[tforum] [Fwd: [I2-NEWS] Internet2 Community Meets for Annual Fall Member Meeting - October 8-11, 2007]

Joe Breen joe.breen at utah.edu
Thu Oct 4 09:49:08 MDT 2007

FYI, some of the sessions may be of interest to various groups...  Some 
of the sessions are fully netcast...

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Subject: 	[I2-NEWS] Internet2 Community Meets for Annual Fall Member
Meeting - October 8-11, 2007
Date: 	Thu, 4 Oct 2007 10:00:02 -0400
From: 	Lauren Rotman <lauren at internet2.edu>
To: 	<i2-news at internet2.edu>

Internet2 Community Meets for Annual Fall Member Meeting To Highlight
Advances in Internet Technology; San Diego, CA – October 8-11, 2007

Internet2 to Netcast Several Conference Sessions for Worldwide Viewing

ANN ARBOR, Mich. – October 4, 2007 - Internet2's annual Fall Member
Meeting brings the future of the Internet to San Diego this October
8-11, 2007 as the organization and its member community meet to
celebrate another year of accomplishment and advances in Internet
development and discovery.

Dr. Larry Smarr, director of Calit2, will present the opening keynote
titled, “New Applications of SuperNetworks and the Implications for
Campus Networks" and Dr. Francine Berman, director of the San Diego
Supercomputer Center will chair a panel entitled, “Cyberinfrastructure:
The Way Forward” at the second general session of the meeting.

The meeting will also include a wide variety of sessions including
presentations by the member community on the new high-performance
nationwide Internet2 Network, advances in middleware technology, new
optical networking technologies, network research, as well as advanced
applications in telemedicine, arts and humanities, K-12 educational
programs, distance-learning, among many others.

The full program can be viewed at the following link:


Many sessions will also be netcast for worldwide viewing. For access to
live streams, additional information as well as archived sessions, visit:


The full schedule of netcast sessions includes:

(NOTE: All sessions are PDT):

Tuesday, October 9, 2007

8:45 AM - 10:00 AM - Bradley University and the Philadelphia Orchestra:
Experiential Learning and Audience Engagement through Theatre Art and
Orchestral Production

8:45 AM - 10:00 AM - Finding Collaborators Worldwide

10:15 AM - 11:45 AM – First General Session:

- Introduction to the new Internet2 Network

- Keynote: Dr. Larry Smarr, Director of Calit2, “New Applications of
SuperNetworks and the Implications for Campus Networks"

1:15 PM - 2:30 PM - Internet2 Network Status Update

1:15 PM - 2:30 PM - Disaster Recovery: Lessons Learned From hurricane
Katrina 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM - VoIP Peering Pilot Using The Internet2 Backbone

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM - Cyberinfrastructure Days

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM - NIST It By That Much: The Federal Cyber Security

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM - Network Research Update

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM - GigaPoP and Regional Optical Networks Coordination

Wednesday, October 10, 2007

8:45 AM - 10:00 AM - Reserch and Education Network Models: Current and

8:45 AM - 10:00 AM - Enabling Access to Applications with Shibboleth

10:30 AM - 11:45 AM - Medical Education of the Future using Advanced
Networks and Today's Technology 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM - Immerse Yourself:
Delivering Instruction in Virtual Worlds

Thursday, October 11, 2007

8:45 AM - 10:00 AM - Dynamic Circuit Network (DCN) Update

8:45 AM - 10:00 AM - Enabling Virtual Organizations

10:15 AM – 11:45 AM – Second General Session:

- Panel Discussion - “Cyberinfrastructure: The Way Forward”

Panel led by Dr. Francine Berman, director of the San Diego
Supercomputer Center

About Internet2

Internet2 is the foremost U.S. advanced networking consortium. Led by
the research and education community since 1996, Internet2 promotes the
missions of its members by providing both leading-edge network
capabilities and unique partnership opportunities that together
facilitate the development, deployment and use of revolutionary Internet
technologies. Internet2 brings the U.S. research and academic community
together with technology leaders from industry, government and the
international community to undertake collaborative efforts that have a
fundamental impact on tomorrow's Internet. For more information:


Lauren Rotman


lauren at internet2.edu <mailto:lauren at internet2.edu>

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