[AG-TECH] Bring Your Child to Work Day April 27th
gurcharan.s.khanna at dartmouth.edu
Fri Apr 7 10:04:35 CDT 2006
I'd like to participate this year but that day I'll just be returning
from the Internet2 Meetings in D.C. so won't be able to swing it.
FYI: Collaboration SIG at I2 Meetings in D.C. April 24, 11:45-1:15pm
Jon Tyman, update on RTC, Commons, and more
John Yost, Collaboration, Competition, and the Network Culture of
the Common Good”
Greg Monaco, GPN collaboration activities
Margaret Krebs, Live Stereo Telesurgery
Phillipe Galvez, new EVO service
Locatis, Craig (NIH/NLM/LHC) [E] wrote:
> It is that time of year again and I’m wondering if others in the
> community are planning to demonstrate their Access Grid nodes. We did
> this last year at the National Library of Medicine with great success.
> If you are interested in participating this year, please contact me.
> I’m willing to do coordination of “Kids on the Grid” this year and
> generate a schedule showing when different sites might be online.
> Last year we had permission to meet in the NCSA venue server lobby. I
> asked for the lobby because sites often lurk there and I thought there
> would always be some one present, but it turned out that the presence of
> the interacting kids drove the lurkers away. Consequently, it might be
> best to use another venue. I can offer the NLM venue at NCSA. It can
> be accessed from the doorway to The World off the NCSA lobby. Last year
> we set things up so the kids could interact with an application as well
> as see and hear each other and it would be nice to try this again this year.
> We welcome those who would be willing to be online to interact with the
> kids even if they are not planning to have children at their sites.
> Those interested should let me know if you would like to participate and
> the times that you can.
> Craig Locatis
> National Library of Medicine
> Bethesda, MD 20894
> locatis at nlm.nih.gov <mailto:locatis at nlm.nih.gov>
Gurcharan S. Khanna, Ph.D.
Director of Academic Research Computing
Rochester Institute of Technology
1 Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, New York 14623-5603
Phone: 585-475-7504 ~ Fax: 585-475-6886
Email: gurcharan.khanna at rit.edu
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