The next opportunity to get together to share ideas, experiences and best practices will be on 12-13 October 2016, when there will be a meeting of SIG-MSP in Rome, hosted by GARR.
Information about hotels, the venue and how to get there are all available via the GARR website.
This is the preliminary agenda, which still leaves a lot of room for your contributions!
If you have any agenda topic ideas please contact Laura.Durnford@geant.org or add them into the agenda suggestions page.
|TUESDAY 13 ALL DAY & WEDNESDAY 12 MORNING|
|Meeting of the GÉANT Project team on Application Services Delivery Management (JRA4 Task 2). |
Not an open meeting, but the team is happy to consider admitting those with a particular interest. (email Jan Meijer firstname.lastname@example.org)
THIS EXACT TIMING MAY CHANGE!
|WEDNESDAY 12 OCTOBER 2016|
|12:00-13:00||ARRIVALS, LUNCH AND EMAILS||Kindly provided by GARR|
|13:00-13:10||Welcome, introductions||Martin Bech|
|13:10-13:30||Host welcome & presentation||Federico Ruggieri, GARR|
GÉANT Clouds session
|Ready for adoption: IaaS and other services - update and discussion (1 hour)||Andres Steijaert (SURFnet) and Mandeep Saini (GÉANT)|
|European R&E cloud broker service - proposal and feedback (30 mins)||Jan Meijer (UNINETT)|
|15:00-15:15||COFFEE / TEA / EMAILS||Kindly provided by GARR|
|15:15-15:40||Cost savings follow up : HEAnet value for money report||Robert Hackett (HEAnet)|
|15:40-16:05||Towards a joint e-infrastructure services portfolio?||Annabel Grant (GÉANT)|
|16:05-16:30||Update on a possible user engagement task force TBC||TBC|
|16:30-17:00||AARNet Salesforce CRM as a single pre-sale and post-sale activity chain||James Sankar (AARNet) TBC|
|17:15-17:30||Day wrap up||Martin Bech|
|19:00||Social activity, followed by dinner||Kindly provided by GARR|
|THURSDAY 13 OCTOBER 2016|
Themed session - Sources of funding for projects and innovation
|GÉANT Community Programme options||Valter Nordh (SUNET) / Nicole Harris (GÉANT) TBC|
|Discussion: e.g. what is the lifecycle of innovation management? Mechanisms for moving activities through the GCP to NRENs, GÉANT or others.|
|10:30-10:45||COFFEE / TEA / EMAILS||Kindly provided by GARR|
|10:45-12:15||Themed session - Sources of funding for projects and innovation|
part 2 : external aspects - how do we get funding from outside our community?
|Discussion: e.g. if NRENs get money from e.g. ICT programmes, how do we share the results and benefits?|
|12:15-12:55||Session 4 - lightning talks! Open call for 10-minute slots - 4 available!!|
|12:55-13:00||Wrap up, next meeting, AOB||Martin Bech|
|13:00||LUNCH||Kindly provided by GARR|