• Date & Location : 5 Jun, 2017 - 9 Jun, 2017
  • Host :

    Bhutan Telecom

  • About :

    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.

  • Venue : Office of the Vice-Chancellor, Royal University of Bhutan, Thimphu

We encourage you to register as soon as possible. Due to the popular demand for the courses, the limited seats could run out fast.


btNOG’s Fourth Meeting consists of 1 day of conference followed by 4 days of training by hands-on-workshops.

  • The registration fee for the training/workshops is Nu 15000.
  • The registration fee for the conference is Nu 3000.
  • The registration fee for both training and conference is Nu 18000.


Registration for btNOG 4 can be done in cash or cheque to Bhutan Telecom. The registration fee goes towards covering the costs of holding the event.

Please contact secretariat(at)nog(dot)bt by email more information and to register for the fourth btNOG meeting.

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The conference outline is below.

Day 1 (Monday, 5th June)

Plenary Conference – Agenda


  • Registration


  • Host Welcome Address – CEO Bhutan Telecom
  • Paranoia 101 – Randy Bush (IIJ)

10:30-11:00: Tea Break


13:00-14:00: Lunch


  • CC and IT Park – Chencho (DITT)
  • DrukREN – Karma Jamyang (DITT)
  • Ethical Hacking and Cyber Security – (Yangkhor IT Solutions)
  • Traffic Trends – Matsuzaki Yoshinobu (IIJ)

15:30-16:00: Tea Break


Day 2 (Tuesday 6th June) – Day 5 (Friday 9th June): Technical Workshops

  • Topic : Campus Network Design
  • Workshop Website
  • Speakers : Philip Smith (NSRC) and Tashi Phuntsho (APNIC)

  • Topic : Network and Systems Security
  • Speakers : Randy Bush (IIJ), Matsuzaki Yoshinobu (IIJ) and Alisha Gurung (Bhutan Telecom)

The presentations are available by following the agenda links above.