Virtual LINX109 Meeting & AGM watched by over 180 people from 115 organisations
LINX109, the very first online only member conference, took place on Wednesday 6th May. It was a compact two hour event featuring LINX operational talks from Kurtis Lindqvis, Malcolm Holt, Mike Hellers and Daniel Smith.
In addition to his regular regulatory update LINX Head of Public Affairs, Malcolm Hutty, chaired a panel session entitled Network Operations under Coronavirus: Operational Challenges and Government Oversight. This featured Mark Pestridge (Telehouse), Neil McRae (BT), Tom Rigg (B4RN) and Dave Freedman (Claranet).
Members can access videos of all presentations via the LINX109 event page.
LINX AGM & Board Election
The LINX Annual General Meeting was overseen by new LINX Chairman Pieter Knook. This constitutional session had two resolutions both of which were passed overwhelmingly by the members. These were for LINX’s 2019 audited accounts and the re-appointment of Price Bailey LLP as auditors.
In the Board election five candidates were standing for three places on the Board. In total 122 votes were received with the election conducted according to the ERS97 single transferable vote rules. Following voting Seb Lahtinen and Lee Hetherington were both re-elected, with Peter Stevens joining the LINX Board for the first time.
Details of all the candidates, their statements and video interviews, can be
seen via the link below.