OARC 43 - Call for Contribution

The DNS-OARC Programme Committee is seeking contributions from the community.

This workshop will be a hybrid event.

Date - likely in the week of 23-27 September 2024, details will be confirmed later
Location - South America, exact location will be confirmed later
Time zone - approximately 09:00-17:00 UTC -5 (TBC)
Partnered/co-located with - related industry events, will be confirmed later

Submission requirements
Topic must be related to DNS
10 or 20 minutes (there will be additional 5 min of Q&A following each talk)
Will be broadcast live and recorded for future reference
Presentation slides will be publicly available before, during and after meeting

Acceptance Criteria
Proposal should be at a high technical level suitable to the audience
Submissions should include draft slides or at least detailed description of the proposed talk content
PC might require improvements to slides before and after talk acceptance

How to submit
Submission deadline: 2024-06-23 23:59 UTC
You will need to create an account in the Indico system
A Step-by-Step guide to submitting in Indico can be found here: <https://bit.ly/49GftMx&gt;

Suggested Topics
All DNS-related subjects and discussion topics are welcome!

Here’s a non-exhaustive list of ideas:

Operations: Any operational gotchas, lessons learned from an outage, details/reasons for a recent outage (how to improve time to recovery, tooling), interoperability concerns and experience.
Deployment: DNS config management and release process.
Monitoring: Log ingestion pipeline, analytics infrastructure, anomaly detection.
Scaling: DNS performance management and metrics. Increasing DNS server efficiency
Security/Privacy: DNSSEC signing and validation, key storage, qname minimization, DoH/DoT/DoQ

Workshop Milestones
CFP submissions open in Indico: now
Deadline for Submissions: 2024-06-23 23:59 UTC
Preliminary list of contributions published: end of June 2024
Full agenda published: beginning of July 2024
Deadline for slides submission - no changes possible: 2024-09-12 23:59 UTC
Remote speaker rehearsal: will be confirmed later

Relevant Links
Registration page and details for presentation submission <https://www.dns-oarc.net/oarc43&gt;
FAQ - Submitting a Proposal for the Workshop <https://bit.ly/49GftMx&gt;
Contact information (who to contact for what) <OARC 43 (23-29 September 2024): Who do I Contact · DNS-OARC (Indico);
Guidelines for presentation slides <Whoops! DevConf not found.;

Note: DNS-OARC provides registration fee waivers for the workshop to support those who are part of underrepresented groups to speak at and/or attend DNS-OARC. More details will be provided when registration opens.

If you have questions or concerns you can contact the Programme Committee:
via submissions@dns-oarc.net

John Todd, for the DNS-OARC Programme Committee

For OARC 43 we are open to patronage and donations to fund the Workshop and associated events. Please contact sponsor@dns-oarc.net if your organization is interested in becoming an OARC 43 patron.

(Please note that OARC is run on a non-profit basis, and is not in a position to reimburse expenses or time for speakers at its meetings.)