Program

 

Opening Ceremony and Welcome Address

This Monumental Shift – Exploring the Future of Behaviour, Technology, the Web and Canada’s Place in it - Leonard Brody

The End of Wonder in the Age of Whatever - Michael Wesch

XSEDE – Creating an Open Cyberinfrastructure Ecosystem – John Towns

Cast Your Vote for Student Innovators in Digital Media

Collaboration Technologies – Challenges and Solutions

Desktop Videoconferencing – Bridging Minds Over The Cloud

Telehealth – A Model for Effective Inter-Institutional Videoconferencing

Real-Life Solutions for Video Management and Content Sharing

Social Media for Teaching and Learning

BC’s Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act – Implications for Higher Ed

BCNET’s Expanded Mandate – Shared IT Services for Research and Higher Education

Building Student Engagement Through Social Media

CIO and Executive Leader Roundtable

Are You Secure? Mobile Devices on Your Campus

Keeping Our Data Safe From the Unexpected – The BCNET Shared Backup Service

Lawful Access – Obligations, Costs, and Threats

Preparing for a Converged World – The Future of Our Campuses

Open Source Identity Management for Higher Education

The 21st Century University – Implications and Benefits of Choice of Learner Access and Openness

uMobile- Taking Mobile Applications and Devices to the Next Level

Identity Management – Insights and Updates You Should Know

Putting the Last Mile First – Re-framing Broadband Development in First Nations Communities

The Policy Issues of Network Neutrality

Digital Infrastructure and the Future – An Update from the IT Infrastructure Advisory Committee

BCNET’s Advanced Network Projects & Shared Resources

American Advanced Networks – Expanding Mandates to Build Cost-Efficient Shared Services

CANARIE & Canadian Access Federation – Foundations for Collaboration

Streamlining Research and Collaboration in the HPC Ecosystem with Federated Identity

CANARIE’s Next Mandate – The Way Forward

Advanced Digital Infrastructure – Western Canadian Perspectives

DAIR – Practical Lessons in Cloud Computing

Key Challenges in Storing, Collecting and Accessing Research Data

Data Security and Protection Solutions – Case Studies

Building Policies Around Privacy: What You Need To Know

Health Care: The Next Frontier for Big Data

How Cloud is Changing the Face (and Future) of HPC

Are You Visualizing Your Data? Discover Why You Should

GPU Applications and Innovations in Computational Research

Towards and Beyond and Energy Efficiency – from Today’s Best Practices to the Net-Zero Datacentre

Building a ‘Zero-Energy’ DataCentre: Best Practices and Future Development

Pushing the Boundaries and Testing the Limits of Big Data Transfer: Case Studies

HPCS 2012 Paper Presentations – Applications

HPCS 2012 Paper Presentations – Cloud and GPU

HPCS 2012 Paper Presentations – Systems

HPCS 2012 Paper Presentations – Solutions and GPU

100 Gigabit Ethernet – What’s New and What’s Next?

100G Networking in Metro and Core Networks – One Size Does Not Fit All

NetApp Innovation – Unified Storage At Scale

Shaw Exo WiFi – Redefining Metro Wireless Data Use

The Changing Face of End User Computing

Enhancing Web User Experience with a Content Delivery Network (CDN)

Will SDN or OpenFlow Help Bridge the Application – Network Divide?

HPC Storage – Breaking the Input or Output Bottleneck