[Attendee] Welcome to NANOG 85!

De' Harvey nanog-support at nanog.org
Thu Jun 2 13:52:49 UTC 2022

Hello NANOG 85 Attendees,

Welcome to NANOG 85! The conference host sponsor is Team Cymru
<https://team-cymru.com/community-services/nimbus-threat-monitor/>, and
will take place June 6-8, 2022 in Montreal, QC.  Below is the information
you will need to know to participate.


   Agenda + Time Zone

   Arrivals + Check-in

   Covid Testing

   Name Badge Information

   Wireless Network Information

   NANOG 85 Surveys

   Meeting only email lists


   Agenda + Time Zone

The NANOG 85 Agenda <https://www.nanog.org/events/nanog-85/nanog-85-agenda/>
is now available on the NANOG website. You can also download the agenda to
your local electronic calendar via an .ics file when you are signed in with
your NANOG Profile.  Be sure to click the heart on the talks you would like
to add to your calendar.

***Please note that the agenda is set in the EST time zone. If  you would
like to change the time zone, you can do so at the top right hand side of
the agenda.


   Arrivals + check-in

Meeting registration will be located in the Square Victoria room, and will
be open during the following hours:


   Sunday 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

   Monday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

   Tuesday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

   Wednesday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Upon arrival at the conference site, each individual must provide proof of
vaccination status. If you fail to provide the required documentation you
will not be permitted to participate in any conference sessions. The most
recent travel and safety guidelines
<https://www.nanog.org/events/nanog-83/safety-travel/> can be found on the
NANOG website.


   Covid Testing

Health professionals will be on-site at the Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel,
to conduct Covid-19 testing for NANOG attendees who require an official
negative test result for travel back to their home country.

Tuesday, June 7, 2022

9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Wednesday, June 8, 2022

9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

The cost of the actual test is the responsibility of the attendee - $95.00
CAD Antigen Rapid Test (required for entry to the USA) or $150.00 CAD for a
PCR test.

Please use this link to register and pay in advance for the Covid-19 test

Should any attendees require tests on another day or time, below are 2
locations that are close to the Fairmont.  Instatest being the closest as
it’s located in the train station, below the hotel.

Instatest Express

Montréal Central Station

895 de la Gauchetière Street West

Hours :  Monday to Friday from 10:30am – 6:30pm

No appointment required

RPD Testing

1187 Saint-Catherine Street West

www.rpdtesting.com to book an appointment

Walk-ins also welcome

Hours:  Monday to Friday from 10am – 7:00pm

Saturday: 11am – 7pm

Sunday: 11am – 6pm


   Name Badge Information

Please be advised, wearing your name badge during the meeting is a
requirement at all times for security purposes. Name badges are

Identifying Badge Colors

While at NANOG 85, you can easily identify the following individuals by
colored badges:

• Staff – Purple Badge

• Member  – Blue Badge

• Non-Member  – Green Badge

• Premium Sponsor – Red Badge

• Meeting Sponsor – Orange Badge


   Wireless network(s)

Hotel guest room Internet access utilizing the hotel wireless
infrastructure is offered free of charge.  Access instructions will be
provided upon check-in at the hotel.

The following SSIDs are available for all attendees in conference rooms and
common areas:

Wireless SSIDs:

NANOG > 802.1X secured (2.4Ghz & 5Ghz)

User: nanog

Pass: nanog

NANOG-legacy > Open, unencrypted network (2.4Ghz & 5Ghz)


User: nanog

Pass: nanog

The NANOG conference network is geared for high availability and
demonstrating industry best practices. ***Please note: while there is
encryption offered by 802.1x, it is no replacement for the end-to-end
security offered by IPsec, SSL, SSH or similar VPN technology. The Network
Operations Office is located in Rue Crescent (2nd floor). Please feel free
to contact our network team with questions at nanog-eng at nanog.org.


   NANOG 85 surveys

Daily survey giveaways will be drawn each day. Complete the daily survey
<https://www.nanog.org/surveys> each day to enter the drawing for a $100
gift card.


   Meeting email lists

NANOG 85 attendees are subscribed to attendee at nanog.org, a moderated list
used to support communication with other attendees about meeting
activities. If you unsubscribed from the list, you can re-subscribe at:

If you need help, or have a comment or suggestion regarding meeting
operations, please send us an email at nanog-support at nanog.org.

Best wishes for safe travel to NANOG 85. We look forward to seeing you in
person or online!


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