terena networking conference 2009

Conference Topics

Extended abstracts (rather than full papers) are invited on all subjects relevant to the spirit and objectives of the conference: to present, discuss and learn about the latest developments in networking technology for the research and education community and their use by the community. The topics below are an indication of the planned scope of the conference, but are not meant to be restrictive.

Virtuality into Reality

USERS AND APPLICATIONS
modelling reality, interacting with reality, e-learning, e-research
VIRTUAL PEOPLE
identity, attributes, groups, social software
VIRTUAL TECHNOLOGY
clouds / Grids / supercomputers, collaboration, storage, networks
IMPLICATIONS
social effects, environmental issues, trust and security
SUPPORT INFRASTRUCTURE
technologies, federated services, monitoring and measurement, service management, operations

Extended abstracts of about 1200 words (two A4 pages) must be submitted in English, the official language of the conference.