CI-TRAIN Annual Meeting

Location: Springdale, Ark.
Dates: August 12-14, 2012

The CI-TRAIN project is partnering with Arkansas EPSCoR Track 1 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

 

Venue

Holiday Inn & Convention Center Northwest Arkansas
1500 South 48th Street
Springdale, AR 72762
Phone: (479) 751-8300
www.springdaleholidayinn.com

 

Program

Tentative Schedule

Monday, August 13    
7:30 AM - 8:20 AM Breakfast and Registration
Track 1 & 2
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Welcome and Greetings – Dr. Gail McClure, ASSET Initiative Project Director
 
Keynote Speaker – Dr. Tom Russell, Senior Staff Associate, Office of Integrative Activities (OIA), NSF
Track 1 & 2
9:30 AM - 10:10 AM Project Overview by
  1. CI-TRAIN (Track 2) – Dr. Jack Cothren
  2. ASSET Initiative (Track 1) – Dr. Gail McClure
Track 1 & 2
10:10 AM - 10:30 AM Coffee Break Track 1 & 2
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Projects Overview (Continued)
  1. ASSET P3 Center – Dr. Carole Cramer
  2. ASSET VICTER Center – Dr. Alan Mantooth
  3. ASSET GREEN Center – Dr. Vasundara Varadan
Track 1
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM CI-TRAIN External Advisory Board Track 2
11:30 AM - 12:45 PM Lunch and Networking
Track 1 & 2
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Breakout Sessions on Science
  1. Track 2 – Report to Committee
  2. P3
  3. GREEN
  4. VICTER
 
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Networking at Crystal Bridges Museum Track 1 & 2
Tuesday, August 14    
7:30 AM - 8:20 AM Breakfast and Registration
Track 1 & 2
8:30 AM - 11:00 AM Science Presentations in Breakout Sessions
Track 1 EAB individual meetings with:
  1. All Center Directors
  2. P3 Campus Leads
  3. GREEN Campus Leads
  4. VICTER Campus Leads
 
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Track 1 EAB Report Track 1
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Lunch and Networking Track 1 & 2
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM ASSET InitiativeExternal Advisory Board Report Track 1
2:00 PM Adjourn  

 

Cost

There is no registration cost. Attendees will be responsible for their own hotel rooms. Breakfast and Lunch are provided Monday and Tuesday, as well as dinner during the reception on Monday night.

 

Registration

Registration deadline: August 10, 2012

Registration Link

 

Hotel

Holiday Inn
1500 South 48th Street
Springdale, AR 72762
Phone: (479) 751-8300

Reservation Link


Attendees can make reservations for August 12 and August 13.  We do have a few rooms allotted for the 14th. If at anytime you are having trouble with the booking link, specifically with trying to book the night of the 14th, please contact Kelley Emeneker, kemeneke@uark.edu.

 

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