Programme Programme

Wednesday, October 4th, 2006

13:00-15:30   Welcome and Opening
  Objectives and Agenda Overview - Leif Laaksonen (e-IRG chair)
  Invited Speakers [biographies]:
  • Charlie Catlett, Open Grid Forum, TeraGrid.
    US Cyberinfrastructure: Achieving Interoperation in the Vertical and Horizontal [pdf]
  • Kyriakos Baxevanidis, European Commission
    Update of FP7-status and work-programmes in relation to e-Infrastructure [pdf]
  • Timo Skyttä, Nokia.
    Federated Identity - solutions to real world issues [pdf]
  • Klaus Ullmann, DANTE
    Future Perspectives of Research Networks in Europe" [pdf]
15:30-16:00   Coffee Break
16:00-17:30   Invited Speakers:
  •  Michael Grønager, Nordic Data Grid Facility (NDGF)
    Nordic Grid Activities [pdf]
  • Kimmo Koski, HET Chair
    The HPC in Europe Taskforce (HET) Initiative [pdf]
  • David Giaretta, CASPAR
    CASPAR: Digital preservation and digital interoperability [pdf]
  • Christoph Witzig (SWITCH)
    Authentication and Authorization Infrastructures in e-Science and the role of NRENs [pdf]
evening   Social Dinner

Dinner in Helsinki starts at 19:30 at  Wanha Satama,Brasserie, Pikku Satamakatu 3-5.


Thursday, October 5th, 2006

Time slot Plenary room
9.00 - 9.10 Summary of Previous Day and Agenda Overview - Leif Laaksonen
9.10 - 9.30 Introduction to the Roadmap - Michiel Leenaars
Roadmap Parallel Sessions
Time slot Plenary room Room 1 (Soul) Room 2 (Jazz) Room 3 (Blues)
9.30 - 11.30 Resources - Peter Kunszt
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Networking - Jacko Koster
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Crossing the boundaries of science - Wolfgang Gentzsch, Laurence Esterle


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Middleware & organisation - Kimmo Koski, Malcolm Atkinson
11.30 - 12.00 Plenary presentation by rapporteurs
12.00 - 13.00 Break
Future Topics for e-IRG - Parallel Sessions (see also the proposed recommendations/ background and impact)
Time slot Plenary room Room 1 (Soul) Room 2 (Jazz) Room 3 (Blues)
13.00 - 14.00 Networking Session - Lajos Balint, Victor Castelo Education, Training, Support - Torsten Antoni Allocation, Resource Sharing, Accounting - Erik Elmroth, Anders Ynnerman Supercomputing - Victor Alessandrini, Sergi Girona
Coffee Break
14.20 - 15.20 Networking Session - Lajos Balint, Victor Castelo
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Education, Training, Support - Malcolm Atkinson
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Allocation, Resource Sharing, Accounting - Erik Elmroth, Anders Ynnerman Supercomputing - Patrick Aerts
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15.20 - 15.50 Plenary presentation by rapporteurs
15.50 - 16.00 e-IRG Closing Remarks - Leif Laaksonen