Cyberinfrastructure Training Day in Oak Ridge

Host: National Institute for Computational Sciences
Location: Oak Ridge, Tenn.
Dates: May 17-19, 2011
Registration Deadline: March 15, 2011


The CI-TRAIN project is partnering with the National Institute for Computational Sciences and Oak Ridge National Laboratory for training and outreach to student, faculty, and researchers in the use of advanced cyberinfrastructure to enable research and teaching.


Venue | Program | Cost | Registration | Hotel



National Institute for Computational Sciences


Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Things to know before visiting ORNL.


Tentative Schedule

Tuesday May 17th:

6:00 PM Dinner for EAC and CI-TRAIN leadership


Wednesday May 18th:

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM EAC Review and CI-TRAIN Business Planning Meeting (In town of Oak Ridge - Hotel Conference Room)

12:00 - 1:00 PM Lunch with EAC (In town of Oak Ridge)

1:00 - 5:00 PM Collaboration Meetings, other events individually. (In town of Oak Ridge unless you arrange otherwise to be at ORNL)

5:30 - 9:00 PM Dinner and Reception for All - Guest speaker TBD (In town of Oak Ridge.)


Thursday May 19th:

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM R Statistical Analysis Package Training at ORNL

12:00 - 1:00 PM Lunch at ORNL

1:00 - 3:00 PM Breakout tours of various attractions at ORNL.
Group 1: Data & Viz Center (NCCS, NICS), the Spallation Neutron Source, & Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences.
Group 2: Historic Graphite Reactor and the Data & Viz Center (NCCS, NICS)


3:00 PM Departure from ORNL.



The costs include:

  • $35 ORNL Badge - Fee for security clearance
  • Transportation
  • Hotel
  • Food



Registration Deadline: March 15, 2011.

Registration has closed.



Doubletree Hotel Oak Ridge
215 S. Illinois Avenue
Oak Ridge, Tennessee 37830
Tel: (865) 481-2468

A block of rooms have been reserved for May 17, 2011 - May 19, 2011 at the Doubletree Hotel Oak Ridge. The special room rate will be available until April 20th or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first.

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