GridColombia - Building Colombia's Grid Infrastructure

Event Sponsor: 
Computation Institute Lunch Presentation
Start Date: 
Dec 4 2007 (All day)
Building/Room: 
RI 405 at UofC and MCS 221, A134
Location: 
University of Chicago & Argonne National Laboratory
Speaker(s): 
Professor Harold Castro
Speaker(s) Title: 
Universidad de los Andes, Bogot?, Colombia
Host: 

The GridColombia project was created recently with the goal of building a grid infrastructure linking the computational resources of several Colombian universities. This grid will service Colombian researchers from a variety of fields, such as biodiversity research, climate research, and the petroleum industry. This talk will present the current status, goals, and roadmap of GridColombia.

Miscellaneous Information: 

Sandwiches will be served at both locations