Welcome and Introductions: Chair Xian-He Sun, IIT

9:00am-9:15am

Jim Lautenbach, Client Director for Public Sector, IBM
Russell Betts, Dean of College of Science and Letters, IIT

IBM Cloud Initiatives: Chair Xian-He Sun, IIT

9:15am-9:30am
High-Level Overview of Cloud in Education; Update on Cloud Academy

Mary Olson, IBM

 

9:30am-9:45am
IBM Academic Initiative; Academic Skills Cloud

Jeff Gibbs, IBM

9:45am-10:10am

Cloud Defined/Key Cloud Offerings

Si Mcaleer, IBM
10:10am-10:30am
Break
Academia Experience and Leadership with Cloud: Chair, Si Mcaleer, IBM
10:30am-10:55am

Cloud and Data: A New Beginning

Xian-He Sun, IIT

10:55am-11:20am

The Blue Waters Project and More

Bill Kramer, University of Illinois

11:20am-11:45am
The View and Practice from University of Chicago

Ian Foster, University of Chicago

11:45am-12:10pm
Distributed and Parallel Systems Research at Northwestern University

Peter Dinda, Northwestern University

12:10pm-1:00pm
Lunch Served
 
IBM Research Perspective on Cloud: Chair Ian Foster, University of Chicago
1:00pm-1:50pm
IBM Research Perspective on Cloud

Giovanni Pacifici, IBM

1:50pm-2:05pm

Virtual Computing Lab (VCL)/HPC Example

Si Mcaleer, IBM

Free Discussion: Chair Larry Postlewait, IBM
2:05pm-2:30pm
Free Discussion, fostering interaction and collaboration among attendees
IIT Research/Architecture Tour: Lead Ruth Sweetser, IIT
2:30pm-4:00pm
IIT Research/Architecture Tour