[AG-TECH] AG Retreat 2003
Michael E. Papka
papka at mcs.anl.gov
Sat Mar 1 20:02:57 CST 2003
ACCESS GRID RETREAT 2003
The Access Grid Technical Retreat 2003 will be taking place at Argonne
National Laboratory, April 15-16, 2003. Program topics are provided below,
with the major
focus on moving the community from AG 1.0 to AG 2.0 and increasing the
community involvement in the development of tools and infrastructure for
AG 2.0. There will be a nominal registration fee for this retreat (details
How does the AG become platform for Grid computing?
How to build a community?
AG X.X wish list
Innovative uses of the AG
Use of the AG in private sector
Building applications on top the AG 2.0 platform.
Extensions to Virtual Venues (Core, Services, Applications)
Voyager 2.0 architecture
AG 2.0 packaging and install
Development status and timelines geared towards users.
Bringing folks into AG community
Troubleshooting AG sessions
Operation of AG 2.0
Effects of AG 2.0 on meeting and event planning
Issues of interest to managers
Argonne National Laboratory
9700 South Cass Avenue
Argonne, Illinois 60439
AG RETREAT LOCATION:
Advanced Photon Source (APS) Conference Center
Building 402, APS Auditorium
$35 for Argonne employees
$50 for U.S. Department of Energy employees
$85 for all others organizations
(All payment information and options found on AG Retreat 2003 website
You need to formally register for these meetings.
Registration is REQUIRED in order to enter Argonne's site. Please read over
the AG Retreat 2003 web pages listed above for detailed information.
Deadline for housing is March 28, 2003.
Deadline for registration will be determined upon volume of attendees
Deadline for registration of all non-U.S. citizens is 10 days prior to
their arrival onsite.
Deadline is March 28, 2003
Please note, the above meeting registration will only "register" you for
attendance at the meeting. You will need to call the hotel directly to make
your room arrangements. To make hotel arrangements, please contact:
Argonne Guest House (Marriott Hotel)
Argonne National Laboratory
9700 South Cass Avenue - Building 460
Argonne, IL 60439
Reservations: (800) 632-8990 or (630) 739-6000
Fax: (630) 739-1000
argonne-guest-house at anl.gov
The rate is $65.00
You will need to bring your driver's license for entry to the Laboratory.
If you are from a DOE Laboratory, please bring your badge with you. If you
will be off-normal hours, please proceed directly to the guard gate. If you
are arriving on 8:30-5 Monday through Friday, please stop at the Argonne
VISITOR PAGES: http://www-fp.mcs.anl.gov/division/information/visitors/
Argonne Home Page: http://www.anl.gov/OPA/anlil.html
Chicago Area Map: http://www.anl.gov/OPA/photo/chimap3.gif
Argonne Site Map: http://www.anl.gov/OPA/ilsitemap.html
The following are available limousine services between O'Hare or Midway
Airport and ANL. To make advance reservations call: American Limousine
630-920-8888 United Limousine 630/969-3865 or out of state 800/826-034
Argonne National Laboratory is about 45 minutes by car from each of the two
major Chicago airports, O'Hare and Midway. Limousine service is available
from each airport, and major car rental agencies serve both airports. (Make
sure limousine takes you all the way to conference center, hotel, or
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