What: Global Summit is Internet2’s annual meeting that convenes research and education (R&E) technology leaders committed to supporting and advancing research and scientific scholarship. Sessions will focus on advanced networks and trusted infrastructure, identity, federation and access management, and solutions for academia and researchers. The event is co-hosted by CENIC, the University of California San Diego, and San Diego State University
When: May 6-9, 2018
Where: Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina hotel. 333 W Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101
Who: R&E leaders including chief information officers, network architects and engineers, researchers, technologists representing higher education, government, and business from the U.S. and around the world. Featured keynote speakers include:
- Dr. Daniel A. Reed, university chair in computational science and bioinformatics, and professor of computer science, electrical and computer engineering, and medicine at the University of Iowa.
- Dr. Manish Parashar, office director for the Office of Advanced Cyberinfrastructure at the National Science Foundation.
How: If you are a media representative and wish to attend the 2018 Internet2 Global Summit meeting, please contact Sara Aly firstname.lastname@example.org.
Internet2® is a non-profit, member-driven advanced technology community founded by the nation’s leading higher education institutions in 1996. Internet2 serves 328 U.S. universities, 60 government agencies, 43 regional and state education networks and through them supports more than 100,000 community anchor institutions, over 900 InCommon participants, and 69 leading corporations working with our community, and 61 national research and education network partners that represent more than 100 countries.
Internet2 delivers a diverse portfolio of technology solutions that leverages, integrates, and amplifies the strengths of its members and helps support their educational, research and community service missions. Internet2’s core infrastructure components include the nation’s largest and fastest research and education network that was built to deliver advanced, customized services that are accessed and secured by the community-developed trust and identity framework.