South Asian Network Operators Group
A non-profit forum for Data Network Operators in South Asia

Program Schedule for SANOG 29

SANOG 29 - Conference Program Outline - 23-24 January, 2017

Type Date Time Session
Conference 23rd Janurary 10:00 - 12:00 Opening Ceremony, Moderator: Aftab Siddiqui
           Welcome Address from SANOG, Aftab Siddiqui
Key Note: "Future of Networks, Networking, and Networkers" - Yusuf Bhaiji
Key Note: "Software Defined Everything" - Haris Shamsi
Address by the Guest of *Honor Dr. Ismail Shah (Chairman PTA)
Address by the Chief Guest Hon. *Chairman HEC Prof. Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed
Shield Distribution and Group Photo
12:00 - 14:00 Lunch & Prayer Break
14:00 - 15:30 Plenary: Technical Updates - Chair: Matsuzaki Yoshinobu
APNIC Update - Pubudu Jayasinghe (APNIC)
ICANN Update - Champika Wijayatunga (ICANN)
Arabic Script IDNs and its Universal Acceptance - Ahmed Bakht Masood (HEC)
15:30 - 16:00 Tea Break
16:00 - 17:30 Plenary: Technical Operations I, Chair: Fawad Raza
BGP Routing Hijacking - Matsuzaki Yoshinobu (IIJ)
Root Zone DNSSEC Key Signing Key Rollover - Champika Wijayatunga (ICANN)
Design and Implementation of Real-time Visualization tool for Network Security Monitoring - Aneela Safdar
Conference 24th January 9:00 - 10:30 Plenary: Network Operations II, Chair: Champika Wijayatunga
IPv4 Routing Table & Deaggregation Update - Dr. Philip Smith (NSRC)
Label Generation Rules for the Root Zone of the Internet - Sarmad Hussain (ICANN)
Building SDN Cluster at LUMS - Hafiz Mohsin (Lahore University of Management Sciences)
10:30 - 11:00 Break
11:00 - 12:30 Plenary: Network Operations III, Chair: Aftab Siddiqui
Understanding NFV and the MANO stack - Syed Affan Ahmed
Data Analytics Layer For High-interaction Honeypots - Iqra Khan
RIPE Atlas Introduction & Use Cases - Dr. Philip Smith (NSRC)
13:15 - 14:00 Lunch & Prayer Break
14:00 - 15:00 Inauguration Ceremony of PKNOG, Chair:
Inauguration Ceremony of PKNOG -
15:00 - 15:30 Break
15:30 - 18:00 Peering Forum, Chair: Dr. Philip Smith
Peering & IXP Forum Introduction - Session Chair
Pakistan Internet Exchange Point (IXP), Role of Stakeholders - Wasi Ullah Khan (PTA)
Umbrella Fabric / IXP SDN OpenFlow : The TouiX to TouSIX Experience - Marc Bruyere
Xbits: Software Defined Internet Services at an IXP - Saad Bin Qaisar
IX Updates : Japan's IXPs (Yoshinobu Matsuzaki) & Slovenia IX (Jan Zorz)
Peering Personals
SANOG 29 Conference Closing Address and Welcome Message for SANOG 30 - SANOG PC Chair
Galla Dinner starting at 07:00 pm

SANOG 29 - Tutorial Program Outline - 25 January, 2017

Type Date Time Track 1: Venue HEC Auditorium Track 2: Venue HEC Mural Hall Track 3:Venue HEC Lecture Hall
Tutorials 25th January 09:00 - 10:30 ISOC ION - Aftab Siddiqui & Kevin Meynell & Jan Zorz (ISOC) Open Network Operating System (ONOS) Learning Tutorial - Muhammad Imran
Tea Break
11:00 - 12:30 ISOC ION - Aftab Siddiqui & Kevin Meynell & Jan Zorz (ISOC) Open Network Operating System (ONOS) Learning Tutorial - Muhammad Imran DNS Operations and ccTLD Management - Champika Wijayatunga (ICANN)
Lunch & Prayer Break
14:00 - 15:30
IPv6 Transition Strategies - Dr. Philip Smith (NSRC) Understanding and Deploying DNSSEC (Part 1) - Champika Wijayatunga (ICANN)
Tea Break
16:00 - 17:30 iIPv6 Deployment Planning - Dr. Philip Smith (NSRC) Understanding and Deploying DNSSEC (Part 2) - Champika Wijayatunga (ICANN)

PKIX Inauguration Ceremony Outline - 27 January, 2017

Type Date Time Session
PKIX 27th Janurary 15:00 - 16:00 Inauguration of PKIX, Moderator:
Inauguration Address: Ms Anusha Rehman (Hon. Minister of Information Technology and Telecommunication)
PKIX Site Visit

SANOG 29 - Workshops Program Outline - 26-30 January, 2017

Track: Routing Track: Infra & Security Track: Infra & Security
26-30 January 09:00 - 18:00
(with 3 usual breaks in between)
IPv4/IPv6 Routing:
Aftab Siddiqui (ISOC) & Matsuzaki Yoshinobu (IIJ)
Workshop Resources
Champika Wijayatunga (ICANN), Dr. Rao Naveed Bin Rais (AUST), Naveed Tahir (HEC), Manahil Ahmed Khan
Campus Network Design & Security:
Dr. Philip Smith (NSRC), Nimal Ratnayake (NSRC)
Workshop Resources

SANOG 29 - Closing Ceremony Outline - 30 January, 2017

Type Date Time Session
Closing 30th Janurary 16:00 - 17:30 SANOG29 Closing Ceremony
Closing Address : Mr.Ahsan Iqbal (Hon. Minister of Planning, Development and Reform)
Closing Address : Chairman of HEC and PTA
Certificate Giving Ceremony
Workshop Dinner

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