GENI Engineering Conference 22 (GEC22) and  US Ignite Application Summit, March 23-26, 2015

Hosted by:
Don DuRousseau
Director, Research Technology Services
Virginia Science and Technology Campus
The George Washington University

Brian Ensor
Assistant Vice President, Planning and Strategic Initiatives
Division of Information Technology
The George Washington University

Co-Lo Events:
  • OGF 43 Meeting
  • GLIF Meeting

  • Demo event sponsors:
    - coming soon!

    Event Registration and Logistics

    Event Locations & Contact Information

    GEC 22 and US Ignite Application Summit, March 23-26, 2015

    Both events will be held at Hilton Crystal City Hotel at Washington Reagan National Airport.
    Map and directions to Hilton Crystal City Hotel at Washington Reagan National Airport.

    The demo/networking event will be held at the George Washington University's Science and Engineering Hall (Foggy Bottom Campus).
    Map of the GW’s Foggy Bottom Campus (Science and Engineering Hall).

    Contact: Angela McKinney

    Registration

    Registration fee is $350 before March 1st, and $385 after March 1st, 2015.
    Breakfasts, lunches and refreshments are included in registration fee.

    Registration link: Event Registration

    We urge all GEC 22 attendees to ensure they have access to the GENI Experimenter Portal prior to attending the conference.
    Please verify or create a new account.

    Hotel Reservation

    Hotel: Hilton Crystal City Hotel at Washington Reagan National Airport.
    Reservation can be made at this link: Hilton Crystal City Hotel Room Reservation
    A block of rooms has been reserved for March 22, 2015 - March 27, 2015.
    The special room rate will be available until March 2nd or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first.

    Address:
    2399 Jefferson Davis Highway
    Arlington, Virginia, 22202
    Tel: +1-703-418-6800

    Rates (Wi-Fi is included):
    $189 for 1 King Bed
    $189 for 2 Queen Beds

    Ground Transportation - Hilton Crystal City Hotel at Washington Reagan National Airport and the George Washington University

    Hilton Crystal City Hotel to/from Airports
    - Hilton Crystal City Hotel offers complimentary shuttle service to/from Reagan National Airport.
    - Arlington County Bus provides shuttle service to/from Dulles Airport every 15 minutes.
    - The Metro Blue Line serves the Crystal City Metro Station.

    Hilton Crystal City Hotel to/from George Washington University's Science and Engineering Hall
    - Shuttle service will be provided for the demo/networking event.
    - The Metro Blue Line serves the Crystal City Metro Station (Hilton) and Foggy Bottom Metro Station (GWU).

    Travel Grants (Deadline of February 6)

    A limited number of travel grants are available. Please see GEC 22 Travel Grant Application Instructions.

    Conference Agenda

    PRELIMINARY

    GEC22 Agenda - 10 Mar 2015

    Newcomers Day - Mon Mar 23

    9.00am - 10.00am - An Introduction to GENI and Experimentation using GENI

    BREAK

    10.15am - 11.30am - Tutorial: Getting Started With GENI: Part I

    11.30am - 12.30pm - Introduction to the GENI Instrumentation & Measurement Tools

    LUNCH

    01.30pm - 03.00pm - Tutorial: Getting Started With GENI: Part II

    BREAK

    03.30pm - 05.30pm - Tutorial: Getting Started With GENI: Part III

    Newcomer's Birds-of-a-Feather (BoF) Dinners

    BoF dinners are open all. We will collect RSVPs during the day on Monday. We will meet at the hotel (Hilton) and go to the restaurant together.

    When Where Organizer
    Mon, 6.30p  Harar Mesob Ethiopian Restaurant - 542 23rd St S S. Edwards
    Mon, 6.30p  Neramitra Thai - 2200 Crystal Dr S. Edwards
    Mon, 6.30p  Ted's Montana Grill - 2200 Crystal Dr. S. Edwards

    Tutorials, Community Sessions, Demo Night - Tue Mar 24

    08.00am - 09.00am - GENI Overview
    08.00am - 09.15am - Architects Meeting - by invitation only

    09.15am - 10.00am - Demo Lightning Talks

    BREAK

    10.30am - 11.30pm - Presentation: Configuration Management Tools for Experimenters

    10.30am - 11.00am - Presentation: Chameleon and CloudLab NSFCloud Projects
    11.00am - 12.30pm - Tutorial: Building your own cloud with CloudLab
    10.30am - 12.30pm - Tutorial: Using the jFed tool to experiment from zero to hero
    10.30am - 12.30pm - Experimenter-Developer Roundtable
    10.30am - 12.30pm - GENI in Education

    11.30am - 12.30pm - Presentation: Introduction to OpenFlow

    LUNCH

    01.30pm - 02.30pm - Presentation: Introduction to LabWiki

    01.30pm - 03.30pm - Tutorial: Building Network Experiments Using the Virtual Topology Service
    01.30pm - 03.30pm - Tutorial: Introduction to GENI WiMAX for experimenters and educators
    01.30pm - 03.30pm - Research Works In Progress
    01.30pm - 02.00pm - Demo: NSFCloud Chameleon
    02.00pm - 03.30pm - Strategies for Cyber Infrastructure Integration

    BUSES TO DEMO NIGHT

    04.30pm - 07.30pm - Demo Session and Networking

    "Beyond Today's Internet: Experiencing a Smart Future" (Plenary, Tutorials, OGF Meeting) - Wed Mar 25

    08.30am - 12.30am - Plenary Session

    LUNCH and Newcomers' Lunch

    01.30pm - 02.30pm - Presentation: Introduction to the GENI Network Architecture

    01.30pm - 03.30pm - Tutorial: GENI Experiment Engine and Lively Web Tutorial
    01.30pm - 03.30pm - Tutorial: Using LabWiki in Education
    01.30pm - 03.30pm - Tutorial: Building Virtual Environment Experiences with the Virtual World Framework

    02.30pm - 03.30pm - Presentation: Introduction to OpenFlow

    BREAK

    04.00pm - 06.00pm - Tutorial: Programming GENI OpenFlow Resources
    04.00pm - 06.00pm - Tutorial: Configuration Management Tools for Experimenters
    04.00pm - 06.00pm - GENI Operations
    04.00pm - 06.00pm - Developer Drop-In

    01.30pm - 06.00pm -  GLIF Techs Meetings
    01.30pm - 06.00pm -  OGF Meetings

    Birds-of-a-Feather (BoF) Dinners

    BoF dinners are open to anybody with an interest in the topic of the dinner. You do not have to be an expert on the topic. Please RSVP so the organizer has a reasonably accurate headcount for restaurant reservations.

    Topic When Where Organizer RSVP

    Developer Day, OGF & GLIF Techs - Thu Mar 26

    09.00am - 12.30pm - Developer Roundtable
    09.00am - 10.30pm - Experimenter and Operations Office Hours
    09.00am - 10.30pm - WiMAX Developers Meeting

    09.00am - 06.00pm -  GLIF Techs Meetings
    09.00am - 06.00pm -  OGF Meetings

    OGF & GLIF - Fri Mar 27

    09.00am - 06.00pm -  GLIF Techs Meetings
    09.00am - 06.00pm -  OGF Meetings

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