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Schedule: 8:30 AM – 6:30 PM Eastern Time

8:30am - Registration & Breakfast - Hope Pre-Function
9:00 am - Program - Biltmore/Hope/Bellamy
5:00 pm - Reception - Chimney Rock

Tuesday, April 12 2016
Time/Webcast:Room:Topic/Abstract:Presenter/Sponsor:Presentation Files:
8:30am - 9:00amHope Pre-FunctionRegistration & Breakfast
9:00am - 9:15amBiltmore/Hope/BellamyWelcome & IntroductionsSpeakers:
  • Sean Kennedy.
  • Huanhuan Jezzibell Gilmore, PacketFabric
  • Jezzibell is the SVP of Business Development for PacketFabric, a stealth mode startup building the next-generation networking platform to redefine interconnection. She brings 17+ years of professional experience from our own community. Jezzibell began her tenure in the industry at AboveNet back in 1998. She has held various positions in Management, Marketing, Operations, Global Sourcing, Corporate Strategy, and Business Development at companies such as: AboveNet, Akamai, IX Reach, ServerCentral, nLayer, and GTT. Jezzibell has been serving as a Board of Director on the current NANOG Board, and was the Vice Chair of the Development Committee from 2012 to 2013. She has been an active NANOG participant since 2001.
  • Betty Burke, NANOG Executive Director.
pdfWelcome & Introductions(PDF)
9:15am - 10:00amBiltmore/Hope/BellamyIntroduction to ComplexitySpeakers:

  • Russ White, LinkedIn
  • Russ White has more than twenty years experience in designing, deploying, breaking, and troubleshooting large scale networks. Across that time, he has co-authored more than forty software patents, has spoken at venues throughout the world, has participated in the development of several internet standards, has helped develop the CCDE and the CCAr, and has worked in Internet governance with the ISOC. Russ is currently a member of the Artchitecture Team at LinkedIn, where he works on next generation data center designs, complexity, security, and privacy. His most recent books are The Art of Network Architecture and Navigating Network Complexity. Degrees and certifications: MSIT Capella University, MACM Shepherds Theological Seminary, PhD in progress from Southeastern Theological Seminary, CCIE #2635, CCDE 2007:001, CCAr
pdfIntroduction to Complexity(PDF)
10:00am - 10:45amBiltmore/Hope/BellamyLife After IPv4/ARIN Public Policy ProcessSpeakers:

  • John Curran, President & CEO
  • John Curran is the President and CEO of the American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN), responsible for leading the organization in its mission of managing the distribution of Internet number resources in its geographic region. He was also a founder of ARIN and served as its Chairman from inception through early 2009. John’s experience in the Internet industry includes serving as CTO and COO for ServerVault, which provides highly secure, fully managed infrastructure solutions for sensitive federal government and commercial applications. Prior to this, he was CTO for XO Communications, and was integral in leading the organization’s technical initiatives, network architecture, and design of leading-edge capabilities built into the company’s nationwide network. Mr. Curran also served as CTO for BBN/GTE Internetworking, where he was responsible for the organization’s strategic technology direction. He led BBN’s technical evolution from one of the earliest Internet Service Providers through its growth and eventual acquisition by GTE. He has also been an active participant in the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), having both co-chaired the IETF Operations and Network Management Area and served as a member of the IPng (IPv6) Directorate.
pdfLife After IPv4/ARIN Public Policy Process(PDF)
10:45am - 11:00amHope Pre-FunctionBreak
11:00am - 12:00pmBiltmore/Hope/BellamyTutorial: The Internet Ecosystem for Network OperatorsSpeakers:
  • Alvaro Retana, Cisco Systems.
pdfInternet Ecosystem for Network Operators(PDF)
12:00pm - 12:45pmBiltmore/Hope/BellamyRPKI, DNSSEC, and updates to ARIN IRRSpeakers:

  • Mark Kosters, Chief Technology Officer
  • Mark Kosters is the CTO of the American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN), responsible for all engineering initiatives within the organization, leading both development and operations. Mark has over 25 years of experience as an applications developer, networking engineer, technical manager and executive. Over the last eighteen years, he has been a senior engineer at Data Defense Network (DDN) NIC, Chief Engineer and Principal Investigator under the NSF-sponsored Internet NIC (InterNIC), and Vice President of Research at VeriSign. Over his career, Mark has been involved in application design and implementation of core Internet client/server tools, router administration, UNIX system administration, database administration, and network security. He has represented both network information centers in various technical forums such as IETF, RIPE, APNIC, CaribNOG, and NANOG.
pdfRPKI, DNSSEC, and updates to ARIN IRR(PDF)
12:45pm - 1:45pmChimney RockLunch
1:45pm - 2:30pmBiltmore/Hope/BellamyTutorial: IPv6 the Foundation of IT TransformationSpeakers:

  • Ciprian Popoviciu, Nephos6, CEO
  • Dr. Ciprian Popoviciu is the president and CEO of Nephos6, a company developing the tools to monitor on prem or SaaS based services over IPv4 and IPv6. Ciprian has over 19 years of experience working in various technical and leadership roles. Prior to starting Nephos6 he managed the architecture team of Cisco’s Engineering Infrastructure Services organization where he defined the strategy and led the execution of the internal DC consolidation and transition to cloud. He is an industry recognized domain expert in IPv6 who, over the past 12 years worked on the strategy, architecture, implementation and validation of IPv6 adoption by large service providers and enterprises Worldwide. Ciprian worked with various governments on defining national level and agency level IPv6 strategies and standards. He also worked with product and test teams on specific IPv6 features and roadmaps towards IPv6 readiness. Ciprian authored two IPv6 books: “Deploying IPv6 Networks” and “Global IPv6 Strategies”. He co-authored 5 IPv6 related IETF RFCs and multiple IPv6 related patents. Ciprian is an IPv6 Forum Fellow and a Cisco Champion. He is a frequent speaker to industry events and conferences and he is an active contributor to various technology and scientific publications.
pdfIPv6 the Foundation of IT Transformation(PDF)
2:30pm - 3:00pmBiltmore/Hope/BellamyIETF Routing Area UpdateSpeakers:
  • Alvaro Retana, Cisco Systems.
pdfIETF Routing Area Update(PDF)
3:00pm - 3:15pmHope Pre-FunctionBreak
3:15pm - 4:15pmBiltmore/Hope/BellamyTraceroute TutorialSpeakers:
  • Jesse Sowell, Markley Group / Stanford.
pdfTraceroute Tutorial(PDF)
4:15pm - 4:30pmBiltmore/Hope/BellamyParticipation on the NANOG Mailing ListSpeakers:
  • Valerie Wittkop, NANOG.
pdfParticipation on the NANOG Mailing List(PDF)
4:30pm - 5:00pmBiltmore/Hope/BellamyOpen Mic Q&A, Survey, Closing RemarksSpeakers:
  • Sean Kennedy.
5:00pm - 6:30pmChimney RockEvening Reception


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