You can register now! See the link to the right. Early bird and free registration ends on 31 August. You must register to participate remotely.

Why Attend?

Scroll down to see our agenda. You can find detailed information about speakers and their talks on Indico along with an attendee list.

Sponsors and Patrons

We are grateful to the sponsors and patrons who made UKNOF50 possible.

Deluxe Sponsor

ISC – who is also a PROMOTER Patron

Associate Sponsor

2022 Patrons





Hot drinks will be available all day. There will be a buffet lunch.

Pints’n’Packets is sponsored by LONAP.

COVID-19 Protocol

15Hatfields, our venue, publishes information about their COVID-19 and cleaning protocols.

Admission Requirements

People attending UKNOF50 at 15Hatfields must be fully vaccinated. This will be a requirement in the registration agreement and will be checked via the NHS app or international equivalent upon entry to the venue. People who cannot show proof of vaccination will be turned away.

Encouraged Behaviours

We also highly recommend that everyone attending at 15Hatfields takes a Lateral Flow Test on the day of the event and stay away if they test positive for COVID-19. We strongly encourage people attending at 15Hatfields to wear a mask during the formal meeting sessions and comply with any other venue safety measures.


Hourly Schedule

UKNOF50 Agenda

09:00 - 09:55
Registration ((On-Site Attendees) & Coffee)
Get your badge, grab a hot drink!
09:55 - 10:00
Introduction and Welcome
Keith Mitchell
10:00 - 10:15
Defending DNS services from multi-vector DDoS attacks
Adil Baghir
10:15 - 10:45
400G-ZR(+) Real World Examples
David Murray
10:45 - 11:00
Why not to follow a textbook
Gary Steers
11:30 - 12:00
Quantum Key Distribution activities within GÉANT and the NREN community.
Piotr Rydlichowski
12:00 - 12:15
Automate RIPE DB handling with NetBox
Vincentz Petzholtz
12:15 - 12:30
Axians Sponsored Presentation - Paragon Active Assurance
Simon Beevers
14:00 - 14:30
Hollow Core Fiber: What is it and Why should you be interested?
Geoff Bennett
14:30 - 15:00
The unending misery of bgp.tools
Ben Cartwright-Cox
15:30 - 15:45
Security in/with Community Services
Camelia Simion
16:25 - 16:50
Electrickery - Energy Buying & Pricing
Steve Wright
16:50 - 17:00
UKNOF50 Closing
Keith Mitchell
17:00 - 20:00
Pints n' Packets / LONAP
Ozone, 15Hatfields


Sep 22 2022


9:00 am - 6:00 pm


Chadwick Court, London SE1 8DJ
Register to Attend!