NPNOG Conference Program, 9th December 2016

Date/Time Program Details
13:00 – 13:30 Registration
13:30 – 15:15 Opening Ceremony

  • Welcome Address from NPNOG – Samit Jana, President
  • Inaguration of NPNOG1
  • Welcome Address from Gaurab Raj Upadhaya – SANOG, Chair of NPIX, Global Network Strategic Director at Limelight – Online
  • Welcome Address from Philip Smith – APIA Board Chair, Senior Network Engineer, NSRC, – Online
  • APINIC Regional Update by Chendi Srinivas, APNIC
  • Welcome Address from BDNOG by Simon Baroi, BDNOG – Online
  • Welcome Address from Chief Guest – Digambar Jha, Chairman of NTA, Nepal Telecom Authority
  • Opening Key Notes by Ananda Raj Khanal – Director, Nepal Telecom Authority
15:15 – 15:30 Tea Break
15:30 – 17:00 Operations Track

  • International Connectivity for the Provision of Broadband Services by KP Bhandari, Nepal Telecom (Download Slides)
  • State of IPv6 by Indiver Badal, Mavorion Systems (Download Slides)
  • Introduction to RPKI by Chendi Srinivas, APNIC
  • Smart ways to develop broadband – Daniel Eckmann, Huawei Technologies, Germany
  • Network Security by Kumar Pudasaini, Agriculture Development Bank (Download Slides)
  • Cyber security and the importance of audit by Yasmine Bhattarai, NCell
  • Establishing Long-haul Wireless Backhauling for Rural Access – Keshav Nepal, WorldLink Communications
  • Database Optimization, Scaling Techniques and BigData by Shree Khanal, President, SQL user Group
17:00 – 17:15 Tea Break
17:15 – 18:15 Closing Session

  • Experience on Impact of DDoS and Mitigation – Avishek Singh Okheda, WorldLink Communications (Download Slides)
  • Notes from NPIX
  • Notes from Internet Service Provider Association of Nepal
  • Notes from Computer Association of Nepal
  • Notes from Internet Society of Nepal
  • Notes from Nepal Research and Education Network
  • Notes from Free and Open Source (FOSS) Nepal
  • Notes from Department of IT, Government of Nepal
  • Closing Keynote – Internet Reloaded by Deepak Shrestha, Director, SUBISU/NIIG/DataHub
  • Closing Remarks
18:15 onwards Conference closing social event – Cultural Program, Cocktails followed by Dinner