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2015 OSG All Hands Meeting

US/Central
Northwestern University

Northwestern University

Evanston, Illinois
Description
Save the date! The 2015 Open Science Grid All-hands meeting will be held at Northwestern University’s (NU) Evanston campus, Illinois, from Monday, March 23 to Friday, March 27, 2015. The event will be sponsored by NU’s Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences, the NU Office for Research, NUIT (Northwestern University Information Technology), and CIERA (the NU Center for Interdisciplinary Exploration and Research in Astrophysics).
Please visit our website (http://sites.northwestern.edu/osg-ahm2015/) which will be updated with details about logistics, including accommodation and dining arrangements, as well as information about the program itself.
Please register here:  http://sites.northwestern.edu/osg-ahm2015/register/
If you would like more information in the meantime or if you would be interested in participating in the planning process or program itself, please do not hesitate to contact us.

To join via video (for sessions other than Monday CMS and ATLAS which have their own connections): http://vidyoportal.cern.ch/flex.html?roomdirect.html&key=3xMKvCVpMpVF4HUsRsShS8oswk

    • 8:00 AM 9:00 AM
      Registration
    • 9:00 AM 9:15 AM
      Welcome 2015 OSG AHM: Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer: Sean Reynolds 164 (Allen Center)

      164

      Allen Center

      Convener: Prof. Kristian Hahn (Northwestern Univ.)
      slides
    • 9:15 AM 10:30 AM
      US ATLAS: https://indico.cern.ch/event/378855/ 140 (Allen Center)

      140

      Allen Center

      Conveners: Michael Ernst (BNL), Robert Gardner (University of Chicago)
    • 9:15 AM 10:30 AM
      US CMS: https://indico.cern.ch/event/373091/ 164 (Allen Center)

      164

      Allen Center

      Conveners: Ken Bloom (University of Nebraska-Lincoln), Dr Lothar Bauerdick (Fermilab)
      agenda
    • 10:30 AM 11:15 AM
      Break 45m
    • 11:15 AM 12:30 PM
      US ATLAS: https://indico.cern.ch/event/378855/ 140 (Allen Center)

      140

      Allen Center

      Conveners: Michael Ernst (BNL), Robert Gardner (University of Chicago)
    • 11:15 AM 12:30 PM
      US CMS: https://indico.cern.ch/event/373091/ 164 (Allen Center)

      164

      Allen Center

      Conveners: Ken Bloom (University of Nebraska-Lincoln), Dr Lothar Bauerdick (Fermilab)
      agenda
    • 12:30 PM 1:45 PM
      Lunch 1h 15m
    • 1:45 PM 4:00 PM
      Intensity Frontier 153 (Allen Center)

      153

      Allen Center

      Conveners: Dr David Asner (Pacific Northwest National Laboratory), Margaret Votava (SCD/SCS), Dr Maxim Potekhin (Brookhaven National Laboratory)
      • 1:45 PM
        IF Overview Talk 30m
        Speaker: Dr Michael Kirby (FNAL)
        Slides
      • 2:15 PM
        Belle II experience: Malachi Schram 30m
        Slides
      • 2:45 PM
        SeaQuest experience 30m
        Speaker: Dr Brian Tice (Argonne National Laboratory)
        Slides
      • 3:15 PM
        Analyst view of IF on the OSG 30m
        Speaker: Dr Bodhitha Jayatilaka (Fermilab)
        Slides
    • 1:45 PM 4:00 PM
      US ATLAS: https://indico.cern.ch/event/378855/ 140 (Allen Center)

      140

      Allen Center

      Conveners: Michael Ernst (BNL), Robert Gardner (University of Chicago)
    • 1:45 PM 4:00 PM
      US CMS: https://indico.cern.ch/event/373091/ 164 (Allen Center)

      164

      Allen Center

      Conveners: Ken Bloom (University of Nebraska-Lincoln), Dr Lothar Bauerdick (Fermilab)
      agenda
    • 4:00 PM 4:45 PM
      Break 45m
    • 4:45 PM 5:30 PM
      US ATLAS and US CMS Joint Workshop 164 (Allen Center)

