2022 Internet2 Technology Exchange | Dec. 5-9, Denver, Colo.

Research Engagement Sessions

Sessions Support Researchers

This track addresses issues affecting those who are either supporting researchers on campuses or researchers looking to implement tools and services to enable science.


Time Session Abstract
4:30-6 p.m.        Working Meeting: Feedback Corner Abstract: Join us after your Monday tutorial or co-located events! This evening “social” gathering provides an opportunity to meet the folks working on all the newest developments being implemented on the Internet2 network. Many of the subject matter experts (SMEs) working on these new efforts (i.e., Cross-Connects, Routing Security, and Trusted Access topics, among others) will be present to answer questions, provide brief updates, and collect your ideas to share with their teams.

Tuesday, Dec. 6

Time Session Speaker(s) Institution
7-8 a.m.    Newcomer Breakfast Abstract: If this is your first time attending TechEX (or you just feel like it is!), join us for breakfast and conversation. We will reserve tables in the breakfast area and members of the program committee, Internet2 staff, and interested community members will be on hand to greet you, give you some “tips” on how to get the most out of the meeting, and introduce you to others in your primary area of interest. We’d like everyone who attends TechEX to have a few friendly faces in their corner!
9-9:50 a.m.    OpenStack vs Azure Stack – Hybrid Cloud Chris Horen
Jason Armbruster
University of Colorado
9:50-10:20 a.m.    Break
10:20-11:10 a.m.    ERN Federated Cryo-EM Pilot Project Barr von Oehsen Rutgers University
11:20 a.m.-12:10 p.m.            Globus: To Compute and Beyond! Vas Vasilidas University of Chicago
11:20 a.m.-12:10 p.m.    How Can We Advance the RCD Profession? Timothy Middelkoop Internet2
12:30-1:30 p.m. Lunch and Working Meeting: MSCC Lunch and Learn
1:40-2:30 p.m.    K8s for Researchers & Network Operators
2:40-3:30 p.m.    Distributing In-Network Computing (DinC) Joaquin Chung
Rajkumar Kettimuthu
Ganesh Chennimalai Sankaran
Argonne National Laboratory
Argonne National Laboratory
University of Southern California
3:30-4 p.m.    Break
4-4:50 p.m.    Data Mobility: Measure Twice, Copy Once

Wednesday, Dec. 7

Time Session(s) Speaker(s) Institution
7-8:30 a.m.    Breakfast and Working Meetings
9-9:50 a.m.    Leveraging Cloud – Smaller Institutions Forough Ghahramani NJEdge
9:50-10:20 a.m.    Break
10:20-11:10 a.m.    NSF ACCESS Track 3 – CONECT David Wheeler National Center for Supercomputing Applications
12:10-1:40 p.m. Lunch and Working Meeting: I2I: Creating a Mentorship Program Abstract: This is the regular Internet2 Inclusivity Initiative lunch session for our annual events. The topic for this session is going to focus on how to create a mentorship program and will include a panel of presenters.
11:20 a.m.-12:10 p.m.        Global Network Advancement Group Tech Harvey Newman CalTech
1:40-2:30 p.m.    Teaming up for CI and Achieving High Throughput in the Great Plains
2:40-3:30 p.m.   
Influencing Tech Policy for Good (Panel)

Addressing Global Routing as a Community

Anita Nikolich
Andrew Gallo
Mark Johnson
Steve Wallace

Brenna Meade

University of illinois
George Washington Univ
North Carolina State Univ.

Indiana University
3:30-4 p.m.    Break
4-4:50 p.m.    The Cloud Architecture of the US eduroam Mark Donnelly Painless Security
5-6 p.m.    Cross Topic: Program Committee Debrief Abstract: This gathering of chairs and reviewers for the 2022 Technology Exchange focuses on the process (what worked/what didn’t) and content (what we should look for in 2023). Please join your fellow community members who have participated in the review and selection process to help us improve the experience in 2023!

Thursday, Dec. 8

Time Session Speaker(s) Institution
7-8:30 a.m.    Breakfast and Working Meetings
9-9:50 a.m.    Impact of PSU’s RISE Team on Research Chuck Pavloski Penn State University
9:50-10:20 a.m.    Break
10:20-11:10 a.m.    Proactive Research Engagement Ruth Marinshaw
Randal Melon
Mark Yoder
Stanford Research Computing
Stanford Research Computing
Stanford Research Computing
11:20 a.m.-12:10 p.m.    e-Ciber Network Leandro Ciuffo Research Data Alliance
12:30-1:30 p.m.                Lunch and Working Meeting: Industry Member Lunch Abstract: In this invitation-only session, community and Industry Members along with Internet2 leadership will gather to share strategic updates and opportunities for collaboration toward the advancement of networking, cloud, and security/identity in the research and education community. The lunch will include a strategic update by Internet2 executives, lightning talks from industry members featuring relevant updates and engagement potential, and the opportunity for participants to socialize and make connections.
1:40-2:30 p.m.   
A Swatch of FABRIC

Monitoring the Hidden: TimeMap

Ilya Baldin
Anita Nikolich
Paul Ruth

Claudio Allocchio

University of Illinois
UNC Chapel Hill

2:40-3:30 p.m.    Engaging Cloud, Security and Traditional
3:30-4 p.m.    Break
4-4:50 p.m.    Optimized DTN as a Service Gauravdeep Shami Ciena