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The Quilt 2018 Fall Member Meeting – Agenda

The Quilt Fall Member Meeting
September 25 – 27, 2018
University of Maryland, College Park, MD

Agenda [Printable PDF]
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 – Pre-Meeting Activities

Time Topic Location
8:00 am – 12:00 pm FFG Meeting
Matt Goans and Lynn Burgan (MOREnet), Co-Chairs
The session will include a presentation on MOREnet’s Organizational Risk Assessment, the E-Connectivity Rural Broadband Program, and an in-depth discussion on service offerings with a focus on content filtering and Zoom.  Sun Corridor Network will also be providing a “My Financial World” presentation.
The Wayne Curry Room
8:00 am – 12:00 pm Services Working Group
Ann Zimmerman (OARnet), Chair
The session will include a CIS overview, service portfolio presentations, expanded conversations on business system implementations and a road map for RENs. We’ll explore other vendor opportunities, value propositions and future forecasting.
The Jim Henson Room
1:00 – 5:00 pm FFG and Services Working Groups Combined Meeting
The Wayne Curry Room
5:30 – 7:00 pm Co-located Social Networking Event with The Quilt, NSF PIs and ESnet
(Light Appetizers and Cash Bar)
Prefunction A

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

The Quilt, NSF, & ESnet Collocated Program

Time Topic Location
6:45 – 8:00 am Breakfast – NSF / ESnet / Quilt Salons C & D
8:15 – 8:30 am Colocated Meeting of NSF/ESnet/Quilt
Welcome and Introductions
Jen Leasure, The Quilt
Inder Monga, ESnet
Salons A & B
8:30 – 9:15 am Plenary: National Open Storage Network
Alex Szalay, Johns Hopkins University
9:15 – 10:00 am Panel Discussion: A CIO’s Perspective on Campus Cyberinfrastructure Strategy
Carrie Rampp, Franklin & Marshall College (moderator)
Deborah Dent, Jackson State University
Scott Midkiff, Virginia Tech
Scott Valcourt, University of New Hampshire
10:00 – 10:15 am Morning Break Prefunction A
10:15 – 11:00 am Plenary: Ben Brown, Office of Science, Department of Energy Salons A & B
11:00 am – 11:45 am Panel Discussion: Models for Cyberinfrastructure Support
Marla Meehl, Front Range GigaPoP/University Center for Atmospheric Research (moderator)
John Moore, Internet2
Lauren Rotman, ESnet
Jen Schopf, Indiana University
Jeff Weekley, University of California – Merced
11:45 am – 1:00 pm Co-located Lunch – NSF / ESnet / Quilt Salons C & D
1:00 – 1:25 pm Invited Presentation: Research SOC: the NSF Collaborative Security Response Center
Von Welch, Indiana University
Salons A & B
1:25 – 2:15 pm Panel Discussion: Case Studies on Cybersecurity Applications and Tools Supporting Scientific Research
Ana Hunsinger, Internet2 (moderator)
Wei-Shinn Ku, Auburn University
Yan Luo, University of Massachusetts – Lowell
Ping Yang, SUNY at Binghamton
2:15 – 2:55 pm Panel Discussion: Shared Resources in the Cyberinfrastructure Environment
Inder Monga, ESnet (moderator)
Dana Brunson, Oklahoma State University/XSEDE
Mark Gardner, Virginia Tech
Tom Lehman, University of Maryland
Suzanne Sindi, University of California, Merced
2:55 – 3:00 pm Co-located Program Wrap-Up
3:00 – 3:30 pm Afternoon Break – NSF PI Workshop Concludes Prefunction A

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 – The Quilt Member Meeting

Time Topic Location
3:30 – 5:00 pm Quilt Fall Member Meeting Continues – NSF PIs and ESnet invited to attend
Salon A
3:30 – 4:00 pm Quilt Welcome and Overview Salon A
4:00 – 5:00 pm Keynote: Fireside Chat on Internet Governance with Steve Crocker and Larry Strickling
5:30 – 6:30 pm Member Meeting Social Hour – Dinner on Own Prefunction A

Thursday, September 27, 2018 – Quilt Member Meeting

Time Topic Location
7:00 – 8:15 am Breakfast
Salon C
7:00 – 8:15 am NOAA Regional R&E Network N-Wave Breakfast
Rob Sears, Paul Love
Jim Henson Room
7:00 – 8:15 am ANYROAM Breakfast
Philippe Hanset, CEO, ANYROAM LLC
Wi-Fi roaming is already present in our community through eduroam and it is about to get bigger. Join Philippe for a discussion on Wi-Fi roaming (eduroam, Govroam, ANYROAM), New Wi-Fi authentication standards, Hotspot2.0/Passpoint, national infrastructure and regional involvement
Wayne Curry Room
8:15 – 8:30 am Day 2 Welcome Salon A
8:30 – 9:15 am Invited Presentation: Moving the Rural Broadband Needle through Land-Grant University Cooperative Extension Offices, Global Cities Team Challenge Smart Agriculture, and Rural SuperCluster
Jean Rice, Senior Program Specialist for Broadband, NTIA
9:15 – 10:15 am Panel Discussion: Network Performance and Measurement- Instrumenting Community Anchor Institution Edge Sites
James Deaton, Great Plains Network (moderator)
Georgia Bullen, Open Technology Institute Measurement Lab
John Hess, CENIC (remote)
James Miller, Federal Communications Commission
Chip Popoviciu, Nephos6
Joe Sawasky, Merit
10:15 – 10:30 am Break Prefunction A
10:30 – 11:15 am Invited Presentation: U.S. Networking Market Analysis
Kate Reilly, Analyst, Telegeography
Salon A
11:15 am – Noon Quilt Member Lightning Talks – touch base with Jen if you have a 5-minute topic
Noon – 1:00 pm Lunch Salon C
1:00 – 1:30 pm Quilt Working Groups – Current Priorities and Roadmaps Salon A
1:30 – 1:45 pm Brief: Idea Board for R&E High School Cybersecurity Challenge
Joe Sawasky, Merit
1:45 – 2:25 pm Resources for Regional Networks and Researcher Engagement
Identifying multi-institutional research collaborations
Getting to know your campus champions
Communications and outreach materials
2:25 – 2:50 pm Facilitated Discussion: Regional Network Case Studies Addressing Challenges for Statewide Identity and Access Management
Jim Stewart, Utah Education and Telehealth Network
Chip Byers, MOREnet
Paul Schopis, OARnet
2:50 pm Meeting Wrap-Up and Winter 2019 Member Meeting Preview

Updated 9.20.2018