      164

      Allen Center

      • 4:45 PM
        LHCONE 20m
        Speaker: Mr Jason Zurawski (Internet2)
        Slides
      • 5:05 PM
        LHC Analynet 20m
        Speaker: Robert Gardner (University of Chicago)
        Slides
    • 5:30 PM 5:35 PM
      Close of Day 5m
    • 9:00 AM 9:30 AM
      Registration
      • 9:00 AM
        information 20m
        Slides
    • 9:30 AM 11:00 AM
      OSG Campus Cyberinfrastructures 164 (Allen Center)

      164

      Allen Center

      Convener: Robert Gardner (University of Chicago)
      • 9:30 AM
        Evolving Options for Campus Grids 20m
        Speaker: Robert Gardner (University of Chicago)
        Slides
      • 9:50 AM
        StashCache - distributed caching for the OSG 25m
        Speaker: Dr Brian Bockelman (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)
        Slides
      • 10:15 AM
        Advancing Research Computing on Campuses: Best Practices Workshop Summary 15m
        Speaker: Dr David Swanson (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)
        Slides
      • 10:30 AM
        Scientific Computing with AWS 25m
        Speaker: Jamie Kinney (Amazon Web Services)
        Slides
    • 11:00 AM 11:30 AM
      Break 30m
    • 11:30 AM 12:45 PM
      OSG Campus Cyberinfrastructures 164 (Allen Center)

      164

      Allen Center

      Convener: Robert Gardner (University of Chicago)
      • 11:30 AM
        OSG User Support Strategies 15m
        Speaker: Mats Rynge (USC / Information Sciences Institute)
        Slides
      • 11:45 AM
        OSG User Analytics 15m
        Speaker: Mr Suchandra Thapa (Computation Institute / University of Chicago)
        Slides
      • 12:00 PM
        The Campus Client 20m
        Speaker: David Champion (University of Chicago)
        Slides
      • 12:20 PM
        Introduce High Throughput Computing Challenge 5m
        Speaker: Mrs Elizabeth Prout (Open Science Grid)
        Minutes
    • 12:45 PM 2:00 PM
      Lunch 1h 15m
    • 2:00 PM 4:00 PM
      Intensity Frontier: Auxiliary File Distribution Brainstorming Session: https://vidyoportal.cern.ch/flex.html?roomdirect.html&key=yJJwTXIS4LQa 140 (Allen Center)

      140

      Allen Center

      Conveners: Dr Brian Bockelman (University of Nebraska-Lincoln), Robert Gardner (University of Chicago)
      • 2:00 PM
        Discussion: Analyst view of IF on the OSG: https://vidyoportal.cern.ch/flex.html?roomdirect.html&key=yJJwTXIS4LQa 30m
        https://vidyoportal.cern.ch/flex.html?roomdirect.html&key=yJJwTXIS4LQa
        Speaker: Dr Bodhitha Jayatilaka (Fermilab)
        Slides
    • 2:00 PM 4:00 PM
      OSG Connect 164 (Allen Center)

      164

      Allen Center

      Convener: Dr Emelie Harstad (University of Nebraska - Lincoln, Holland Computing Center)
      slides
    • 4:00 PM 4:30 PM
      Break 30m
    • 4:30 PM 6:00 PM
      Bioninformatics 164 (Allen Center)

      164

      Allen Center

      Conveners: Rob Quick (Indiana University), Dr William Barnett (Indiana University)
      • 4:30 PM
        Cyberinfrastructure for Top Down Proteomics 20m
        Speaker: Ryan Fellers (Northwestern)
        Slides
      • 5:00 PM
        Providing National Cyberinfrastructure to Biologists, esp. Genomisists 20m
        Speaker: Thomas Doak (Indiana University)
        Slides
      • 5:30 PM
        Finding needles in haystacks: Large‐scale NGS analysis using Globus Genomics 20m
        Speaker: Ravi Madduri (Globus - ANL)
        Slides
    • 4:30 PM 6:00 PM
      Security 140 (Allen Center)

      140

      Allen Center

      Convener: Dr Mine Altunay (FNAL)
      • 4:30 PM
        Changes in OSG CA and using Federated Identities in OSG 30m
        Speaker: Dr Mine Altunay (FNAL)
        Slides
      • 5:00 PM
        Running Grid Jobs without End User Certificates 25m
        Speaker: Dr Anand Padmanabhan (University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign)
        Slides
      • 5:25 PM
        GLOW VO certless glidein OSG job submission: Nathan Yehle 20m
        Slides
      • 5:45 PM
        State of the Security in OSG and in the World 15m
        Speaker: Kevin Hill (Fermilab)
        Slides
    • 4:30 PM 6:00 PM
      Technology 153 (Allen Center)

