OSG Staff Retreat

from to (US/Central)
at UW - Madison Computer Sciences Department ( Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday will be located in Room #4310, Wednesday will be located in Room #2310 until 3:30 pm then in Room# 4259 )
1210 West Dayton Street, Madison, WI 53706
Description
Both a blueprint and planning for the next years work.

INFORMATION POSTED AT  TWIKI SITE 

To particpate in the Staff Retreat:

Please participate in the “Doodle poll” link below to indicate your plans:

Doodle Poll

Thank you in advance for your participation.

We look foward to seeing you there.

Travel Information:
For travel information to Madison please visit:
Directions

Hotel Information:
For hotel informaiton please visit Nearby Hotels and Restaurants

Parking:
Please email Sarah Cushing at cushing@cs.wisc.edu at least a week prior to arrival for free parking passes to be arranged.

If you are unable to arrange parking prior to the meeting, parking is $8.00 per day located at Ramp 17.  Please see below for directions.
Directions to Ramp 17

Please note for parking:
Be careful--due to construction, it's challenging to walk from Ramp 17 to the office building. Unfortunately the construction is changing the route regularly. Please allow extra time for your travel as there is alot of construction in the area.  If you park and have to walk, you will be able to find a current pedestrian map here:
Pedestrian Map

Go to day
  • Monday, July 27, 2009
    • 10:00 - 10:30 Mail Catchup
    • 10:30 - 16:00 OSG Staff Retreat - Day 1
      TED Part 1 - Dan Fraser 
      
      Overarching issues for FY10 - Ruth
      
      Area Coordinator 2010 Programs of Work:
       
          * 1.0.1 Software Tools Group – Alain Roy, Mine Altunay
         * 1.0.2 Production Coordination – Dan Fraser
      
         * 1.1 Software – Alain Roy (Storage – Tanya Levshina)
         * 1.7 Security - Mine Altunay
    • 16:00 - 18:00 Executive Planning Session
  • Tuesday, July 28, 2009
    • 08:30 - 09:00 Mail Catchup
    • 09:00 - 16:00 OSG Staff Retreat - Day 2
      Blueprint discussions:
      
      BDII Root Cause analysis
      $OSGAPP
      
         * 2.2 Work Load Management – Maxim Potekhin
      
         * 3.1 Metrics & Measurements – Brian Bockelman
      
      Campus expectations
      Processes/Expectations interacting with External Software Providers
      Host as input configuration parameter to OSG VDT installs
      
         * 1.2 Operations – Rob Quick
         * 1.3 Integration & Sites – Rob Gardner
         * 1.4 VOs – Abhishek Rana
         * 1.5 Engagement - Mats Rynge for John McGee
         * 1.6 Campus Grids – Mats Rynge for Sebastien Goasguen
        
    • 16:00 - 18:00 Executive Planning Session
  • Wednesday, July 29, 2009
    • 09:00 - 14:00 OSG Staff Retreat - Day 3
      TED Part 2 - Alain Roy
      
      Area Coordinator 2010 Programs of Work:
         * 2.1 Scalability, Reliability and Usability  – Igor Sfiligoi
         * 1.0.3 Biology & Biomedical Outreach – ?  for Piotr Sliz
         * 1.8 Training & Content Management – Ruth for  Jim Weichel 
         * 2.4 Internet2 Network Monitoring – ? for Richard Carlson
         * 3.2 Communications & Education – Dave Ritchie
         * 3.3 Project Management – Chander Sehgal
      
      Storage questions from Monday
      
      Host as input configuration parameter to OSG VDT installs
      
    • 14:00 - 16:00 Finalize plans to generate the FY10 program of work
    • 16:00 - 18:00 Executive Planning for Thursday session
  • Thursday, July 30, 2009
    • 09:00 - 16:00 OSG-TG
  • Friday, July 31, 2009
    • 09:00 - 12:00 Planning Session - Closed
      planning session for some members of the Executive Board
      
      
      Processes/Expectations interacting with External Software Providers
      
      Meet with Bart Miller
      
      Staffing Organization