2010 meeting Programme

Day One (1st July 2010)

09.30-10.30 Registration and Coffee

Highland Suite

Professor David Baker, Vice Chair of JISC

Opening Plenary
Chair: David Baker, Vice Chair of JISC

e-Science and the DataNet Initiative
Sayeed Choudhury, Associate Dean for Library Digital Programs, The John Hopkins University

11.45–12.10 Coffee/Tea
12.10-13.10 Parallel Sessions

Highland Suite

Cloud Computing and Advanced Networking: Developments in HE
Greg Jackson, Vice President for Policy and Analysis, EDUCAUSE

Cromerty Suite Innovation in Learning and Teaching

US: Bryan Alexander, Director of Research, National Institute for Technology in Liberal Education (NITLE)

UK: Jackie Carter, Senior Manager, Mimas, University of Manchester

13.10-14.15 Lunch
14.15-15.15 Parallel Sessions
Highland Suite Mobile Devices

US: Joan Lippincott, Associate Executive Director, CNI

UK: Agnes Kukulska-Hulme, Institute of Educational Technology, The Open University

Cromerty Suite Digging into Data Challenge Projects

US: Greg Crane, Professor of Classics, Tufts University

UK: Peter Ainsworth, Emeritus Professor of French, University of Sheffield

15.15-15.45 Coffee/Tea
15.45–16.45 Parallel Sessions
Highland Suite Shared Services

UK: Chris Cobb, Deputy Vice Chancellor, Roehampton University

US: Roger Schonfeld, Research Manager, ITHAKA

Cromerty Suite Digital Content and Institutional Planning

US: Meg Bellinger, Director, Office of Digital Assets and Infrastructure, Yale University

UK: Jessica Gardner, Head of Special Collections, University of Exeter

17.00–19.00 Bus Tour of Edinburgh
19.00–21.00 Evening Reception

Day Two (2nd July 2010)


Highland Suite

Plenary Session

Open Data Policies
Heather Joseph, Executive Director, Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition (SPARC)
Liz Lyon, Director, UKOLN, University of Bath

10.15-10.40 Coffee/Tea
10.40-11.40 Parallel Sessions
Highland Suite US Developments

Cliff Lynch, Executive Director, CNI

Cromerty Suite Digital Preservation

US: Laura Campbell, Associate Librarian for Strategic Initiatives and Leader of the National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation (NDIIPP), Library of Congress

UK: Chris Rusbridge, Blue Ribbon Task Force Member

11.45–12.45 Parallel Sessions
Highland Suite Repositories Update

US: Sandy Payette, Chief Executive Officer, DuraSpace

UK: Peter Burnhill, Director, EDINA national data centre & Head, Data Library

Cromerty Suite Resource Discovery

US: Herbert Van de Sompel, Digital Library Research & Prototyping, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Research Library

UK: Paul Walk, Deputy Director, UKOLN

12.45-13.45 Lunch

Highland Suite

Closing Plenary
Chair: Malcolm Read, Executive Secretary, JISC

The International e-Science Movement: Status and Future
Dan Atkins, Professor and Associate Vice President, University of Michigan and former Director, Office of Cyberinfrastructure, US National Science Foundation

Conclusions and Close
Cliff Lynch, Executive Director, CNI
Malcolm Read, Executive Secretary, JISC