Day One: Tuesday, May 1

 

BCNET & HPCS 2012 Conference Schedule – Tuesday, May 1, 2012 (Day 1)
8:15-8:45 a.m Registration and BreakfastSegal Centre & Concourse
8:45-9:15 a.m Opening Ceremony and Welcome AddressMC: Jay Black, CIO, Simon Fraser UniversityMichael Hrybyk, President & CEO, BCNETJill Kowalchuk, Interim Executive Director, Compute CanadaJoe Thompson, Acting Assistant Deputy Minister & Executive Financial Officer, Ministry of Advanced EducationFletcher Theatre (1900)Overflow: Labatt Hall (1700)
9:15-9:30 a.m Industry PerspectivesStephen Wheat, General Manger, HPC Business Unit, IntelFletcher Theatre (1900)Overflow: Labatt Hall (1700)
9:30-10:30
a.m
Keynote AddressLeonard BrodyThis Monumental Shift – Exploring the Future of Behaviour, Technology, the Web and Canada’s Place in itFletcher Theatre (1900)Overflow: Labatt Hall (1700)
10:30-11:00
a.m
Refreshment BreakVisit our Industry Showcase at the Segal Centre & Concourse
11:00a.m.-12:00
p.m
Digital Infrastructure & ServicesBCNET’s Expanded Mandate – Shared IT Services for Research and Higher EducationFletcher Theatre (1900) Campus IT SolutionsPreparing for a Converged World – The Future of Our CampusesTerasen Theatre (1800) HPC & Data ManagementHow Cloud is Changing the Face (and Future) of HPCLabatt Hall (1700) Industry PerspectivesEnhancing Web User Experience with a Content Delivery Network (CDN)Can Pacific Room (1530)
(11:00-11:30 a.m.) _________________Industry Perspectives100 Gigabit Ethernet – What’s New and What’s Next?Can Pacific Room (1530)
(11:30-12:00 p.m.)
12:00-1:00
p.m
Lunch BreakVisit our Industry Showcase at the Segal Centre & Concourse
1:00-1:15
p.m
Industry PerspectivesMarc Hamilton, High Performance Computing Sales, HPFletcher Theatre (1900)Overflow: Labatt Hall (1700)
1:15-2:45
p.m
Cast your vote for student innovators in digital mediaAudience Voting: Bring your cellphone and text your vote for your favorite presentationFletcher Theatre (1900) – Overflow: Labatt Hall (1700)
2:45-3:15
p.m
Refreshment BreakVisit our Industry Showcase at the Segal Centre & Concourse
3:15-4:15
p.m
Digital Infrastructure & ServicesCANARIE’s Next Mandate – The Way ForwardFletcher Theatre (1900)
HPC & Data ManagementKey Challenges in Storing, Collecting and Accessing Research DataLabatt Hall (1700)
Campus IT SolutionsOpen Source Identity Management for Higher EducationCan Pacific Room (1530) Industry PerspectivesHPC Storage – Breaking the Input or Output BottleneckCanfor Policy Room (1600)(3:15-3:45 p.m.)
 Collaboration TechnologiesDesktop Videoconferencing – Bridging Minds Over The CloudLohn Policy Room(7000) 7th Floor
4:15-4:30
p.m
TransitionVisit our Industry Showcase at the Segal Centre & Concourse
4:30-5:30
p.m
Campus IT SolutionsCIO Perspectives – Impact of Consumerization, BYOD and Social Media on Campus Services
Fletcher Theatre (1900)
HPC & Data ManagementPushing the Boundaries and Testing the Limits of Big Data Transfer: Case StudiesTerasen Theatre (1800) Campus IT SolutionsLawful Access – Obligations, Costs, and ThreatsLabatt Hall (1700) Collaboration TechnologiesSocial Media for Teaching and Learning(4:30-5:00 p.m.)___________Industry Perspectives100G Networking in Metro and Core Networks – One Size Does Not Fit AllCan Pacific Room (1530)(5:00-5:30 p.m.) Digital Infrastructure & ServicesIdentity Management – Insights and Updates You Should KnowCanfor Policy Room (1600)
5:30-7:00
p.m
BCNET & HPCS Welcome ReceptionJoin us for an evening of networking, great food and fun.We will announce the winner of the early-bird draw for an iPad 2!Segal Centre & Concourse

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