Venue: Sheraton Manila Bay

M. Adriatico corner General Malvar Street, Malate, Manila 1004 Philippines

Note: *estimated 30-60 minutes taxi ride to/from Manila International Airport
(*depending on traffic conditions)            

Registration links:

Conference (Feb 24, 2020)

IP Peering Forum (Feb 26, 2020)

Workshop by APNIC: RPKI and ROV Deployment (Feb 27, 2020)

Workshop by APNIC: IPv6 Deployment (Feb 28, 2020)

Important Notes:

Registration required to attend this event. The Eventbrite email confirmation is just for initial registration.

Please wait for the email from the β€œPhNOG Secretariat β€œ, that will be sent to attendees with confirmed slots (for the Conference, IP Peering Forum & Workshop). THIS IS THE OFFICIAL CONFIRMATION.

Daily Schedule:

February 24: PhNOG 2020 Conference
February 26: Meeting Day (Self arranged)
February 26: IP Peering Forum + Socials 
February 27: Workshop by APNIC – RPKI and ROV Deployment
February 28: Workshop by APNIC – IPv6 Deployment

Conference & IP Peering Forum Program: (as of February 18, 2020)

PhNOG 2020 CONFERENCE, February 24, 2020 (Grand Ballroom, 7F)
**Registration starts 8:00 AM, Session starts 9:00 AM

Morning Session

  • Opening Remarks :: Achie Atienza / Chair, PhNOG
  • Keynote Message :: Denis F. Villorente / USec, DICT
  • Message from APNIC EC :: Gaurab Upadhaya / Chair, APNIC EC
  • DNS Ecosystem Security – ICANN :: Champika Wijayatunga / APAC Regional Technical Engagement Manager / ICANN
  • APNIC Update :: Anna Mulingbayan-Montenegro / Senior Internet Resource Analyst, APNIC
  • Ph Internet Measurement Update :: Wilson Chua / Bitstop & Marvin Gaerlan / Smart Communications
  • #BetterPhInternet :: Angelo Gutierrez / BBA Secretariat and Internet Society

Afternoon Session

  • ISOC Ph Update :: Winthrop Yap Yu / ISOC
  • CFP 1 – IP and Taal (ICT Impact) :: Raymund Nunez / Security Engineer / University of the Philippines Computer Center
  • CFP 3 – NTP Clock :: Paul Emmons
  • CFP 4 – Joint Cyber Security Working Group by Ph CERT :: Lito Averia / Infosec Consultant, NPC
  • PhNOG Update :: Achie Atienza / Chair, PhNOG
  • Closing Remarks

IP PEERING FORUM, February 26, 2020 (Grand Ballroom, 7F)
**Registration starts 8:00 AM, Session starts 9:00 AM

Morning Session

  • Opening Remarks and Introduction :: Achie Atienza / Chair, PhNOG
  • Keynote Message
  • PhOpenIX Updates :: Bani Lara / ASTI – DOST
  • ROA Updates :: Shane Hermoso/ APNIC
  • CFP 5 – RPKI Update (Cloudflare – Anatomy of a Route Leak) :: Martin Levy / Cloudflare
  • Peering Personals 1 :: Moderator Al Eslava / Globe Telecom
  • CFP 6 – Peering Security AS6939 :: Walt Wollny / Hurricane Electric
  • CFP 7 – IOT @ Home :: Dip Panganiban

Afternoon session

  • CFP 8 – Ripe ATLAS / Measuring the (Philippines) Internet :: Leonard Wagner
  • CFP 9 – Real Time BGP Monitoring :: Ceejay Dideles / Cisco
  • CFP 10 – 5G/IOT/Peering – Building a more distributed Internet :: Carl Williams / Linode
  • Peering Personals 2 :: Moderator Al Eslava / Globe Telecom
  • CFP 11 -PeeringDB Update :: Arnold Nipper / DE-CIX
  • Awarding of Certificates / Photo Op
  • Closing Remarks

Workshop Details by APNIC: (Conference Suite)

Prerequisites: It is assumed that participants have a basic understanding of network operations, Internet technologies, OSI reference model, TCP/IP & Server OS i.e. Unix, Linux, etc.

Participant Requirements: Bring own laptop with WiFi, pre-installed virtualization tool (VirtualBox or VMWare), and telnet/SSH client. 

**Registration starts 8:00 AM, Session starts 9:00 AM

WORKSHOP DAY 1: RPKI and ROV Deployment (February 27, 2020)

Route hijacking, misconfigurations, and route leaks are attacks to Internet routing that can cause major disruptions. What can we do to address and mitigate them and help secure the Internet? In this hands-on tutorial, we will discuss the problem with Internet routing and the available tools and techniques. The course covers RPKI framework, ROA creation, deploying RPKI validators and configuring routers for ROV.

Course Outline:

  • Routing Security Overview
  • RPKI Framework
  • Route Origin Validation (ROV) 
  • RTR Configuration
  • Route filtering with ROA

WORKSHOP DAY 2: IPv6 Deployment (February 28, 2020)

IP addresses are a core part of how the Internet operates. With IPv4 almost reaching exhaustion, IPv6 networks have become quite common. This is a hands-on tutorial focusing on deployment of IPv6 on IP core networks, Including network infrastructure design principles, dual stack deployment, transition mechanisms, and security considerations.  

Course Outline:

  • IPv6 Architecture
  • IPv6 Deployment Planning
  • IPv6 Transition Technologies
  • IPv6 Deployment
  • IPv6 Security

Call for Papers (CFP): (Deadline – January 31, 2020)

If you have an interesting topic to share, present or discuss during PhNOG, please refer to this link :


Special rates for PhNOG delegates @ Sheraton Manila Bay (Conference Hotel)

Special rates πŸ™‚
Single PhP5,500 nett
Double PhpP6,000 nett

For room bookings, please email, cc: and indicate β€œRoom booking for PhNOG 2020 MANILA – <Company Name>” as subject, to avail of special conference rate. πŸ™‚


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

Special Credit to for sponsoring and hosting