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NSRC Personnel Activities Around the World

Upcoming Activities

BangladeshSeptember 24 -28: Hervey Allen of the NSRC will present the keynote address during LACNIC 30 - LACNOG 2018, that will be held in Rosario, Argentina.


MalaysiaOctober 3-5: NSRC will teach a Campus Network Design & Operations (CNDO) Workshop to be hosted for 3 days at Universiti Sains Malaysia during PRAGMA 35.

Completed Activities 2018

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

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


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


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

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

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


United StatesMay 6-9: Steve Huter, Dale Smith, Hervey Allen and Hans Kuhn of the NSRC will participate in the Internet2 Global Summit in San Diego, United States. NSRC will sponsor fellows for the meeting.

FinlandMay 23-24:Philip Regnauld of the NSRC will teach the ICANN DNSSEC workshop in Helsinki, Finland.

ThailandMay 22-26: NSRC instructor Philip Smith will participate in the BKNIX Peering Forum organized by the Thai Network Information Center Foundation - THNICF and will teach an Advanced BGP Workshop in Bangkok, Thailand.


DenmarkApril 16-17: NSRC personnel, Philip Smith, will be one of the instructors of the Pacific Research Platform- GEANT FIONA Workshop previous to the 2018 NORDUnet Conference in Copenhagen, Denmark.

MadagascarApril 23-24:NSRC will teach a DNS Workshop organized by ICANN and ARTEC. The workshop will take place in Madagascar.

GuamApril 23-27:NSRC instructor Philip Smith will teach CNDO Best Practices Tutorial during PITA 22nd AGM that will be held in Guam.

SenegalApril 29-May 11:NSRC contractor Fanta Bouba was one of the instructors of AfNOG Workshops including the Linux Bootcamp and the Network Managament Workshop that will be held in conjunction with the AIS 2018- Africa Internet Summit, in Dakar Senegal.


KenyaMarch 26-29: Philip Smith and Joe Abley of the NSRC will teach a 3-day DNSSEC Workshop and will provide direct engineering assistance to the Kenya Network Information Center - KeNIC in Nairobi, Kenya.

SingaporeMarch 25-29: NSRC staff Philip Smith will take part in the 45th Asia-Pacific Advanced Network - ​APAN 45 and will also assist to SupercomputingAsia 2018 - SCA18 in Singapore.

United KingdomMarch 12-23: NSRC staff and friends Hans Kuhn, and John Brewer, and Steve Song will attend ​IETF 101. Hans Kuhn will asssist with the meeting setup. John Brewer will participate in the Global Access to the Internet for All (gaia) Meeting, and Steve Song will participate in IETF 101 Plenary Session Technical Plenary: The Future of Internet Access. IETF 101 will be held in London, United Kingdom.

TogoMarch 12-16: NSRC collaborators Alain Aina and Patrick Okui will teach a 2 day BGP and Peering Workshop prior to WACREN 2018. They will also attend WACREN 2018 Meeting that will be held in Lome, Togo.

Puerto RicoMarch 12-15: Steven Huter of the NSRC will attend ICANN 61 Meeting. He will also visit Universidad de Puerto Rico.

United StatesMarch 5-7: NSRC will sponsor fellows of the USP and PREGINET to CENIC 2018 Meeting.

United StatesMarch 3-4: Hervey Allen of the NSRC, will be one of the instructors of the Pacific Research Platform (PRP) FIONA Workshop.


NepalFebruary 19-28: NSRC will teach or assist with workshops in Network Management and Monitoring, IPv4/IPv6 Routing , Security , Virtualisation & Cloud and Internet of Things & Wireless Sensor Networks as part of the APRICOT 2018 event to be held from February 19th to 28th in Nepal, Kathmandu. NSRC staff will also participate in APNIC 45 Meeting.


South AfricaJanuary 22-26: NSRC personnel will provide direct engineering assistance to Univen - University of Venda, in South Africa.

United StatesJan 21-24: NSRC personnel, Steve Huter and Philip Smith will attend meetings during the PTC´18 to be held in Honolulu, Hawaii, United States.

