The Cyberinfrastructure Council will hold its third CI Day at MU at Memorial Union on Wednesday, April 13, 2016. This year’s theme is Collaboration: The Future of Research. CI Day fosters collaboration, networking, and collective problem solving. Attendees will learn more about advanced computing technologies across a wide range of disciplines.

Planning Documents

CI Day Events

  • Welcome, CI Plan Update, Keynote Introduction -- Dr. Gary Allen (Vice President Information Technology, UM; Chief Information Officer, MU) and Dr. Timothy Middelkoop (Director, Research Computing Support Services, University of Missouri)
  • Keynote: The OneOklahoma Cyberinfrastructure Initiative: A Case Study for Statewide Collaboration -- Henry Neeman (Founding Director of the OU Supercomputing Center for Education and Research (OSCER), University of Oklahoma)
  • Keynote: The Present and Future of Collaboration: Better Together, Further Apart -- Seth Colaner (News Director, Tom’s Hardware)
  • Bioinformatics at MU: CI Plan Update -- Panelists: Robert Schnabel (Research Associate Professor in the Division of Animal Sciences and Informatics Institute, University of Missouri) and Timothy Middelkoop (Director, Research Computing Support Services, University of Missouri)
  • Electronic Lab Notebooks: Making a Difference in Research Collaboration, Data Management and Intellectual Property Protection -- Presenter: Marie Linvill (Director – Product Experience of LabArchives)
  • Geo-enabling Your Research -- Presenter: Timothy Haithcoat (Deputy Director of the Center for Geospatial Intelligence in the College of Engineering, University of Missouri)
  • Digital Humanities at Mizzou: CI Plan Update -- Presenter (Twyla Gibson, Assistant Professor and Director, Digital Humanities Commons, School of Information Science & Learning Technologies, University of Missouri)
  • Panel Discussion: CI Engineer Training -- Panelists: Henry Neeman (University of Oklahoma), Tim Middelkoop (University of Missouri), and Prasad Calyam (Assistant Professor in the Computer Science Department, University of Missouri)
  • Cyber Threats and Protecting Intellectual Property -- Presenters: Stephen Bergeman (FBI) and Tom Crawford (FBI)
  • Closing Session -- Dr. Timothy Middelkoop (Director, Research Computing Support Services)
  • LabArchives Electronic Lab Notebook Demonstration and Question & Answer Session
  • CI Council Meeting

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