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NSRC Personnel Activities Around the World

Upcoming Activities

United StatesAugust 16: Hervey Allen and Hans Kuhn of the NSRC will attend the West Coast Utility Commissions - Wildfire Dialogue with Professor Doug Toomey, University of Oregon, in support of ongoing AlertWildfire initiatives in the State of Oregon.


CanadaJuly 20-26: Hans Kuhn will attend the IETF 105 meeting in Montreal, Canada.

Completed Activities

SamoaJune 25-28: Philip Smith of the NSRC will teach Campus Network Design Workshop during PacNOG 24 to be held in Apia, Samoa.

EstoniaJune 16-20: Steven Huter and other NSRC staff will attend TNC19 that will take place in Tallinn, Estonia.

UgandaJune 9-21: AfNOG will be celebrating it's 20th anniversary during the 2019 AfNOG / AIS workshops and meetings to be held in Kampala, Uganda. NSRC collaborators or staff may assist.

BhutanJune 8-9: NSRC staff will provide direct engineering assistance to the College of Natural Resources - CNR of the Royal University of Bhutan in Lobesa.

Unites StatesJune 4-6: NSRC staff Dale Smith will make a site visit to the Tohono O´odham Community College - TOCCin Sells, Arizona.

BhutanJune 3-7: NSRC instructors Hervey Allen and Philip Smith will teach Network Management and Monitioring Workshop and the Routing & Switching Workshop during btNOG 6.


ThailandMay 9-11: Philip Smith of the NSRC will lead a BGP Peering Workshop to follow the BKNIX Peering Forum. The workshop is to be held with the Asian Institute of Technology's intERLab and their training staff.

ThailandMay 7: Philip Smith of the NSRC will participate in the 2019 BKNIX Peering Forum to take place in Bangkok, Thailand.


United StatesApril 16-17: Steve Huter and David Teach will attend CAIDA hosts annual Active Internet Measurement Systems Workshop AIMS 2019. David Teach will give a presentation: Route Views Evolves: Modernizing the BGP Data Collectors for Today's Researcher during the meeting.

Costa RicaApril 8-10: Antonio Lobo of the NSRC will lead a DNSECC Workshop that will be held in San José, Costa Rica.


LiberiaMarch 25- April 2: Dale Smith and Patrick Okui will teach the Campus Network Design and Operations Workshop and provide Direct Engineering Assistance for Liberia Research and Education Network - LrREN after the workshop.

Czech RepublicMarch 18-29: Hans Kuhn will assist with the buildout and support of IETF 104 meeting to be held in Prague, Czech Republic. Hans will work in the IETF NOC during the event and attend some sessions as well.

NigeriaMarch 18-22: Joe Abley and Brian Candler will teach a DNSSEC Workshop in coordination with NiRA and ICANN in Lagos, Nigeria.

United StatesMarch 18-20: Hervey Allen and Steven Huter will attend the CENIC 2019 meeting to be held in San Diego, California. Hervey Allen will present (with John Hess of CENIC) on "FIONA Workshops Series: Results & Next Steps" during the meeting on Monday, March 18.

United StatesMarch 16-17: Hervey Allen and John Hess (CENIC) will teach a 2-day workshop prior to the 2019 CENIC meeting in San Diego, California on perfSONAR and use of MaDDash, GridFTP, Security, ScienceDMZs and more.

March 9-14: Steven Huter of the NSRC will attend the ICANN 64 meeting to be held in Kobe, Japan.

United StatesMarch 5-8: NSRC staff Steve Huter and Dale Smith will attend the Internet2 Global Summit to be held in Washington, D.C., USA as well as partake in the NSF NSF IRNC PI meeting. NSRC is sponsoring two NSRC-Internet2 Joint Fellows to attend this event. These are Khamphanh Sithavong from Laos and Rajan Parajuli from Nepal.


Republic of KoreaFebruary 18-28: NSRC will support Campus Network Design and Operations , Network Management and Monitioring , and the Network Security Workshops during APRICOT 2019 and Linux System Administration Workshops during APRICOT 2019 that will be held in Daejeon, Korea.


KenyaJan 31 - Feb 1 Phil Regnauld of the NSRC will work with ICANN staff Yaovi Atohoun to deliver a DNS Law Enforcement and Cybersecurity Workshop in Nairobi, Kenya at the African Advanced Level Telecommunications Institute (AFRALTI)

United StatesJanuary 18-20: Steven Huter attended and participated in the 4th Annual Trans-Pacific R&E Network (TPRE) meeting that took place before the 2019 PTC meeting in Honolulu, Hawaii.

BhutanJanuary 9-16: Hans Kuhn, Mike Jager, Dale Smith, Md. Abdul Awal, Nimal Ratnayake from NSRC taught workshops on Linux System Administration and Campus Network Design and Operations during SANOG 33 event. Dale Smith presented a talk on "Lighting Fiber at greater than 1Gbs." NSRC was assisted by Sonam Penjor of the Royal University of Bhutan (RUB) and Tshetum Dorji and Alisha Gurung from Bhutan Telecom.


