the IETF 99 that will be held in Prague, Czech Republic, in the period from 16 to 21 July 2017. The IETF Task Force is one of the leading organizations that enahnce the internet standards and a large open international community of network designers, operators, vendors, and researchers concerned with the evolution of the Internet architecture and the smooth operation of the Internet.
Moreover, the Internet Society (ISOC) will host the IETF Policy Programme to help inform policymakers about IETF's work and provide practical information on how the Internet works so that policymakers can develop a policy that ensures the internet security and stability. The program provides an opportunity for sharing expertise and connecting experts and professionals from around the world. The agenda includes an opportunity to identify specific areas of work including DNS, IP and IPv6, and encryption. The meeting will embrace governmental officials interested in the development of Internet policy.