The outflow of jobs and technological leadership is of major concern to the United States
Santa Monica, CA (PRWEB) May 17, 2006
IPv6 Summit, Inc., a subsidiary of Innofone.com, Inc. (OTC: INFN), announced today that the upcoming Federal IPv6 Summit Information Technology Conference focusing on security in Reston, VA from May 17-19, 2006 will address how the New Internet educational technology could help higher education competitiveness for America -- by aiding education technology for schools, distance learning degree programs, and the creation of thousands of new businesses and millions of new jobs, stimulating job growth in the USA.
The New Internet technology, also known as Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6), is a massive upgrade to the existing Internet (IPv4, in service since 1973) that offers major improvements in Internet security, network security, mobility and interoperability, which resulted in recent actions by the Department of Defense and the OMB (Office of Management and Budget of the White House) that mandated this new standard for the entire Federal Government.
One of the keynote speakers at the event is Dr. Ralph Wyndrum, Jr., the President of the International Electrical and Electronics Engineers, an association with over 220,000 members working in high technology jobs in the U.S. Many such jobs have been outsourced overseas to countries such as India and China, as was deliberated in The World is Flat, the best seller by Thomas Friedman. Dr. Wyndrum will discuss how the New Internet technology can become an engine for job creation in the US, in his presentation on IPv6: A Key Innovation Engine.
Registration Info: http://www.usipv6.com/?GCID=C17606x008
Another star presenter is Dr. Henry Kelly, the President of the Federation of American Scientists and former Assistant Director of Technology for the White House, who has testified extensively before Congress on the need for innovative education. He will argue the case for the major role the New Internet can play in originative learning technology in his presentation, Education and Training Benefits of IPv6.
Speakers at the Summit are world-class experts in Information Technology and how it can affect critical national problems, and include Dr. Ralph Wyndrum, Jr., President of the IEEE (the world’s largest technical professional association); General (R) Dennis Reimer, former Chief of Staff, US Army; Dr. Henry Kelly, President of the Federation of American Scientists; Dr. John McManus, CTO (Chief Technology Officer) of NASA; Mr. Tim Schmidt, CTO of the Department of Transportation; Maj. General William Rajczak, Mobilization Assistant for the Commander, Joint Forces Command; Mr. Matt Walton, Chairman of the Emergency Interoperability Consortium; Dr. Jack Potter, Director of Medical Emergency Mgt. in Va. and Board Member, COMCARE Alliance; Mr. Mark Bayliss, CEO of Visual Link (multimedia network provider), City leaders of Harrisonburg, Va. (the first IPv6/wireless city in America), as well as other leaders of the homeland defense, military and emergency response community. Online registration is at http://www.usipv6.com/?GCID=C17606x008.
Summit attendees will be able to:
- Learn how IPv6 technology can help create thousands of New Businesses and millions of new jobs.
- Learn how the New Internet can aid educational technology, for students , distance learning program students, and on-the-job applications.
- Get the updated US Government (including DoD) Transition Plans for IPv6 – both the status today and the road map for the future.
- Understand the emerging IPv6 technology market and opportunities for new IPv6 products and services.
“The outflow of jobs and technological leadership is of major concern to the United States,” said Alex Lightman, CEO of IPv6 Summit, Inc. and Conference Chairman. “Our esteemed speakers and panelists will examine how this can be reversed -- by leveraging the features supported by IPv6 in creating innovative businesses and improved learning standards.”
The Federal IPv6 Summit is being held in coordination with the Defense Department, other government agencies, and major IT industry leaders in Reston, VA, within easy commuting distance of the Pentagon and Washington, D.C., in a convenient and very affordable venue. In addition to the two-day conference, the 17th of May features a Tutorial on the business, technology and security aspects of the New Internet -- seating for this day is limited, so please register as early as possible.
For additional information about how to register online, for sponsorship opportunities, or for details of previous events, please see the website at http://www.usipv6.com/?GCID=C17606x008, contact Linda Nichols at 310.458.9407.
About IPv6 Summit, Inc.
IPv6 Summit, Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Innofone.com, Inc. (OTC: INFN), currently the first public company to focus exclusively on Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6). Innofone.com organizes world-class conferences and offers training, testing and consulting related to IPv6 for government and commercial customers, especially IT and wireless departments. The Company is dedicated to providing a broad range of services and products for the New Internet, as well as supporting an international forum for advancing the knowledge, development and implementation of New Internet technologies, applications and policies. IPv6 Summit, Inc. organized IPv6 Summits in San Diego (June, 2003), Arlington (Dec., 2003), Santa Monica (June, 2004) and Reston (Dec., 2004), the Coalition Summit for IPv6 (in May, 2005, which attracted delegates from 30 countries), the US IPv6 Summit in Reston (Dec. 2005), and IPv6 events in cooperation with the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), the largest trade show in North America. For more information, see http://www.usipv6.com/?GCID=C17606x008 and http://www.innofone.net.
IPv6, also known as The New Internet, is a major upgrade to the existing Internet (Internet Protocol version 4, in service since 1973), and offers always-on security, high-quality video-over-Internet and other important new features that will profoundly influence a broad range of consumer, commercial and military devices.
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