Date and Location
17 - 21 November 2014, Phuentsholing.
The BTNOG Conference and Workshop is an opportunity for capacity
development for the professionals of IT/ICT involved in the
operation of networks and network services in Bhutan.
We encourage you to register as soon as possible. Due to the popular
demand for the courses, the limited seats could run out fast.
Registration for BTNOG's First Meeting comprising of 5-days
training/workshop can be done by paying BTN 10,000 in cash/cheque to
Bhutan Telecom. The registration fee goes towards covering the
costs of the event.
Please contact secretariat at nog.bt by email or call Kinzang
Lhaden on 02 343434 Ext. 2008 for more information and to register
for the first BTNOG meeting.
BTNOG was held at the College of Science and Technology in
The agenda for the first BTNOG is now available. The conference outline is below.
Day 1 (Monday, November 17th)
Day 2 (Tuesday) - Day 5 (Friday): Technical Workshops
- Track 1: BGP Routing
- Philip Smith (APNIC), Tashi Phuntsho (Bhutan Telecom)
- Track 2: Virtualisation and Cloud
- Hans Kuhn (NSRC), Dean Pemberton (NSRC)
- Track 3: Network and Systems Security
- Randy Bush (IIJ), Matsuzaki Yoshinobu (IIJ), Sheryl Hermoso (APNIC)
The presentations were posted on the completion of BTNOG 1. Please
see the agendapage for more info.
How to get to Phuentsholing
By road from Thimphu. International participants have a choice of
airlines, DrukAir and Bhutan Airlines, flying from Singapore,
Bangkok, Kathmandu, and 6 ports in India. It is also possible to
fly to Siliguri (Bagdogra) in India and transfer by road to
For further information please contact the organising committee.
BTNOG is made possible with the support of many
organisations with common interests in the development and
stability of the Internet network infrastructure, operations, services
and performance. We are always interested in expressions of
interest of support from other organisations who share our desire
to improve the Internet in the Bhutan.
Organisations who wish to support this or future BTNOG meetings
should please contact the organising committee by sending email to
btnog-coord at nog.bt.
We'd like to acknowledge the generous support of APNIC,
ICANN, ISOC and NSRC.