Asia Pacific Advanced Network

The Asia-Pacific Advanced Network (APAN Ltd) is the international partnership of the National Research and Education Networks (NRENs) across the region. It spans over half of the world’s population, and its members are fundamental in the provision of high-speed network connectivity domestically and internationally. 


Technology Area
Working groups focusing on technology related research collaborations
APAN Committees are formed by the APAN board to carry out key activities.
Application Area
Working groups focusing on application related research collaborations
Setup of Working Group
People with similar interest coming together
Conferences & Meetings
Bi-annual conferences and meetings held in members countries
Task Force
Task Forces are established in APAN to achieve a specific goal

Events, News & Happenings

EventDateLocationDescriptionEvent Website
International Symposium on Grids & Clouds (ISGC) 202424-29 March 2024Taipei, TaiwanPromoting the open data/open science collaboration between Asia Pacific region and the world, the Symposium offers an excellent opportunity to learn from the latest achievement from Europe, America and Asia. ISGC aims to facilitate in-person discussions among diverse communities and national delegates, sharing their efforts in solving worldwide challenges.Program
APAN5826-30 August 2024Islamabad, PakistanPakistan Education and Research Network (PERN) is the host of the event APAN58 will be an excellent opportunity for individuals seeking ideal exposure to knowledge and experience in technology. APAN58 will be held physically, and it also can be easily accessed via an online platform and have many exciting items, including a wide range of workshops, training programmes, keynote speeches, and tutorials. This time, for the first time, APAN will also host a Research Conference (Known as APAN58 Conference).

Furthermore, the participants will experience the beauty of Pakistan and its culture. We sincerely invite all of you to register with APAN58 and feel the excitement of the program.
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Workshop on "Access to Emerald Journal"18/03/2024-21/03/2024National Academy for Educational Management (NAEM)BdREN is providing access to Emerald Journals for 120 colleges under National University. This is the first time BdREN is opening the Journal Access for University and College Teachers under a package of connecting the colleges to BdREN network.More Info
Seminar with Librarians30/04/2024BdREN Conference RoomThis day-long seminar will be participated by Librarians from both Public and Private Universities. Renowned Publishers [both ebook and eJournals] like emerald, Oxford University Press, Springer Nature and IEEE will present their offers to the Librarians. After Assessment the Librarians will evolve with suggestion for BdREN which will come to the maximum benefits of the Universities at minimum cost.More Info
Training on "Network Security"26/05/2024-30/05/2024BRAC Center at GazipurThe Training will be jointly sponsored by BdREN and Asi@Connect. APNIC resource personnel will conduct the training program. The training will be participated by 40 Network Engineers from Public and Private Universities. This program will focus on the fundamental aspects of security. It will discuss key concepts, protocols and the policies involved in establishing a secure network.
This course will further examine network device and infrastructure security in different layers, as well as take a closer look at common network attacks with tools and tips to combat/mitigate them.
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