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2002 Alliance All-hands Meeting

2002 Alliance All-Hands Meeting Agenda
"Expeditions for the Future"

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  Wednesday, May 8
All activities at Holiday Inn
1001 Killarney St.
Urbana, IL 61801
12:00 pm Lunch Atrium
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm Global Grid Forum BOF Salon C
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm EOT-PACI Meeting Season's Restaurant
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm Tutorial: Porting to Clusters and Optimization
Available via Access Grid (virtual venue: NCSA)
Salons D, F
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm Tutorials:
XML for Science
Peer 2 Peer Systems
Killarney's
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm Tutorial: Modern Graphics Hardware/Software
Salon E
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm Alliance Executive Committee Meeting Conference Center
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Alliance Reception
Posters
Demos
Salons A, B, C
  Thursday, May 9
All activities at Holiday Inn
1001 Killarney St.
Urbana, IL 61801

All sessions available via Access Grid (virtual venue: NCSA)
7:00 am Buffet Breakfast Atrium
8:00 am Welcome
Dennis Gannon, Indiana University
Dan Reed, Director, NCSA/Alliance
Rich Hirsh, NSF (via Access Grid, virtual venue: NCSA)
Salons D, E, F
8:30 am Alliance and TeraGrid Update
Dan Reed, Director, NCSA/Alliance
Danny Powell, Executive Director, NCSA
Salons D, E, F
10:00 am Group Picture Atrium
10:30 am Panel: Performance Expedition
Session chair: Bill Gropp
Salons D, E, F
11:15 am Panel: Portals Expedition
Session chair: Dennis Gannon
Salons D, E, F
12:00 pm Lunch Atrium
1:30 pm Keynote
Klaus Schulten
Director, Theoretical Biophysics Group, Beckman Institute, University of Illinois
Salons D, E, F
2:15 pm Keynote: Speeding Up Speeding-Up
Tom Sterling
Faculty Associate, California Institute of Technology
Salons D, E, F
3:00 pm Break  
3:30 pm Panel: MRE Projects
Session chair: Richard Crutcher
Salons D, E, F
4:15 pm Panel: Biology
Session chair: Rick Stevens
Salons D, E, F
5:15 pm to 6:00 pm Bus transportation to Beckman Institute  
6:00 pm Dinner Beckman Institute
7:00 pm Expedition Discussions

Smart Room Tour
Beckman Institute
9:00 pm Bus transportation back to Holiday Inn  
  Friday, May 10
All activities at Holiday Inn
1001 Killarney St.
Urbana, IL 61801

All sessions available via Access Grid (virtual venue: NCSA)
7:00 am Buffet Breakfast Atrium
8:00 am Panel: Life in the Boxes
Session chair: Randy Butler
Salons D, E, F
8:30 am Keynote: Diversifying Computing: Its Successes, Challenges, and Contradictions
Richard Tapia
Salons D, E, F
9:15 am Panel: EOT, PACS and Expedition Integration
Session chair: Roscoe Giles
Salons D, E, F
10:00 am Break  
10:30 am Panel: Data Mining and Data Management
Session chairs: Michael Welge and Sara Graves
Salons D, E, F
11:15 am NSF Update
Richard Hilderbrandt
Program Director for PACI and Terascale Computing Systems
National Science Foundation
Salons D,E,F
11:45 am Wrap-Up
Dan Reed, Director, NCSA/Alliance
Salons D,E,F
12:00 pm BOFs and Team Meetings
Box lunches available
TBD
3:00 pm 2002 Alliance All-Hands Meeting Ends  

 

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