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

Program Schedule For SANOG 40

Live Telecast of the Conference

SANOG 40 - Conference Program Outline - Monday 16th October, 2023
Venue : Ballroom, Hilton Colombo, Sri Lanka

Type Date Time Session
Conference 16 October 09:00 - 11:00 Opening Plenary >> Moderator: LKNOG
Welcome Note by SANOG Chair: Rupesh Shrestha
Welcome Note by LKNOG: Subhashini Kadurugasyaya
Welcome on behalf of APNIC: Roopinder Singh Perhar (APNIC EC)
Conference Keynote - "The Evolution of Network Forensics: From Non-Forensic to Forensic Devices"
Prof. Kasun De Zoysa, Professor in Computer Science, University of Colombo School of Computing
Conference Keynote - "How Sri Lankan languages are used in multilingual internet"
Harsha Wijayawardhana CITP FBCS, COO/CTO of Theekshana
11:00 - 11:30 Short Break
11:30 - 13:00 Technical Session 1 >> Session Chair: Sushil Kulkarni
"Deploying Fiber at 4000m -- Everest Community Network" - Naveed Haque (Internet Society)
"DNS Security & Challenges of DNSSEC Implementation": Sampath Hennayake (LK Domain Registry)
"Case Study: Deploying Grafana as a Unifying Monitoring System": Abu Sufian (ADN-Udoy Ltd)"
"Peering Personals: Introduction & Background" - Sushil Kulkarni (DE-CIX)
Peering Personals: APNIC, Meta, SLT-IX, RouteViews, DE-CIX, PCH, NPIX
13:00 - 14:30 Lunch Break
14:30 - 16:00 Technical Session 2 >> Session Chair: Philip Paeps
"DDoS in South Asia" - Dave Phelan (APNIC)
"Routing Table Update" - Philip Smith (NSRC)
"RPKI in South Asia" - Terry Sweetser (APNIC)
"Let's Encrypt: Automate all the things" - Philip Paeps (Alternative Enterprises)
16:00 - 16:30 Short Break
16:30 - 17:30 Technical Session 3 >> Session Chair: Subhashini Kadurugasyaya
"SANOG-39: A Journey of Learning and Implementation": Amila Kothalawala
"Kubernetes Networking: Under the Hood and Beyond": Bashir Ahmed Zeeshan (CMPAK ZONG)
"Accelerating Hyper-Converged Enterprise Virtualization using Proxmox and Ceph":
Md Mahedi Hasan (University of Dhaka)
17:30 - 18:15 Closing Plenary >> Moderator: Rupesh Shrestha
LEARN Update: Dhammika Lalantha (LEARN)
LKNOG Update: R.P.D.C.Kaushalya
SANOG Update and Closing Remarks by SANOG Chair : Rupesh Shrestha
Speaker & Workshop Instructors recognition: Rupesh Shrestha
Sponsor Recognition & Photo Ops
19:00 - Late Conference Closing Gala Dinner, Jubilee Hall, Galle Face Hotel

SANOG 40 - Workshop Outline - 17-20 October, 2023
Venue : The Galle Face Hotel

Workshop Track 1 : Galleface 6 Workshop Track 2 : Galleface 2 Workshop Track 3 : Galleface 1
17-20 October 09:00 - 18:00
Campus Network Design and Operations:
Philip Smith (NSRC),
Nipuna Suduwella (University of Colombo),
Philip Paeps (Alternative Enterprises),
Zaheer Hussain (Open University of Sri Lanka)
BGP, IPv6 and RPKI:
Terry Sweetser (APNIC),
Dibya Khatiwada (APNIC CT),
Subhashini Kadurugasyaya (APNIC CT)
Network Security and DNSSEC:
Md. Zobair Khan (APNIC),
Warren Finch (APNIC)

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