NANOG 43 Preliminary Agenda

As you know, April 1st, 2008 was the last date for submission of presentations for NANOG 43.
I am pleased to present preliminary agenda for the meeting.

Security, Morning Devotional:
  By [Paul Ferguson, Preaching](http://og.latency.net/asr/fergie.jpg) 

Keynote: 
  Randy Bush, IIJ: "We tried it 20 years ago, and it didn't work then"

TCP/IP optimization, mumbo-jumbo method:
  Presented by Gamerail and KillerNIC.

IPv8 hour, only connectivity provided will be IPv8. 
  Sponsors: Jim Fleming, UNIR and Campbell's v8.

100G networking panel. 
  Moderators: Vijay Gill, "It does not scale".

PGP Sleeper Cell Keysigning:
  Majdi Abbas, Al-Lattice and P.L.O. Networks Inc.

Ethernet Panel:
  Marty Hannigan, "Clocking on Ethernet Networks"

Community meeting:
  Marty Hannigan, "If you don't control the broom, you don't control the room"
  Alex Pilosov, [The Putin of NANOG](http://www.infiltrated.net/nanogpolice.jpg), on community-based policing.

Datacenter Power Panel. Moderators:
  Vijay Gill: "It does not scale". 
  Randy Bush: "I want 400000 Watts per square foot".
  Josh Snowhorn: Green Datacenters - capturing power of lightning and 
    hurricane winds, and other benefits of locating facilities in Tornado 
    Alley. 
  Jay Adelson, Equinix: [Datacenter Power Limits](http://binaryfury.wann.net/i/no-equinix-power.jpg)
  Alex Pilosov, Pilosoft: [Low-cost colocation](http://www.bogons.net/pics/street-colo.jpg)

Special Announcement By Iraqi Information Minister ir. M.H.P.P. Adriaens:
  [Relevancy of IPv6 in today's world](http://images.icanhascheezburger.com/completestore/2008/4/1/ipv6isnotneed128515705948185557.jpg)

Depeering BOF: Moderators:
   Vijay Gill
   [Patrick Gilmore](http://peerordie.com)
   [Art G, Cogent](http://www.vijaygill.com/pics/depeer-art.jpg)
   [Aaron W, Cogent](http://www.e-gerbil.net/failure.jpg)

Lightning talks: 
  Tony Kapela: load balancing, wavelength division multiplexing, forward 
    error correction keying (FECK) and Kilobyte-Volumes of Service (KVoS) 
    in metro networks. 5 minutes.
  Richard Steenbergen, Steenbergen Transport: 
    [Visio Alternatives For Network Design](http://www.e-gerbil.net/cogent-iprequest)

IPv4 exhaustion BOF, [Forceful Reclamation of IP Space](http://spf.is-is.ca/ipjack.jpg)
   Moderators: Omachonu Ogali, Carabineros de Chile LLC, Yocum Gang,
   Three Sheep, Jacques Movies, Erie Forge and Steal.

Tutorials:
  BGP and No Engineer Left Behind Act:
     "30 nanogs later, same people at this room. Is our children learning?"
     By Philip Smith and George W Bush.

  Self-defense for sales engineers: Wrestling, presented by Arbor Network,
     and basic knife-fight skills, presented by Dougie Fresh, Microsoft.

  PC Routing Tutorial: 10GE on Soekris platform. By Vyatta Networks. 
 
  Network Sniffing for dummies. By WYLTK LLC.

Beer And Gear:
  Sponsored by [Vyatta Networks](http://www.vyatta.com/secret/images/rk_vader_large.jpg) and [Cisco Networks](http://spf.is-is.ca/cisco.jpg)