Here we index both the presentations
at GGF14 and select comments during the meetings
These were meetings of communities that are
relatively new to GGF
Outreach to K-12 (pre-college) community, Tribal Colleges in
the USA and Africa. The successes of QuarkNet are highlighted.
Retrieval for Information Management and Digital Library Communities
Operations Community Session
Network centric operations (NCO) denote a large class of distributed
applications and infrastructure for national security. This session
brought together NCO industry leaders to publicly discuss goals
and issues, and provide an opportunity for further collaborations
in this important area.
Current space-related systems involve de facto "grids"
but, in fact, are "one-off" systems that are not built
to any standards for interoperability, extensibility, fault tolerance,
or distributed system security. This session brings together internationally
recognized experts in their fields to present their work and discuss
further opportunities for grids in space applications.
Grids and the Agents Community
This session discusses Grid and Agents, with a Semantic Grid presentation
by David De Roure and a response from Jonathan Dale of the Agents
New Communities and GGF Community Track Wrap-Up
These roundtable discussions bring interested parties together to
discuss the GGF Community Program track at GGF14 and beyond, and
explore opportunities for engaging new communities in GGF activities.
Practical Grids Program Track
for Grid Security from Trusted Computing
Three speakers in this session explores a number of innovations
that the TC technology could offer for improving the Grid security.
Web Services Stack for Management in Action: Multi-vendor WSDM Demo
The WSDM TC hosts this well-attended session to demonstrate
the use of the WSDM specifications between several vendors. This
includes, necessarily, demonstrating how WS-RF and WS-Notifications
are used as part of WSDM.
Best Practice Workshops
how and when to invest in working with GGF”- Improving Interaction
between Grid Standards and Projects Community Workshop
Organized by: The NextGRID Project Team http://www.nextgrid.org/
Contact - Diana Engesser
Applications: from Early Adopters to Mainstream Users
Jointly organized by the APPS-RG and the PGM-RG.
Contact – Thilo Kielmann
and Privacy: Is GGF Doing Enough to meet the needs of the Healthcare
Organized by: The LS-RG
Contact – David Angulo
Toolkit Version 4: Status and Experiences Community Workshop
Organized by: The
Contact - Ian Foster
Gateways: Common Community Interfaces to Grid Resources
Jointly organized by:
* GGF Steering Group Community Council
* NSF TeraGrid Project (US)
* HPC-Europa Project
Contact – Nancy Wilkins-Diehr
of the caBIG Project
Organized by: Manisundaram Arumani