      153

      Allen Center

      Convener: Dr Brian Bockelman (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)
      • 4:30 PM
        Upcoming improvements to the HTCondor-CE 20m
        Speaker: Dr Brian Bockelman (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)
        Slides
      • 4:50 PM
        Evaluating CephFS for a Grid Storage Element 20m
        Speaker: Mr Lincoln Bryant (University of Chicago)
        Slides
      • 5:10 PM
        Information Services for the HTCondor-CE 20m
        Speaker: Mr Matyas Selmeci (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
        Slides
      • 5:30 PM
        Distributing Auxiliary Datasets through CVMFS with Alien Cache 20m
        Speaker: Dr Dave Dykstra (Fermilab)
        Slides
    • 6:00 PM 6:05 PM
      Close of Day 5m
    • 6:05 PM 9:00 PM
      Conference Reception 2h 55m
    • 8:30 AM 9:00 AM
      Registration
    • 9:00 AM 10:00 AM
      State of OSG 164 (Allen Center)

      164

      Allen Center

      Convener: Prof. Frank Wuerthwein (UCSD)
      • 9:00 AM
        Executive Director's Update 20m
        Speaker: Prof. Frank Wuerthwein (UCSD)
        Slides
      • 9:20 AM
        Principal Investigator's Update 20m
      • 9:40 AM
        Council Chair's Update 20m
        Speaker: Ruth Pordes (Fermilab)
        Slides
    • 10:00 AM 10:15 AM
      Welcome 2015 OSG AHM: Interim Dean of Weinberg Collge of Arts and Sciences: Mark Ratner 164 (Allen Center)

      164

      Allen Center

      Convener: Prof. Kristian Hahn (Northwestern Univ.)
      slides
    • 10:15 AM 11:00 AM
      Break 45m
    • 11:00 AM 12:30 PM
      State of OSG 164 (Allen Center)

      164

      Allen Center

      Convener: Prof. Frank Wuerthwein (UCSD)
      • 11:00 AM
        Science on OSG During 2014 30m
        Speakers: Dr Bodhitha Jayatilaka (Fermilab), Chander Sehgal (Fermilab), Robert Gardner (University of Chicago)
        Slides
      • 11:30 AM
        Technology and Software 30m
        Speaker: Dr Brian Bockelman (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)
        Slides
      • 12:00 PM
        Networking Initiative in OSG 30m
        Speaker: Dr Shawn McKee (Univ. of Michigan)
        Slides
    • 12:30 PM 2:00 PM
      Lunch (and AHM photo) 1h 30m
    • 2:00 PM 3:20 PM
      Plenary Talks: Science Highlights and Local Speakers 164 (Allen Center)

      164

      Allen Center

      Convener: Prof. Kristian Hahn (Northwestern Univ.)
      • 2:00 PM
        An Introduction to LSST Processing, Pipelines and Workflow: Simon Krughoff 20m
        Slides
      • 2:20 PM
        Status and Plans of the Long Baseline Neutrino Experiment 20m
        Speaker: Dr Robert Roser (Fermilab)
        Slides
      • 2:40 PM
        Developing efficient free energy methods on Open Science Grid: David Minh 20m
      • 3:00 PM
        High Throughput Computation for Materials Discovery: The Open Quantum Materials Database (OQMD): Chris Wolverton 20m
        Slides
    • 3:20 PM 3:50 PM
      Break 30m
    • 3:50 PM 4:50 PM
      Plenary Talks: Science Highlights and Local Speakers 164 (Allen Center)

      164

      Allen Center

      Convener: Prof. Kristian Hahn (Northwestern Univ.)
      • 3:50 PM
        Resource Usage Estimation and Performance Prediction of Scientific Workflow Applications 15m
        Speaker: Dr Ewa Deelman (USC/ISI)
        Slides
      • 4:05 PM
        Resources for Secure Science 15m
        Speaker: Von Welch (Indiana University)
        Slides
      • 4:20 PM
        ACI-REF, One Year Later 15m
        Slides
      • 4:35 PM
        OSG and some genomic researchers 15m
        Speaker: Dr Ian Fisk (Fermilab)
        Slides
    • 4:50 PM 4:55 PM
      Close of Day (followed by conference dinner) 5m
    • 6:00 PM 7:30 PM
      Conference Dinner 1h 30m
    • 8:30 AM 9:00 AM
      Registration
    • 9:00 AM 10:00 AM
      HTCondor-CE Tutorial 140 (Allen Center)

