A reminder from CNI  of an upcoming forum: 




Space is still available for the ARL/CNI Forum on E-Research and
Cyberinfrastructure to be held in Washington, D.C. on October 15, 2004.
Forum details and registration form are available at 

The fee is $150 per person for those affiliated with an ARL or CNI
member institution; $250 per person for all others. 


E-Research and Supporting Cyberinfrastructure 

Preliminary Schedule 


8:00 a.m - 8:30 a.m. 

Registration, continental breakfast 


8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. 

Setting the Stage 

Sarah Thomas, University Librarian, Cornell University 

Clifford Lynch, CNI Executive Director 


9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. 

A Conversation with Dan Atkins 

Professor of Information and Computer Science, University of Michigan,

Chair, NSF Blue Ribbon Panel on Cyberinfrastructure 


10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. E-Research and the National Virtual Observatory 

George Djorgovski, Professor of Astronomy, Caltech 


11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 

A Conversation with Paul Courant 

Provost, University of Michigan, and Member, ACLS Commission on


12:45 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. 



1:45 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. 

Cyberinfrastructure: Enabling Science and Engineering Research 

Sangtae "Sang" Kim, 

Divisional Director - Shared Cyberinfrastructure, 

National Science Foundation 


2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. 

Reaction Panel & Discussion with Audience 

Marjory Blumenthal, Associate Provost, Academic, Georgetown University 


Carol Mandel, Dean of Libraries, New York University 


Brad Wheeler, Associate Vice President for Research & Academic Computing
and Dean of Information Technology, Indiana University, Bloomington 


3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. 

Closing Plenary Discussion: How Should We Address These Issues Within
Our Institutions? 

Brian E. C. Schottlaender, University Librarian, University of
California, San Diego 


 4:00 p.m. 




Diane Goldenberg-Hart 

Communications Coordinator 

Coalition for Networked Information 

21 Dupont Circle, Suite 800 

Washington, DC 20036 


202-872-0884 (Fax) 

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