2017 Winter Member Meeting

2011 Quilt Logo small February 7-9, 2017
La Jolla, CA


The Quilt will be returning  to the La Jolla Shores Hotel and La Jolla Beach and Tennis Club in La Jolla, California, February 7-9, 2017 for its Winter Member meeting.

Two hotel choices will be offered – The La Jolla Shores Hotel and The La Jolla Beach and Tennis Club. These properties are adjoining properties and are a short walk between one another. The Main Quilt Member Program will be held in the La Sala room at the La Jolla Beach and Tennis Club.

Meeting Registration
Meeting Location and Hotel
Registered Attendees
Meeting Agenda with Presentation Links or PDF


Tuesday, February 7th
8:00am to 3:00 pm – Networking CEO Round Table In-Person Meeting (Closed Meeting for current/active CEO Round Table participants and invited guests)
3:30 pm to 5:00 pm – Quilt Board of Directors Meeting (Closed Meeting)
8:00 am to 5:00 pm – Financial Focus Group Meeting
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm – Communications Working Group Meeting
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm – Services Working Group Meeting
5:00-5:30 pm – Newcomers Gathering – First time at a Quilt Member Meeting? Please join us for a newcomers gathering ahead of the member beach party in The Walnut Room at the La Jolla Beach and Tennis Club!
5:30 pm to 8:00 pm – Member Beach Event Hosted by CIS Program Authorized Providers

Wednesday, February 8th:

7:00 am to 8:15 am – General Breakfast
7:00 am to 8:15 am – VMware Hosted Informational Breakfast (sign-up required contact Jennifer at griffin@thequilt.net with questions)
8:30 am to 12:00 pm – Quilt Member Meeting Program
12:00 pm to 2:15 pm – Lunch and networking
12:15 pm to 2:15 pm – Working Lunch – Blender Group
12:15 pm to 1:15 pm – Working Lunch – Level3 R&E Fiber Renewal Framework Overview
1:15 pm to 2:15 pm – Internet2 Network Services Update
1:15 pm to 2:15 pm – E-rate and Other National Policy and Program Discussion
2:15 pm to 2:30 pm – Buses to Calit2 Auditorium, Atkinson Hall, UC San Diego
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm – CENIC-hosted program at Calit2 Auditorium, Atkinson Hall
5:00 pm to 5:30 pm – Buses to Birch Aquarium
5:30 pm to 8:00 pm – Member Reception at Birch Aquarium hosted by CENIC

Thursday, February 9th:

7:00 am – 8:15 am – General Breakfast
7:00 am – 8:15 am – NOAA N-Wave and RON Partner Breakfast
8:30 am – 11:30 am – Network Security Round Table
8:30am – 12:00pm – Financial Focus Group, Communications, and Services Working Groups Combined Meeting
9:00 am – 3:00 pm – ESnet Science Engagement Workshop for Regional Networks
(Separate Registration Required – Register Here)


Travel grants will be available for the 2017 Winter Member Meeting.  If you are interested in a travel grant to attend the meeting, please see these travel grant application instructions.  Applications are due by Wednesday, January 11, 2017. Travel Grant Application Instructions