      140

      Allen Center

      Conveners: Brian Lin, Marian Zvada
      slides
      • 9:00 AM
        Announce winners of High Throughput Computing Challenge 15m
        Speaker: Mrs Elizabeth Prout (Open Science Grid)
      • 9:15 AM
        HTCondor-CE Tutorial 45m
        Slides
    • 9:00 AM 12:30 PM
      Internal dv/dT project meeting 160, Allen Center

      160, Allen Center

      Northwestern University

      Evanston, Illinois
      Convener: Dr Ewa Deelman (USC/ISI)
    • 9:00 AM 10:20 AM
      Plenary Talks: Science Highlights and Local Speakers 164 (Allen Center)

      164

      Allen Center

      Convener: Prof. Kristian Hahn (Northwestern Univ.)
      • 9:00 AM
        Meeting the Scale of Computationally Driven Science at Northwestern University: Pascal Paschos 20m
      • 9:20 AM
        Panel Discussion: The Future of Campus Computing 1h
        Miron Livny, Pascal Paschos, Jim Bottum, Hakizumwami Birali Runesha, Joseph Paris, Cynthia Lindstrom
    • 10:00 AM 10:45 AM
      Break 45m
    • 10:20 AM 10:45 AM
      Break 25m
    • 10:45 AM 12:00 PM
      HTCondor-CE Tutorial 164 (Allen Center)

      164

      Allen Center

      Conveners: Brian Lin (University of Wisconsin), Marian Zvada (University of Nebraska Lincoln)
      slides
    • 10:45 AM 12:00 PM
      OSG Security Tutorial 140 (Allen Center)

      140

      Allen Center

      Convener: Kevin Hill (Fermilab)
      • 10:45 AM
        Running glexec without a host cert 25m
        Speaker: Kevin Hill (Fermilab)
        Slides
      • 11:10 AM
        Gssftp with ssh access 25m
        Speaker: Kevin Hill (Fermilab)
      • 11:35 AM
        How Docker works 25m
        Speaker: Kevin Hill (Fermilab)
    • 12:00 PM 12:30 PM
      Thank you and closeout 164 (Allen Center)

      164

      Allen Center

    • 12:30 PM 2:00 PM
      Lunch 1h 30m
    • 2:00 PM 3:45 PM
      Council Meeting 153 (Allen Center)

      153

      Allen Center

      Convener: Ruth Pordes (Fermilab)
      • 2:00 PM
        SBGrid use of OSGGPU resources update 15m
        Speaker: Mike Timony (SBGrid)
        Slides
      • 2:15 PM
        Council Chair Report 15m
        Speaker: Ruth Pordes (Fermilab)
      • 2:30 PM
        Executive Director Report 30m
        Speaker: Prof. Frank Wuerthwein (UCSD)
        Slides
      • 3:00 PM
        ACI-ref partnership: Are we doing the right things? Miron Livny, Barr Von Oehsen, Jim Bottum 30m
    • 3:45 PM 4:00 PM
      Break 15m
    • 4:00 PM 5:15 PM
      Council Meeting 153 (Allen Center)

      153

      Allen Center

      Convener: Ruth Pordes (Fermilab)
      • 4:00 PM
        Are there other partnerships we should be thinking about? 15m
      • 4:15 PM
        Technical Director report of agencies: Miron Livny 15m
      • 4:30 PM
        XD and Opportunistic Usage Reports 30m
        Slides
      • 5:00 PM
        Operations Report - new VOs, old VOs, XDMOD display 15m
        Slides
    • 5:15 PM 5:20 PM
      Close of Day (followed by Council Dinner) 5m
    • 6:30 PM 8:30 PM
      Council Dinner 2h
    • 9:00 AM 10:30 AM
      Council Meeting 153 (Allen Center)

      153

      Allen Center

      Convener: Ruth Pordes (Fermilab)
      • 9:00 AM
        Action Items follow up 30m
      • 9:30 AM
        Roundtable discussion of council members' thoughts on what we should be doing going forward, preparing for the search and elections next year 30m
    • 10:30 AM 11:00 AM
      Break 30m
    • 12:00 PM 12:05 PM
      Close of Meeting 5m