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Exploring strong authentication use cases in federations

12/06 09.00 - 12.30 | Hilton Metropole Brighton


Description

A community-driven discussion around MFA and strong authentication in identity federations, to share updates and ideas on what federations are doing in the space. The intended audience is Federation operators, IdP administrators, and research infrastructure operators with an interest in enabling and leveraging strong authentication to services through research and education federations.

Presenters

  • Justin Knight (Jisc)
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GÉANT Cloud Training: Strategy, Security, Privacy and much more

08/06 09.00 - 17.30 | Hilton Metropole Brighton


Description

The workshop is an interactive one-day event aiming for critical questions and solutions about cloud strategy, public and private clouds, pricing models, security, privacy and much more. The training is a wake-up call to deploy clouds: brainstorming about major challenges, exercises, debates, demos and real life scenarios.
How would you address them? Come and find out.

Presenters

  • Maria Ristkok (N/A)
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Global Cloud Collaboration Meeting

08/06 14.00 - 17.30 | Hilton Metropole Brighton


Description

The Global Cloud Collaboration Meeting provides a space for NRENs and regional networks from around the globe to share their experiences, successes and challenges in delivering cloud services (commercial or NREN-provided)
to their user communities, and discuss collaboration opportunities to maximise the benefits to the global community of cloud service engagement activities by NRENs.

Presenters

  • Tom Fryer (GÉANT)
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Mobility Day

12/06 09.00 - 17.30 | Hilton Metropole Brighton


Description

Mobility Day is an annual event that is part of the GÉANT Community Programme (GCP) and was put in place as an annual check to replace the more regular TF-Mobility meetings. Mobility Day has taken place at TNC since TNC16.

The day typically covers topics including govroam, eduroam, 4G, 5G, hotspot 2.0 and other mobility related topics.
Mobility Day is supported by the GeGC.

Number of meetings:
1 GeGC meeting (morning)
1 Open session (afternoon)

Presenters

  • Casper Dreef (GÉANT)
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NRENs educational technologies workshop?

12/06 09.00 - 17.30 | Hilton Metropole Brighton


Description

The workshop will be discussing future strategies on how the NREN community can support educational institutions with innovative technologies. The first part of the event will be used to give more indepth overview of various NRENs educational services, how they are organized and managed within their organization. With specialised topics such as eduID, edubadges, accessibility, standardization…and more, we would like to discuss possibilities for future collaborations, challenges and good practices. Furthermore the workshop will introduce the new Task force (TF) on education within GEANT Community programme.

Co-organisers: Birgitta Hemmingsson (SUNET), Erik Kikkenborg (NORDUnet), Vegard Moen (UNIT), Esther Wilkinson (Jisc), Dragana Kupres (CARnet), Gyongyi Horvath (GEANT)

Presenters

  • Gyöngyi Horváth (GÉANT)
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Orchestration, Automation and Virtualisation (OAV)

08/06 09.00 - 17.30 | Hilton Metropole Brighton


Description

This side meeting is an opportunity for TNC participants interested in broader adoption of orchestration, automation and virtualisation (OAV) principles to share their experiences and best practices. The session will be led by
members of the GN4-3 Network Technologies and Services Development team and will include reporting and discussion on different topics including OAV architectures, tools, techniques and use cases.

Presenters

  • Golub Ivana (PSNC)
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perfSONAR

12/06 09.00 - 12.30 | Hilton Metropole Brighton


Description

perfSONAR is an advanced network performance monitoring system, developed jointly between GN4-3 project members and US partners and deployed widely around the world by NRENs and research communities. This side
meeting will be an opportunity for TNC participants interested in perfSONAR to get together, hear and discuss the latest news and use cases and help shape the future perfSONAR releases.

Presenters

  • Ivana Golub (PSNC)
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REFEDS

08/06 09.00 - 17.30 | Hilton Metropole Brighton


Description

REFEDS (Research and Education Federations) was created to bring together Research and Education Identity Federations and other parties interested in Identity Federation to discuss common practices, policies and procedures in
particular to address inter-federation use-cases.REFEDs meeting are primarily addressed to identity federations operators and service providers operating in the R&E community. However REFEDs meetings are open to anybody
interested in better understanding the Identity Federation business. The meeting at TNC20 will be the 42nd REFEDS meeting. More information can be found on the REFEDS website at: www.refeds.org.

Presenters

  • Nicole Harris (GÉANT)
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Security Day 2020

12/06 09.00 - 17.30 | Hilton Metropole Brighton


Description

Following a successful event at TNC19, the second annual Security Day for the R&E community is organised jointly by the Security work package of the GN4-3 project, SIG-ISM, WISE, EOSC-hub, EDI, and WLCG security communities.
Preliminary topics discussed:
· Security work package overview
· WISE: Security for Collaborating Infrastructures (SCI) and Security Communications Challenge Coordination (SCCC)
· Trust and Policy issues related to Edge services (SLATE) - current state of play
· Federated Identity Management and operational security efforts
· NREN becoming a security service provider. What is next for the GÉANT service portfolio?
· Top 10 risks / threats for NRENs
· DDoS detection and mitigation

Presenters

  • Sigita Jurkynaite (GÉANT)
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SIG Marcomms

08/06 09.00 - 17.30 | Hilton Metropole Brighton


Description

The GÉANT Special Interest Group on Marketing Communications and Global PR Network will explore challenges and opportunities in marketing communications for research and education networks. Participants will share experiences, best practices and ideas.
Anyone with an interest is welcome to join.
If you have any suggestions for topics or would like to offer a presentation, contact Laura.Durnford@geant.org
Preliminary agenda: https://wiki.geant.org/pages/viewpage.action?pageId=133762873

Presenters

  • Laura Durnford (GÉANT)
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Software IPR

12/06 14.00 - 17.30 | Hilton Metropole Brighton


Description

The Software IPR side meeting is an opportunity for TNC participants interested in intellectual property aspects of software development. The session will focus on sharing best practices in terms of licence compliance and legal due-diligence in the creation of open source software as well as discussion regarding legal challenges in software development.

Presenters

  • Magdalena Rzaca (Geant)
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TNC20 Conference Dinner

10/06 19.00 - 23.00 | Venue to be announced


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TNC20 Kick-Off Party

09/06 20.30 - 00.00 | Venue to be announced


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TNC20 Opening Reception

09/06 17.30 - 19.00 | Hilton Metropole Brighton


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