[lacnog] Reminder - Call for Presentations - LACNOG 2018

Tomas Lynch tlynch en nog.lat
Mar Jun 19 10:05:18 BRT 2018

Call for Presentations - LACNOG 2018

LACNOG, the Latin American and Caribbean Network Operators Group, will 
be holding its annual conference - LACNOG 2018 - in the city of Rosario, 
Argentina, between September 24 and 28, 2018. This event will be 
co-hosted with the LACNIC30 meeting.

The LACNOG 2018 Program Committee invites the Internet community to 
submit their proposals for the event.

In the spirit of LACNOG, the topics to be covered by the proposals 
should be oriented towards regional Internet development. The topics of 
interest to LACNOG 2018 include, but are not limited, to:

  	* Network operation and professional experiences, success stories
  	* IP network architecture, sizing, configuration and administration
  	* Routing and switching protocols, including unicast, multicast, 
anycast, SDN, and others
  	* End-user applications (e.g. E-mail, HTTP, DNS, NFVs, etc.)
  	* Value-added services such as VPNs, distributed systems, cloud 
computing, etc.
  	* Peering, regional traffic exchange, IXPs
  	* Transition to IPv6 and IPv6 Deployment
  	* Network security and data management, attack mitigation
  	* Network monitoring, performance, measurements and telemetry
  	* Network automation, evolution and convergence
  	* Infrastructure and physical transport including optical and wireless 
  	* Internet governance issues, legislation and regulations
  	* Research and education

Possible proposal exposition formats are the following:

  	* Lightning talk: short, 10-minute exposition with an additional 5 
minutes for questions.
  	* Presentation: 20-minute exposition with an additional 10 minutes for 
  	* Tutorial: 45-minute exposition with an additional 15 minutes for 

Presentations must be submitted according to the following schedule:

  	* Reception of proposals: June 4 to July 2, 2018
  	* Last day of reception: July 2, 2018 before 23h59 UTC-3 (Montevideo, 
UY time)
  	* Program Committee evaluation: July 2 to 15, 2018
  	* Evaluation announcement: July 16, 2018
  	* Submission of the final presentation: July 23 to September 3, 2018 
before 23h59 UTC-3 (Montevideo, UY time)
  	* Last day for submission: September 3, 2018
  	* Event: September 24 to 28, 2018

If you wish to participate, you must submit a short biography, 
photograph, abstract and draft of your proposal to 
In the case that your proposal is selected, you authorize LACNOG and 
LACNIC to publish your name, picture, biography, and final work in the 
event agenda.

The acceptance of your proposal exempts you from the event registration 
fees but does not automatically grant any monetary support either for 
traveling or accomodations. However, presenters may apply for a LACNIC 
sponsorship independently.

Presenters at the LACNOG 2018 conference will receive a certificate 
attesting their participation.

For more information, 

Tomás Lynch
Program Committee co-chair

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