AfNOG 2017 Workshop Application

This form is available till 2017-01-21.

If you encounter any problems please contact app-problems@afnog.org.

Instructions

Please fill out this form as completely as possible. The more information you give us the more likely we will be able to make an informed decision about your potential workshop attendance. If not enough information is given to make an informed decision your application will not be reviewed.

If you copy and paste from a word-processing program be careful to avoid pasting non-standard character in to the form fields.

Thank you and good luck!

Personal Data

Course of Instruction
  1. Instructional track applied for*
Technical Skills
  1. Are you a UNIX user?*
  2. Have you been a UNIX system administrator?*
  3. Have you used/administered TCP/IP networks?*
  4. Have you set up and/or administered any of the following? Please give details:
  5. Have you configured or otherwise managed any of the following? Please give details.


  6. a) Have you ever attended Scalable Network Infrastructure (SI-E) Track?(not mandatory, but preferred)


    b) List any Routing courses attended and name the training organization, e.t.c..?


    c) Previous OSFP experience.


    d) Any IS-IS experience?


    e) Previous BGP experience.


    f) Routing protocol experience.

  7. Please answer the following questions:
    a) Which area of security interests you?


    b) What security interventions have you experienced?


    c) How do you intend to use the knowledge gained at the workshop?
Role in National Networking Activities

Role in National Networking Activities

Bear in mind that this information will be used to determine whether to admit you to the workshop, please provide details in the format of your choice.

Please be sure that it is sufficiently clear, well organized and adequate for this purpose.

  1. Scope of your institution (check all categories that apply)*
  2. If you have previously attended AfNOG or INET Workshops for Developing Countries
Financial Information

The cost of the workshop is U.S. $2,000. This includes accommodation, meals, workshops, tutorials and attendance at the AfNOG meeting. Applicants are usually expected to provide their own funding from sources as available. However AfNOG or its sponsors may make a limited financial assistance available to deserving candidates

Financial Information

Even if you request financial assistance you might not receive any, and your acceptance into the Workshop will be conditional on your ability to provide all or most of the funding yourself. Although you may be well qualified and in great need of financial assistance, the maximum funds AfNOG or its sponsors may provide is US$1,000 in financial assistance for BOTH WORKSHOP FEES AND AIRFARE.

Payment for the workshop may be made by funds transfer, bank guaranteed cheque, or in cash. Further details will be provided in the admission letter to successful candidates.

NOTE: YOUR ACCEPTANCE INTO THE WORKSHOP MAY DEPEND ON YOUR ABILITY TO PROVIDE SOME OR ALL OF THE WORKSHOP FEES.

CERT WORKSHOP PARTICIPANTS ARE REQUIRED TO PAY FULL FEES

  1. Are you are requesting financial aid from the AfNOG Workshop for attending the workshop and
    meetings, or for travel costs?*
  2. If you are requesting financial support for travel expenses, please provide a good estimate of round trip, lowest economy excursion airfare between your place of residence and Nairobi, Kenya in May 2017

  3. How will the finances be paid?
Referees*

Enter the name and contact details of two referees who can be contacted to verify information about you.

 
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