South AfricaJanuary 15-19: Patrick Okui, Anna Saine, Dale Smith, and Hans Kuhn of the NSRC will be teaching a Campus Network Design and Operations Workshop hosted by TENET- The Tertiary Education and Research Network of South Africa. The workshop will be held in the University of Cape Town. NSRC staff will also provide TENET with direct engineering assistance at Walter Sisulu University in Mthatha, South Africa.

Activities Over the Past Year

TongaDecember 4-8: NSRC personnel Hervey Allen and Phil Regnauld along with Eugene Adanzo of the University of Guam, will teach a Half Day Introduction to Linux Tutorial as well as a Virtualisation and Cloud Computing Workshop during PACNOG 21 that will be held at the Fa'onelua Convention Centre Building, along Vuna Road, Nuku'alofa, Tonga


FijiNovember 27- December 12: The NSRC assisted engineers from the University of South Pacific in Suva, Fiji with topics related to Security, Virtualization.

United StatesNovember 6-17: NSRC pesonnel, Hervey Allen and Hans Kuhn will work as support for the Super Computing 2017 - SC17 meeting to be held in Denver, Colorado, United States.

El SalvadorNovember 6-10: NSRC contractors José Dominguez and Antonio Lobo will lead a workshop on Network Monitoring and Management during the WALC 2017 meeting to be held in San Salvador, El Salvador and hosted by the Universidad Tecnológica de El Salvador (UTEC).


EthiopiaOctober 29- November 3: NSRC personnel Hervey Allen, Patrick Okui will teach an Advanced Routing and BGP for NRENs Workshop in conjunction with the 2017 UbuntuNet-Connect conference that will be held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

MoroccoOctober 23-27: In conjunction with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers ICANN, and the Morocco National Telecommunications Regulatory Agency ANRT, the NSRC with Phil Regnauld will teach a DNS and Security Workshop that will be held in Rabat, Morocco.

United StatesOctober 4-6: Anna Sainne from NSRC will participate in the Grace Hopper Celebration that will be held in Orlando, Florida, United States.


United StatesSeptember 17-19: Steve Huter attended ISOC 25 and the Internet Hall of Fame ceremony in Los Angeles, California, United States.

ComorosSeptember 13-15:Alain Aina of NSRC is leading and teaching a DNSSEC workshop in cooperation with ICANN to engineers of the Comoro Islands located to the north-west of Madagascar. Aina has worked for NSRC, AfriNIC, WACREN, and volunteers with Internet Society, IETF and the ICANN Security and Stability Advisory Committee, in addition to working with numerous Internet Service Providers in West Africa for many years. Another goal of the meeting was to formalize adoption of DNSSEC into the .KM ccTLD with coordination by Ali Hadji Mmadi, Comore Telecom, and Yaovi Atohoun, ICANN. The workshop will be held in Moroni, Union of the Comoros.


SenegalAugust 29: Patrick Okui, Anna Secka, Khoudia Gueye and Phil Regnauld of the NSRC will participate in the launch ceremony of Senegal's Internet Exchange Point - SENIX that will take place in Dakar, Senegal.

United KingdomAugust 21-22: Philip Smith of the NSRC will give presentations about the early days of LINX Internet Exchange Point, and the IXPs in Asia and in developing countries during LINX98. Philip will also teach a 3 Day BGP and Peering Workshop. LINX98 will be held in Manchester, United Kingdom.

United StatesAugust 7-8: Steve Huter of the NSRC will participate on the steering committee for the National Research Platform Workshop that will be hosted at Montana State University, in Bozeman, Montana.


UgandaJuly 24-August 3: NSRC in conjunction with the Research and Education Network for Uganda RENU organize a Campus Network Design and Operations Workshop. Dale Smith and Patrick Okui of the NSRC will teach the workshop and will also provide direct engineering assistance to the University of Kisubi in Uganda.

ThailandJuly 24-25: Jon Brewer of the NSRC will assist Asian Institute of Technology AIT with Point-to-Point setup, monitoring and measurement (TakNet). He will also give a talk at ThaiNOG on LoraWAN and Internet of Things that will be held in Bangkok, Thailand.

Czech RepublicJuly 16-21: Hans Kuhn of the NSRC will attend the IETF 99 meeting that will be held in Prague, Czech Republic . Hans will assist with meeting setup and IETF NOC operations during the meeting.