[AG-TECH] Access Grid Townhall Reminder - February 5 & 7
Thomas D. Uram
turam at mcs.anl.gov
Thu Jan 31 23:34:50 CST 2008
The February Townhall is scheduled for Tuesday, February 5, at 10:00AM
CDT (16:00 UTC). We will discuss topics of general interest to the community,
including the AG and collaboration in general, and AG3 in particular.
This is an open forum for the community to air issues, new
collaborations, and innovative ideas; please come prepared to
participate. We also have two guest speakers this month from a distance
Speakers: Edee Wiziecki, Co Principal Investigator of ICLCS
George Estes, Lead Tech for the ICLCS project
The Institute for Chemistry Literacy and Computational Science (ICLCS)
The ICLCS is funded through an NSF Math Science Partnership grant and is a
program of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with our 100+ K-12
partners, Regional Office of Education #38, and A-C Central School District. The
Institute seeks to prepare rural Illinois chemistry teachers for the 21st
Century through content, computational tools and teaching methodology, and
As part of the program the Institute will be placing up to 120 PIGs in K-12
schools to further teacher development in rural Illinois. The Institute has
also installed Access Grid nodes in 4 Regional Offices of Education across the
From the Lobby of the vv3 server
(https://vv3.mcs.anl.gov:8000/Venues/default) enter the Institution
Lobby, then Government Institutions, then Argonne National Laboratory.
There will be a second session held for those in the
Asia-Pacific region, on THURSDAY, February 7 at 6:00PM CDT (FRIDAY, 00:00 UTC);
note that this is a different day and a different time. Of
course, anyone is welcome to attend this session, if it's more
agreeable with their schedules.
ANL will be running bridges as usual for these meetings.
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