The Evolving World of Federations
Time 05/04/05 01:15PM-02:30PM
Discussion will focus on the growing interest in Federations, associations of enterprises that come together to exchange information about their users and resources to enable collaborations and transactions. Session will highlight the interactions with the Federal Government and International Research and Education Federations on both technology and policy issues and the efforts to address interfederation interoperability. There will also be an update on InCommon, the first U.S. Research and Education Federation.
Speaker Ken Klingenstein Internet2/University of Colorado
Speaker Peter Alterman National Institutes of Health, Federal CIO Council
Speaker David Wasley (Retired) University of California Office of the President
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