Agenda - March 3rd, 2011

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8:00-8:30 am Local Registration Continental Breakfast
8:30-9:00 David Givers: Co-Project Director - NDSU
Robert Kelley: President - UND
Dean Bresciani: President - NDSU
Bonnie Neas:
Josh Riedy: CIO - UND
Welcome and Opening Remarks
9:00-9:35 Keynote Presentation I
Henry Neeman

Center Director (OSCER)
OU Supercomputing Center for
Education & Research
University of Oklahoma (OU)
Institutional and Statewide Cyberinfrastructure:
Dollars and Sense
9:35-10:00 Deborah Hunter
Life Science Instructor
Turtle Mountain Community College

Fred Govedich

Assistant Professor
Department of Biology
Southern Utah University
Leech Diversity in Waters Located on the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Reservation.
10:00-10:10 Refreshment Break  
10:10-11:50 A Variety of Presenters from
North Dakota Campuses
10:10 - NDSU

           Brian Slator, Scott Payne,
           Jayma Moore, Don Schwert,
           and Kim McVicar
10:35 - BSC

           Zachery Allen
11:00 - LRSC

           Cindy Brown
11:25 - UND
           Ron Marsh & Emanuel Grant
Campus STEM Highlights in Cyberinfrastructure

Various IT Education Projects

Remote Laboratories, Lessons Learned

Health Information Technology Program

UND Scientific Computing Ph.D. Program
11:50- 1:00 pm Lunch Break Box Lunches
1:00-1:30 Peggy Norris
Deputy Director for Education & Outreach
Sanford Underground Laboratory (DUSEL)
Inspiring Future Scientists and Engineers with Deep Underground Science
1:30-2:00 Geoffrey Rockwell
Professor of Philosophy
University of Alberta
Rebuilding TAPoR:
On Cyberinfrastructure in the Humanities
2:00-2:25 Sharon Kilzer
Center Director
Theodore Roosevelt Center and Digital Repository
Dickenson State University
Theodore Roosevelt's "Digital" Presidential Library
2:25-2:35 Refreshment Break  
2:35-3:15 Keynote Presentation II
Russ Hobby

Chief Technical Architect,
End-To-End Performance Initiative,
What is Cyberinfrastructure?
The Nature of Research Today

Bonnie Neas
VP of Information Technology
North Dakota State University

Ann Rathke
Telepharmacy Coordinator
ND Telepharmacy Project
North Dakota State University

Lynette Dickson
Program Director, Center for Rural Health
School of Medicine and Health Sciences
University of North Dakota

Lisa Feldner
Chief Information Officer
Information & Technology Department
State of North Dakota

Opening Comments on Rural Healthcare and Introduction of Speakers

North Dakota Telepharmacy Project


Development of a State Health Information Exchange

4:10-4:20 David Givers Next Steps & Closing Remarks