Where was the NSRC in 2021

NSRC Personnel Activities Around the World


JordanDec NSRC instructors Bob Rotsted and Merike Kaeo will teach a Security Workshop for the Arab States Research and Education Network - ASREN. This workshop will be virtual.

Saudi ArabiaDec 13-16 NSRC supported ICANN and SaudiNIC for the organization of the DNSSEC Workshop.

United StatesDec 9 Steve Huter and Hans Kuhn from NSRC will teach a one day virtual Tribal Broadband Workshop.

Saint Kitts and NevisDec 8 NSRC will teach the online CaribNOG IXP/Peering Seminar. Patrick Okui, Anna Secka Saine, and Philip Smith will be the instructors of the workshop.


FijiNov 29- Dec 9 NSRC will teach two tutorials during PacNOG 29 that will be held virtually. Dean Pemberton will teach the Wireshark Tutorial and Hervey Allen, Brian Candler and Hans Kuhn will be the instructors of the Scalable Network Monitoring and Management Tutorial.

VenezuelaNov 23-27 NSRC will teach the Network Monitoring and Management Workshop during WALC 2021 that will be held online. NSRC's instructors include Hervey Allen, Carlos Armas, José Domíngue, Antonio Lobo and Rolando Perez.

ThailandNov 22-24 NSRC instructors Philip Smith and Md Abdul Awal will be teaching a Peering Workshop for the BKNIX IXP. This workshop will combine in-class participation with virtual classroom presentations.

PakistanNov 1-5 NSRC will organize and teach an online Routing Infrastructure and Security Operations Workshop in cooperation with the Trans-Eurasia Information Network - TEIN and Higher Education Commission, Pakistan for the Pakistan Education and Research Network - PERN. Philip Smith and Md Abdul Awal will be instructors for the workshop.


RwandaOct 25-29 NSRC will support the RwandaNOG 2021 Training. Brian Candler and Patrick Okui are providing tecnical assistance for the RwandaNOG-21 Advanced Routing and Network Monitoring and Management workshops. The training venue will be the College of Science and Technology-CST- Kigali, Rwanda.

MongoliaOct 25-29 mnNOG3 will be a virtual and in-person event, where NSRC will teach a hands-on Virtualisation Workshop. Hans Kuhn, Phil Regnauld, Brian Candler, Philip Smith and Md Abdul Awal will be some the instructors of the workshop.

GhanaOct 5-8 NSRC helped organized the ICANN - GDNR - DNSSEC Workshop that will be held online.

UgandaOct 4-6 NSRC along with ICTP, the Marconi Society, RENU, Resilient Africa Network organized a Internet of Things- LoRaWAN Workshop for RENU/RANlab projects . These will be a virtual workshop that will join instructors from ICTP, RENU and NSRC.


RwandaSep 30 Patrick Okui of the NSRC will be presenting an Introduction to BGP Part 2 in a webinar for RwandaNOG.

United StatesSep 29 Patrick Okui will be the instructor of the BGP and IXP Workshop that will take place virtually during CaribNOG 22.

JordanSep 22 NSRC will provide security training for ASREN. Hervey Allen will share NSRC's work, while Merike Kaeo will give a Security Overview and Bob Rotsted will talk about Incident Response.

TanzaniaSep 12-15 NSRC will be teaching the Campus Network Design and Operations Workshop as well as the DNS & DNS Security Workshop during the TERNET's 1st International Conference on Digital Transformation that will be held in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Patrick Okui, Anna Saine, Dale Smith, Philip Smith, Simon Balthazar will be NSRC's instructors for the workshops.


LiberiaAug 3-6 NSRC's instructors Alain Aina and Md Abdul Awal will be teaching the online NSRC - ICANN - ISOC Liberia DNSSEC Workshop.


United KingdomJul 12-16 NSRC will participate in RPKI Week with Philip Regnauld as a moderator of the ISPs, NSPs, and RPKI Panel.

SrilankaJul 12-16 NSRC will teach and give a presentation during SANOG 37 that will be held virtually. Hervey Allen will teach a Network Monitoring and Management 2.0 Tutorial. Md. Abdul Awal will give a presentation about RPKI Deployment Status in South Asia.

PhilippinesJul 12 Philip Regnauld of the NSRC will be participating in the Global R&E Routing Table Update Talk during virtual PhNOG2.0.

BarbadosJul 7 NSRC's staff Patrick Okui will be the instructor of the IXP Design Checklist For Network & IX Operators that will be held online as part of the CarPIF 7 training sessions.

FijiJul 2-5 During online PacNOG 28 Conference and Workshops, Md Abdul Awal and Phil Regnauld of the NSRC will be teaching DNS Fundamentals and Introduction to DNS Security Worskhop.


United Arab EmiratesJun 21-24 NSRC's instructor Phil Regnauld will teach the online NSRC-ICANN- TDRA- DNSSEC Workshop.


Democratic Republic of the CongoMay 26- Jun 4 NSRC will participate in AIS 2021, AfNOG Workshops. As part of the pre-event tutorials, Hervey Allen will give an online Network Monitoring Essentials Tutorial. Philip Smith will give an online presentation about Global BCP for Routing Policy and Security Presentation.

ThailandMay 14 Md Abdul Awal of the NSRC will give a presentation on The impact of an RPKI validator in Bangladesh and Lessons Learned during ThaiNOG that was held online.

ThailandMay 10-12 Philip Smith and Md Abdul Awal will be NSRC's instructors of the intERLab- BKNIX Peering Workshop that will be held during the BKNIX Peering Forum - BPF 2021in Thailand.

MoroccoMay 6 NSRC staff will teach an online IXP Seminar for CNRST.


United StatesApril 15-16 NSRC staff will participate in ESnet CI Engineering Lunch & Learn Series. Hervey Allen and Hans Kuhn will present an overview of the NSRC, and Md Abdul Awal will give a presentation about global BCP for routing policy and security during the online event.

United StatesApril 6 Steve Huter and Hervey Allen will meet with Pacific Northwest Gigapop Advisory Council where they will present the NSRC.


MoroccoMarch 29-April 1 Phil Regnauld of the NSRC will be one of the instructors of the ICANN - ANRT DNSSEC Workshop to be held online.

United StatesMarch 18 Philip Smith of the NSRC will participate in MANRS tech talk RouteViews: Why It's a Must-Have for Network Operators as part of ISOC Seminar series.


PhilippinesFebruary 22- March 4 NSRC staff will teach tutorials and give presentations during APRICOT 2021 that will be held virtually. Hervey Allen will be the instructor of the Network Monitor and Management 2.0 Tutorial. Phil Regnauld will teach DNSSEC Operations Tutorial. Sebastian Büttrich will teach the Wireless Development Tutorial . Phil Smith and Md Abdul Awal will be the instructors of the BGP Deployment Tutorial . Md Abdul Awal will give a presentation about RPKI invalids aren´t going away .

Great BritainFebruary 22 NSRC and LINX organized a webinar about RouteViews BGP Monitoring Infrastructure.

BeninFebruary 16-18 NSRC will provide support for the online ICANN - JENY SAS .BJ DNSSEC Workshop.

NigeriaFebruary 8-11 NSRC will assist ICANN instructors to lead the online DNSSEC Workshop for Nigeria Internet Registration Association.

PakistanFebruary 1 Philip Smith of the NSRC, will be the instructor of the online Routing Infrastructure & Security Operations Workshop during APAN 51.


United StatesJanuary 16 NSRC will participate on the Trans-Pacific Research and Education (TPRE) 6th meeting. The meeting will be held virtually and will be hosted by the University of Hawaii .