Global Lambda Integrated Facility

17th Annual Global LambdaGrid Workshop

The 17th Annual Global LambdaGrid Workshop will be held on 25-27 September 2017 at the University of Sydney Camperdown Campus, Sydney, Australia.

GLIF acknowledges the generosity of the following organisations in support of the 17th Annual Global LambdaGrid Workshop:

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Schedule

Provisional and subject to change

Monday, 25 September 2017
09:00 - 17:30

Side Meetings
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Tuesday, 26 September 2017
08:00 - 09:00 Registration
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09:00 - 10:45

Opening Plenary Session
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10:45 - 11:15 Break
11:15 - 12:45

Opening Plenary Session
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12:45 - 13:45 Lunch
13:45 - 15:15

Technical Session
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15:15 - 15:45 Break
15:45 - 17:45

Technical Session
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19:00 - 21:00

Demonstrations & Reception
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Wednesday, 27 September 2016
08:00 - 09:00 Registration
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09:00 - 10:30

Governance Working Group
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10:30 - 11:00 Break
11:00 - 12:30

Technical Sessions
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12:30 - 13:30 Lunch
13:30 - 15:00

Closing Plenary Session
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15:00 - 15:30 Break
15:30 - 18:00

Closing Plenary Session
Room TBA

19:00 - 21:00

Sydney Harbour Dinner Cruise

Venue

All meetings will be held in the Holme Building on the Camperdown Campus of the University of Sydney, Parramatta Road, Sydney, NSW 2050, Australia.

Accommodation

Accommodation is not included in the registration fee, but rooms are available in the Rydges Camperdown at the special rate of AUD 165 per night including GST, the Mercure Sydney Central at the special rate of AUD 249, and the Waldorf Sydney Central Service Apartments at the special rate of 195 per night including GST. These can be reserved when registering for the workshop, and should be booked before 23 August 2017.

Registration

The registration fee is AUD 450 per person (AUD 350 for registered students) up to 23 August 2017, and AUD 500 per person (AUD 400 for registered students) thereafter. If you wish to attend the workshop, you may register and pay online.

Some nationalities require visas to enter the Australia. If you require an invitation letter, please contact the address for request for Visa invitation should be addressed to the workshop organisers.

Demonstrations

Proposals should be submitted to the workshop organisers for full consideration before 31 May 2017. The following information should be included:

  1. Contact person: Name, Organisation, E-mail
  2. Title of demonstration
  3. Purpose of demonstration (1 sentence)
  4. Description of demonstration(maximum of 1 page)
  5. Link to additional information (URL)
  6. Hardware requirements: Display (HDTV, projector etc..), Bulletin board for poster etc..
  7. Network requirements: Bandwidth, Protocol support etc..
  8. Required setup and testing time

All demonstrations will be given a table and floor space of approximately 4 square metres, and will be located in a larger room where the breaks will be held.

Connectivity to the venue is expected to be 100 Gb/s.

The workshop organisers will endeavour to accommodate demonstration requirements, but acceptance is subject to availability of on-site hardware and network capacity. Please note that network connections to the venue need to be installed by the workshop organisers which is why it is imperative that requirements are submitted by the deadline.