Call for papers - NZNOG 2014
Doing something interesting in the Internetworking space? Submit an
NZNOG conference paper and you could win a trip to the next APRICOT
meeting in Bangkok Thailand!
The NZNOG organising committee invites papers for its 13th annual
conference, to be hosted at the Rutherford Hotel, Nelson, New Zealand
from 27 – 31 January 2014. There will the three day Workshops 27 – 29
January, a day of tutorials on 29 January with the main conference on 30
– 31 January.
The best local conference paper as judged by the trustees in association
with the programme committee will win a trip to APRICOT 2014, to be held
in Bangkok, Thailand, 18-28 February 2014. So, get writing!
The NZNOG conference, workshops and tutorials are a once-a-year
opportunity for individuals and organisations involved in Internet
operations to meet and share the latest in Internet operations,
technologies practises and receive high quality training.
The event is unique in New Zealand and attracts technical, skilled
individuals with a genuine interest in Internet operations and
Submit a paper:
Presenters are invited to submit abstracts of their paper for
consideration by Monday 21st October. Abstracts should be no more than
one page long and provide a summary of your networking-related subject
matter. Please note that full slide decks will be required by 18th
To submit your paper please e-mail: talks(a)nznog.org
When considering a presentation, remember that the NZNOG audience is
mainly comprised of technical network operators and engineers with a
wide range of experience levels from beginners to multi-year experience.
There is a strong orientation to offer core skills and basic knowledge
in SIGs and to address issues relevant to the day-to-day operations of
ISPs and network operators in the conference sessions.
Note: The inclusion of a title, bio, topic, abstract, and slides with
proposals is not compulsory but will help us determine the quality of
your proposal and increase the likelihood it will be accepted.
The organising committee will evaluate abstracts based on fit with the
conference’s objective and its ability to stimulate lively discussions
around the current state of New Zealand networking.
The best local paper will be judged by a selection of the trustees and
the programme committee. Return flights from New Zealand, accommodation,
and conference fees will be covered. It will be expected the best paper
is submitted by the winner for presentation at APRICOT.
More details on paper submission can be found at
For more information about the conference visit www.nznog.org