[tforum] FW: [I2-NEWS] Internet2 to Netcast Highlights of Annual Member Meeting, April 21-23, 2008

Joe Breen Joe.Breen at utah.edu
Fri Apr 18 17:01:32 MDT 2008


For those with an interest in watching some of the I2 Member meetings...
--Joe

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Lauren Rotman [mailto:lauren at internet2.edu]
> Sent: Thursday, April 17, 2008 10:52 AM
> To: i2-news at internet2.edu
> Subject: [I2-NEWS] Internet2 to Netcast Highlights of Annual Member
> Meeting, April 21-23, 2008
> 
> INTERNET2 TO NETCAST HIGHLIGHTS OF ANNUAL MEMBER MEETING, APRIL 21-23,
> 2008
> 
> Meeting to Address Key Advances in High Performance Networking,
> Applications and Community Strategic Planning Efforts
> 
> ANN ARBOR, Mich. - April 17, 2008 - Internet2 will hold its annual
> Spring Member Meeting from April 21-23, 2008 in Arlington, VA. The
> meeting brings together nearly 600 hundred leaders from research and
> education to address key advances in high performance networking and
> leading-edge Internet technologies. The meeting encompasses a diverse
> roster of presentations, sessions, working group gatherings, and
> workshops in areas such as dynamic circuit networking, advancements
and
> adoption of middleware capabilities, security on high-performance
> networks, as well as presentations on advanced applications.
> 
> Internet2 will netcast live select member meeting sessions for
> worldwide viewing. This year, there will be a particularly important
> focus on the
> Internet2 Strategic Planning efforts, a major undertaking by the
> Internet2 community to reinvent the direction and priorities of the
> Internet2 organization. The keynote session will provide an update on
> the strategic planning progress as well as provide a venue to announce
> the 2008 Internet2 Driving Exemplary Applications (IDEA) award
winners.
> 
> The second general session will feature a keynote from John Curran,
> founder and chairman of the American Registry of Internet Numbers
> (ARIN). The session will also host a panel discussion on the recently
> released "Blueprint for Big Broadband," a report developed by EDUCAUSE
> that provides an innovative approach to bringing the federal
> government, state governments, and the private sector together to make
> high-speed Internet services available across the country. The panel
> will feature John Windhausen of Telepoly Consulting among other
> distinguished speakers.
> 
> The full schedule of netcast sessions includes:
> (NOTE: All sessions are EDT):
> Tuesday, April 22, 2008
> 8:45 AM - 10:00 AM - Campus Cyberinfrastructure
> 8:45 AM - 10:00 AM - International Update 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM - First
> General Session featuring Strategic Planning Steering Committee Chair
> Bill Decker; Presentation of 2008 IDEA Awards led by Jack Suess, CIO
of
> University of Maryland, Baltimore County and vice-chair of the
> Internet2 Applications, Middleware & Services Advisory Council
(AMSAC).
> 1:15 PM - 2:30 PM - Science in the Cinema Via Videoconferencing
> 1:15 PM - 2:30 PM - Federations, Trust, Identity, LoAs - When is it
> important (and when not) 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM - Cyberinfrastructure
> Architectures, Security and Advanced Applications 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM -
> Dynamic Circuits and Commercial Implementations of Dynamic Circuits
> 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM - iHDTV OptIPortal Integration and the iHDTV Roadmap
> Update 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM - Objective of a Network is to Provide a
> Service 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM - GigaPoP and Regional Optical Networks
> Coordination BoF
> 
> Wednesday, April 23, 2008
> 8:45 AM - 10:00 AM - StateNets and RONs: Bringing the Big Pipes to
Your
> Doorstep
> 8:45 AM - 10:00 AM - Virtual Worlds/Educational Gaming Panel 10:30 AM
-
> 11:45 AM - Second General Session - Keynote featuring John Curran,
> Founder and Chairman at American Registry of Internet Numbers (ARIN);
A
> panel discussion on the EDUCAUSE report, "Blueprint for Big
Broadband."
> 1:15 PM - 2:30 PM - Regional Network Approaches to the FCC Rural
Health
> Pilot
> 1:15 PM - 2:30 PM - Dynamic Circuit Network Case Studies 3:00 PM -
4:00
> PM - NJVid - A New Jersey Statewide Video Portal Based on Fedora
> 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM - R&E Network Models: Today and Tomorrow
> 
> Thursday, April 24, 2008
> 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM - Health Network Initiative Workshop
> 
> Netcasts will also be archived for future viewing.
> For access to the live streams and additional information, visit:
> http://events.internet2.edu/2008/spring-mm/netcast.cfm
> 
> For information on the meeting, visit:
> http://events.internet2.edu/2008/spring-mm/
> 
> Media Contact: Lauren Rotman, Internet2, lauren at internet2.edu
> 

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