Workshop on e-Infrastructures

Programme

08:30-10:00 Breakfast buffet
10.00-10.15

Opening/Introduction by Patrick Aerts, e-IRG chair

10.15-11.30

Plenary presentations

  • Dr. Rick Stevens (Argonne National Laboratories) **
  • Latif Ladid (IPv6 Forum)

* Unfortunately Prof. Stevens had to cancel, instead dr. Aad van der Steen from University of Utrecht presented a talk on recent developments in Supercomputing.

11.30-11.45 Break

11.45-12.30

Whitepaper parallel session:

What is the current state of the art and what are policy requirements in the area of:

  • (Authentication, authorisation), accounting (John Gordon, CCLRC & Kors Bos, NIKHEF)
  • Legal issues in e-infrastructures (Prof. Kees Stuurman, UvT)
  • Generic versus disciplinary grids (Prof. Manuel Delfino, PIC)
  • International Connectivity (Dany Vandromme, RENATER)
 
12.30-13.30 Lunch

13.30-14.15

Whitepaper parallel session:

What is the current state of the art and what are policy requirements in the area of:

  • User support (Hans Döbbeling, DANTE)
  • Advanced computing facilities (Victor Alessandrini, IDRIS)
  • International Connectivity (Kees Neggers, SURFnet)
  • Network developments & grid requirements (Gigi Karmous-Edwards, MCNC)
14.15-14.30 Break
14:30-15:15

Session on e-Infrastructure Roadmap

  • Storage and dataservices (Anwar Osseyran, SARA)
  • User support (Frank Harris & Torsten Antoni, CERN)
  • Sensor grids (Prof. Harvey Butcher, ASTRON/LOFAR)
  • Requirements from the research field (Berend Smit, CECAM)
15:15-15:30 Break
15:30-16:15 Remaining issues to be covered:
  • The European Science grid organisation (Lajos Balint, HUNGARNET/NIIFI)
  • Open session (Patrick Aerts)
16:15-17:00

Plenary presentations of sessions outcomes

17:00-18:00

Reception courtesy of Luxembourg EU Chair

 
Printable version of the programme and the handout with bio's and introductions:
Programme handout

 


 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Plenary Workshop plenary
Harvey Butcher and Laimutis Telksnys John Gordon and Alexander Kusznir
Lunch John Gordon and Alexander Kusznir