GhanaDecember 9-17: Hervey Allen, Brian Candler and Philip Smith of the NSRC taught a Campus Network Design and Operations Workshop that was held at the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration in Accra, Ghana.

JordanDecember 4-7: Philip Smith (NSRC) along with Sana Bellamine (CENIC) taught a BGP Workshop consisting of lecture and hands-on lab work during ​ASREN e-AGE18 in Amman, Jordan.

TanzaniaDecember 3-12: Dale Smith, Sebastian Büttrich, Hans Kuhn, and Patrick Okui of the NSRC along with TERNET personnel, organized and taught a Campus Network Design and Operations Workshopin Saint Augustine University of Tanzania. NSRC also provided Direct Engineering Assistance after the workshop.


Dominican Republic
November 26-30: NSRC staff and collaborators José Dominguez, Carlos Vicente, Carlos Armas and Antonio Lobo presented a five day hands-on Network Monitoring and Managament Workshop that was held during WALC 2018 in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

TanzaniaNovember 18- 21: NSRC trainers Patrick Okui and Anna Saine in collaboration with Cornelius Achiki of KENET taught a four day BGP Workshop that was held Zanzibar Beach Resort, Zanzibar, Tanzania.

United KingdomNovember 14-16: Philip Smith taught a BGP Peering Workshop during LINX 103 that took place at Holborn, The Kingsley Hotel in London, United Kingdom.

LesothoNovember 12-18: Phil Regnauld and Joe Abley of the NSRC taught a two-day DNSSEC Workshop Workshop for LsNIC at Avani Maseru Hotel, in Maseru, Lesotho. Phil and Joe also provided on-site DEA.

United StatesNovember 6-16: NSRC personnel, Hervey Allen supported Help Desk setup for the Super Computing 2018 - SC18 meeting held in Dallas, Texas, United States.

MozambiqueNovember 5-11: NSRC staff Philip Smith and Patrick Okui were the instructors of the MoRENet Campus Network Design and Operations Workshop that was held in Maputo, Mozambique. Philip and Patrick also provided direct engineering assistance to MoRENet.


ThailandOctober 28 - November 9: Hans Kuhn of the NSRC attended the IETF 103 meeting that was held in Bangkok, Thailand.

UgandaOctober 15-19: Brian Candler and Patrick Okui of the NSRC along with Hellen Nakawungu, Brian Masiga of the Research and Education Network for Uganda (RENU), and Amos T. Nuwasiima of the Uganda Christian Univeristy (UCU-Mukono) were the instructors of the Network Monitoring and Management Workshop that was held in the Bugema University in Kampala, Uganda followed by a direct engineering assistance.

United StatesOctober 15-18: José Dominguez of the NSRC attended the Internet2 2018 Technology Exchange that was held in Orlando, Florida, United States. NSRC sponsored Antonio Lobo to attend the conference.

MalaysiaOctober 3-5: NSRC taught a Campus Network Design & Operations (CNDO) Workshop that was hosted for 3 days at Universiti Sains Malaysia during PRAGMA 35.


BangladeshSeptember 24 -28: Hervey Allen of the NSRC presented the keynote address (Video) during LACNIC 30 - LACNOG 2018, that was held in Rosario, Argentina.


BangladeshAugust 2-10: NSRC taught workshops on IPv6 Deployment, Best Practices for Campus Network Design and Operations; a tutorial about Internet of Things and gave a presentation on IPv4 Routing Table Update, during SANOG 32 & bdNOG 9 that was held in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

United StatesAugust 2-7: NSRC's personnel Hervey Allen and Hans Kuhn were instructors of the PRF-FIONA Workshop that was held in conjunction with the 2nd National Research Platform Workshop, where Hervey Allen and John Hess (CENIC) also gave a presentation about "FIONA Workshops Series: Results & Next Steps". Both events took place in Bozeman, Montana, United States.


CanadaJuly 9-20: NSRC staff, Hans Kuhn attended the IETF 102 to assist building the network for the event, that took place in Montreal, Quebec.


NorwayJune 10-14: Steve Huter, Dale Smith, and Phil Regnauld of the NSRC attended the TNC18 Conference that was held in Trondheim, Norway.

BhutanJune 4-8: NSRC staff and friends Philip Smith, Jon Brewer, Mike Jager were the instructors of two workshops during btNOG5, including the Network Design Workshop and the Wireless Network Design Workshop that took place in Simtokha, Bhutan.

United StatesJune 4-5: Hervey Allen of the NSRC attended SC18 -Super Computing 2018 Planning Meeting, to provide technical assistance for the event that was held in Dallas, Texas, United States in November.