Subject: OARC 41 - Call for Contribution

Pallavi Aras paras at
Wed Apr 26 14:39:44 UTC 2023

*OARC 41 will be a two-day hybrid meeting and the tentative dates are 6th
and 7th September to be co-located with the ICANN DNS Symposium in Asia.*

The Programme Committee is seeking contributions from the community.

All DNS-related subjects and suggestions for discussion topics are welcome.
For inspiration, we provide a non-exhaustive list of ideas:

   - *Operations*: Any operational gotchas, lessons learned from an outage,
   details/reasons for a recent outage (how to improve TTR, tooling).

   - *Deployment*: DNS config management and release process.

   - Monitoring: Log ingestion pipeline, analytics infrastructure, anomaly

   - *Scaling*: DNS performance management and metrics. Increasing DNS
   Server Efficiency

   - *Security/Privacy*: DNSSEC signing and validation, key storage,
   rollovers, qname minimization, DoH/DoT

The presentations can be either a full-length presentation - 20 mins (+5
mins Q/A) or a lightning presentation - 10 mins (+5 mins for Q/A)

*Workshop Milestones:*

2023-04-16 Submissions open via Indico
*2023-06-10 Deadline for submission (23:59 UTC)*
2023-06-27 Preliminary list of contributions published
2023-07-11  Full agenda published
2023-08-08 Deadline for slideset submission and Rehearsal
2023-09-06 OARC 41 Workshop - Day1
2023-09-07 OARC 41 Workshop - Day2

The Registration page and details for presentation submission are published

To allow the Programme Committee to make objective assessments of
submissions, so as to ensure the quality of the workshop, submissions
SHOULD include slides. Draft slides are acceptable on submission.
Example guidelines
for presentation slides:

Additional information for speakers of OARC 41

   - your talk will be broadcast live and recorded for future reference

   - your presentation slides will be available for delegates and others to
   download and refer to, before, during and after the meeting

   - *Remote speakers have mandatory rehearsal on 2023-08-08 at 14:00 UTC.* It
   would be very useful to have your slides (even if draft) ready for this.

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 at

*Pallavi Aras-Mathai, for the DNS-OARC Programme Committee*

OARC depends on sponsorship to fund its workshops and associated social
events. Please contact sponsor at if your organization is
interested in becoming a sponsor.

(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.)

Principal Software Engineer, Public DNS team | Salesforce
DNS-OARC Programme Committee Chair | DNS conference
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