Dear SwiNOG supporter,
We’re starting the planning for our next SwiNOG meeting.
The 34th meeting of the Swiss Network Operators Group (SwiNOG) will be held in Berne on
top of the Gurten on Thuesday October 30th 2018.
Call for Paper!!
This is the official Call for Paper email. Please use the CFP Form to submit your
Important Dates for SwiNOG#34
31.07.2018 Save the Date!
31.07.2018 Call for Papers
20.08.2018 Registration opens
05.10.2018 Call for Papers closing
10.10.2018 Final publication of Agenda
22.10.2018 Registration closes
25.10.2018 Deadline for submitting all slides
30.10.2018 Meeting day
Topics for Presentations/Talks
The number and length of presentations per session is not fixed, although due to time
constraints we would prefer the length of the presentations to be between 5 to 45
Here is a non-exhaustive list of typical SwiNOG meeting topics:
- Security - DDOS Mitigation - AntiSpam
- Open Source tools
- International view of the internet (incidents, outages, measurements)
- Server applications (DNS, Web, etc.)
- Legal issues (B‹PF, etc.)
- Telecommunication politics (Net Neutrality, Incumbent monopoly, etc.)
-> PLEASE feel free to talk to us about any kind of topic and collaboration!!!
You can always start a discussion on the list - I'm sure people join in.
Language of Slides and Talks
The whole day will be held in English, therefore we kindly ask you to produce your
presentation in English.
All submissions must have a strong technical bias and must not be solely promotional for
Please remember that your presentations should be suitable for a target audience of
technicians from varied backgrounds, working for companies whose sizes may vary
To submit a proposal for a presentation, we request that you use the newly CFP form:
If you have any questions please get in contact with us by sending an email to
<swinog-core at swinog.ch <http://swinog.ch/>>:
We also welcome suggestions for specific presentations which you feel would be valuable to
the SwiNOG community.
Please be aware that your presentation will be published on the SwiNOG website after the
event. We can publish modified slides if requested - it might be that some confidential
data will be presented by you which are not intended for publication on the internet.
SwiNOG Core Team
General Information (SwiNOG Community)
The Swiss Network Operators Group (SwiNOG) is an informal group of people who are
concerned with engineering and operation of the Swiss Internet.
SwiNOG exists to enhance the quality of Internet services available in Switzerland. It
does this by fostering the free exchange of technical ideas and information between
different companies and organisations.
SwiNOG is a community for professionals who are operating, designing or researching the
Internet. It provides a technical forum where those working on, with and for the Internet
can come together to solve problems with every aspect of their (net)work.
The meeting is designed to provide an opportunity for the exchange of information among
network operators, engineers, researchers and other professionals close to the network
More information about SwiNOG can be found at https://www.swinog.ch
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Information about the meeting will be published at
General Information (SwiNOG Organisation)
The SwiNOG Organisation Association is a non-profit association under article 60 and
further of the swiss civil law. It manages the SwiNOG community resources (domain, web,
mailing-lists, etc..) and organises SwiNOG meetings.
ps: for those who read the whole mail: did you noticed something?