Advancing Research Computing on Campuses:
Best Practices Workshop

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Wednesday, Jan. 15

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Registration/Informal Reception
NCSA Atrium

Thursday, Jan. 16

8:00 a.m.
Breakfast/Registration
8:30 a.m.
Welcome
John Towns and James Bottum

Opening
Ed Seidel
9:00 a.m.
10:30 a.m.
Break
10:45 a.m.
Managing Programs of Condo-style Resources
Moderator: Jim Pepin
12:15 p.m.
Lunch
1:15 p.m.
Dell HPC Solutions: "Furnished" Condos
Mark R. Fernandez, Ph.D.
HPC Computer Scientist
Dell Research Computing Solutions
see also: The Dell Fresh Air Technology
1:45 p.m.
Researcher Perspectives: Of Condo of Condos/Clusters
Moderator: Barr von Oehsen
3:15 p.m.
Break
3:30 p.m.
Integrating with Campus Infrastructures
Moderator: Ruth Pordes
5:00 p.m.
Informal Reception
NCSA Atrium
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Dinner

Friday, Jan. 17

8:00 a.m.
Breakfast/Registration
8:30 a.m.
Regional/National Consortia
Moderator: John Towns
10:00 a.m.
NSF Perspective
Speaker: Irene Qualters
10:30 a.m.
Break
10:45 a.m.
National Perspectives
Moderator: James Cuff
12:15 p.m.
Lunch
1:15 p.m.
Panel: Business Practice and Policy
Moderator: David Richardson
  • James Bottum, Clemson
  • John Goodhue, MGHTCC
  • Carie Lee Kennedy, Vanderbilt
2:45 p.m.
Closing
3:00 p.m.
Depart for Blue Waters Tour
3:15 p.m.
Blue Waters Tour
4:30 p.m.
Return from Blue Waters Tour


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