Subject: CONFERENCE: Great Plains Network Annual Mtg May 28-30 Kansas City
From: Henry Neeman 
Date: Wed, 2 Apr 2014 21:07:31 -0500 (CDT)
OSCER users,

Forwarding from Greg Monaco ( of the
Great Plains Network.

Please reply directly to Greg, and please feel free to
forward to anyone who may be interested and appropriate.



Great Plains Network Annual Meeting 2014 and Big Data Summit II
Registration Open
Wed May 28 - Fri May 30 2014, Kansas City MO
Contact: Greg Monaco (


The Big Data Summit II and GPN Annual Meeting will be held in
Kansas City from May 28 to May 30.

It is open to all.

The Big Data Summit is free and there will be many folks from the
HPC, CI and library communities at the meetings.

Kelvin Droegemeier from OU will be one of the keynote speakers,
along with Jim Mullins, Dean of Libraries & Esther Ellis Norton
Professor of Library Science, Purdue University and Rebecca

We are extending the presentation deadline until April 14 and
invite presentations/Birds of a Feather Session Ideas/panels on
topics ranging from

* Big Data,
* Collaboration,
* Networking,
* High Performance Computing,
* Data Curation,
* Assisting researchers,
* Cyberinfrastructure,
* Information Technology
* The Knowledge Society
* Technical Education
The link is below.



Gregory E. Monaco, Ph.D.
Director for Research & Cyberinfrastructure Initiatives
The Great Plains Network
Phone: 785-554-9657
Teleconference: 877-366-0711 Participant Code: 57348838#