Filip - Ondrej

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Name: Ondrej Filip
Contact: [email protected]
Areas of expertise:

  • IXP, peering, connectivity, routing
  • IP allocation, IPv6
  • ENUM

Current employment/activities:

  • CEO at CZ.NIC – - Operator of top level domain (ccTLD) “.cz” and ENUM domain “”; open association of ISPs and other important Internet related companies with about 70 members; part of the National Critical Infrastructure of the Czech Republic; leader in DNSSEC, currently about 100.000 signed domains; active member of ICANN, RIPE, DNS-OARC, associate member of EURid, (ccTLD “.eu”),
  • Board Member at NIX.CZ – ; peering center based in Prague (Internet eXchange Point - IXP), Top 10 IXP in Europe
  • Board member at European Internet Exchange Association –
  • ccNSO councilour at ICANN – , – member of various working groups – chairman of Programme Meeting WG, vice chairman of Technical WG
  • Founder and developer of a software project BIRD (BIRD Internet Routing Daemon) – Free GPL implementation of routing protocols BGP, OSPF, RIP for IPv4 and IPv6;


  • Member of Board of Directors and CTO at Ipex; ; Top 10 nation wide ISP in the Czech republic and VoIP operator
  • Member of commission for innovation of public telephone networks numbering plan at the Czech Telecommunications Office.


  • Charles University in Prague, computer science - MSc.
  • University of Pittsburgh - Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business - MBA