Kurt Erik Lindqvist



Kurt Erik "Kurtis" Lindqvist, born 1974 in Finland, has been part of settingup 3 successful ISPs. He went on to work on the pan-European networkarchitecture and integration of country operations for KPNQwest. He was previously the CEO of Netnod of 13 years. Kurt Erik has worked actively as a WG chair in RIPE and the IETF, and served as a member of the Internet Architecture Board 2004-2008. He has also been a board member of Euro-IX since 2002 and since 2003 served as the chairman.


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 2016 is planned as a two-day event at the Hilton Budapest City Hotel and will include a social evening in the centre of Budapest on 30th March.
The conference will be hosted by NIX.CZ, NIX.SK, VIX.at and new host BIX.hu.
Platinum partner
Gold partners
Sponsor of the Social Evening
Silver partners
Media Partner
This project is part financed by the European Union from the START Danube Region Project Fund.