1st UNICORE Summit

Tuesday October 11th, 2005 and Wednesday October 12th , 2005

Supported by:
UNICORE_Forum
Agenda Tuesday October 11th, 2005:
General Track
9:30 - 9:45 Opening
Geerd-Rüdiger Hoffmann
Director of the UNICORE Forum Board, Deutscher Wetterdienst, Germany

9:45 - 10:45 The Status of Grid Computing in Research and Industry
Wolfgang Gentzsch
D-Grid, Germany

10:45 - 11:15 Coffee Break
11:15 - 12:15 NaReGI and UNICORE
Satoshi Matsouko
Tokyo Institute for Technology, Japan

12:15 - 13:00 The UNICORE Grid Software
Achim Streit
Research Center Juelich, Germany

13:00 - 14:00 Lunch Break
User Track
14:00 - 14:30 OpenMolGRID - A UNICORE-based System for Molecular Science and Engineering
Uko Maran
Tartu University, Estonia

14:30 - 15:00 Computational Steering with VISIT in UNICORE
Thomas Eickermann
Research Centre Juelich, Germany

15:00 - 15:30 Service-Grids based on UNICORE  
Alfred Geiger
T-Systems Solutions for Research, Germany
 
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 - 16:30 Lightweight Client Access to UNICORE
Roger Menday
Research Center Juelich, Germany
16:30 - 17:00 UNICORE as a frontend for the IBM Infrastructure Solution
Thomas Rueter
IBM, Germany
UNICORE Forum 
17:00 - 19:00 UNICORE Forum Meeting
Restricted to members of the UNICORE Forum


Agenda Wednesday October 12th, 2005:
Developer Track
9:30 - 10:15 Future Developments in UniGrids and NextGRID
David Snelling
Fujitsu Laboratories of Europe, United Kingdom

10:15 - 11:00 Brokering in UNICORE
John M. Brooke
University of Manchester, United Kingdom

11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break
11:30 - 12:00 UniGrids and GPE - A Client Framework for Interoperability
Thomas Kentemich
Intel Software & Solutions Group, Germany

12:00 - 12:30 Plugin-Development - Extensibility of UNICORE
Piotr Bala
ICM - Warsaw University, Poland

12:30 - 13:00 Integration of GridFTP in UNICORE
Simone Lanzarini
CINECA Bologna, Italy

13:00 - 14:00 Lunch Break
Administrator Track
14:00 - 14:45 UNICORE and the fastest Supercomputer in Europe
Rosa M. Badia
Barcelona Supercomputing Center, Spain

14:45 - 15:30 DEISA - Easy Integration of HPC-Systems with UNICORE
Andrea Righi
CINECA Bologna, Italy

15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break 
16:00 - 16:30 UNICORE in production is easy to do
Gert Ohme
T-Systems
Solutions for Research, Germany
16:30 - 17:00 GPFS and LL-MC as a basis for Grids with UNICORE
Jean-Yves Girard
IBM, France

Feel free to send any suggestions to unicore-summit@fz-juelich.de.