–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/bigdata?src=hash” target=”_blank”gt;#bigdatalt;/agt;–Internet2:
What/Who: The 2019
Internet2 Global Summit is a forum for C-level information
technology decision-makers and high-level influencers from higher
education, K-20 education, government and nonprofit laboratories,
regional and state networks, research centers, federal agencies, and
industry to discuss today’s needs, challenges and solutions for
supporting research and scientific scholarship.
Sessions will focus on discussions around trust and identity, advanced
networking, information security, and integrated solutions for research,
scholarship and creativity. Featured keynote speakers include:
Jeannette M. Wing, Avanessians Director of the Data Science Institute
and professor of computer science at Columbia University, presenting “Data
for Good: Data Science at Columbia” at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 6.
Vinton G. Cerf, vice president and chief internet evangelist at
Google, presenting “Pacification
of Cyberspace” at 3:15 p.m. Thursday, March 7.
Program session highlights can be found here: https://www.internet2.edu/news/detail/17045/
When: March 5-8, 2019
Where: Marriott Marquis Washington, DC located at 901
Massachusetts Ave NW
If you are a media representative and wish to attend the 2019 Internet2
Global Summit event, please contact Sara Aly [email protected]
Internet2® is a non-profit, member-driven advanced technology community
founded by the nation’s leading higher education institutions in 1996.
Internet2 serves 316 U.S. universities, 60 government agencies, 43
regional and state education networks and through them supports more
than 100,000 community anchor institutions, close
to 1,000 InCommon participants, and 59 leading corporations working
with our community, and 70 national research and education network
partners that represent more than 100 countries.
Internet2 delivers a diverse portfolio of technology solutions that
leverages, integrates, and amplifies the strengths of its members and
helps support their educational, research and community service
missions. Internet2’s core infrastructure components include the
nation’s largest and fastest research and education network that was
built to deliver advanced, customized services that are
accessed and secured by the community-developed trust and identity