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.

Registration is open: register!

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.


WEDNESDAY 12 OCTOBER 2016
TIMEWHATWHOSLIDES  
12:00-13:00ARRIVALS, LUNCH AND EMAILSKindly provided by GARR   
13:00-13:10Welcome, introductionsMartin Bech   
13:10-13:30Host welcome & presentationFederico Ruggieri, GARR   
13:30-15:00

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)   
15:00-15:15COFFEE / TEA / EMAILSKindly provided by GARR   
15:15-15:45Cost savings follow up : HEAnet value for money reportRobert Hackett (HEAnet)   
15:45-16:15Towards a joint e-infrastructure services portfolio?Annabel Grant (GÉANT)   
16:15-17:15Update on a possible user engagement task force TBCTBC   
17:15-17:30Day wrap upMartin Bech   
19:00Social activity, followed by dinnerKindly provided by GARR   
THURSDAY 13 OCTOBER 2016
TIMEWHATWHOSLIDES  
09:00-09:10ARRIVALS & EMAILS    
09:10-10:45

Themed session - Sources of funding for projects and innovation
part 1 : internal aspects

    
 GÉANT Community Programme optionsValter Nordh (SUNET) / Nicole Harris (GÉANT) TBC   
10:45-11:00COFFEE / TEA / EMAILSKindly provided by GARR   
11:00-12:45Session 4 - lightning talks! Open call for 10-minute slots
    
12:45-13:00Wrap up, next meeting, AOBMartin Bech   
13:00LUNCH AND EMAILSKindly provided by GARR