PhNOG 2019 CEBU details :)

Venue: Bai Hotel Cebu

bai Hotel Cebu, Mandaue City, Cebu, Philippines.

(Ouano Avenue cor. Seno Boulevard, North Reclamation Area 6014 Mandaue City Cebu)      
Note: *estimated 30-45 minutes taxi ride to/from Cebu International Airport
(*depending on traffic conditions)            


Notes: registration required to attend this event

(Update: workshop registration is closed, email will be sent to attendees with confirmed slots)

Daily Schedule:

March 4: Workshop by APNIC – BGP 101
March 5: Workshop by APNIC – DNSSEC
March 6: Conference
March 7: Meeting day (self-arranged)
March 8: IP Peering Forum & Closing Socials

Conference & IP Peering Forum Program: (as of Jan 31, 2019)

March 6 (Conference)

~Morning session
Opening & Keynote  
DICT update
ISOC update
APNIC update
PhNOG update
Ph Internet Landscape update               

~ Afternoon session
Bass update
Call for Papers – session 1     

March 8 (IP Peering Forum)
~ Morning session
PhOPenIX update
Call for Papers session 2
Peering Personals session 1

~Afternoon session
Call for Papers session 3
Peering Personals session 2
Closing & next steps

Workshop details:

First come first serve basis and limited to 30 slots (registration required)
Bring your laptop

BGP 101 Workshop

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) is one of the key routing protocols that run the Internet.
This workshop will discuss BGP protocol, focusing on the operations, attributes, and BGP configuration.

Course Outline:

  • Internet Routing Basics
  • BGP Fundamentals and General Operation
  • BGP Attributes and Path Selection
  • Configuring BGP

DNSSEC Workshop

DNS is a critical part of the Internet infrastructure, and securing it is vital to its operations.
In this workshop, we will discuss DNS Security in detail, focusing on DNSSEC specifications for securing DNS information.
We will examine in detail the mechanisms to establish authenticity and integrity of DNS data and delegating trust.

Course outline:

  • DNS Security Concepts
  • What is DNSSEC?
  • DNSSEC Validation
  • DNSSEC Signing and Key Management

Call for Papers (CFP):

If you have an interesting topic to share, present or discuss during PhNOG, please refer to this link  🙂 Deadline of submission is Feb 15, 2019


Special rate for PhNOG delegates

Premier room:
Single PhP5,000
Double PhpP5,500
(Standard rate @ PhP13,502 /night)

Executive room:
Single  PhP6,000
Double PhP6,500
andard rate @ PhP15,958/night)

Executive 1BR suite:
Single  PhP8,000
Double PhP8,500
(Standard rate @ PhP18,413/night)

Rate per night is inclusive of service charge and taxes; breakfast & Internet access
Total cost will be shouldered by the attendee

For room bookings, please email””, cc and indicate “Room booking for PhNOG 2019 – <company name>” as subject, to avail of special conference rate 🙂

Credits to for sponsoring and hosting