iRODS UGM 2020, Hosted by the University of Arizona, June 9-12, 2020
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The 12th Annual iRODS User Group Meeting is your chance to meet iRODS users, Consortium members, and staff to discuss iRODS-enabled applications and discoveries, technologies powered by iRODS, and the future of iRODS and the iRODS Consortium.

We will host 25+ presentations from the user community and the core development team, including use case presentations, live demonstrations, and open discussions about requested iRODS features. We anticipate an audience of 150 participants representing dozens of academic, government, and commercial institutions.

Sponsors




Special thanks to our host this year, University of Arizona.

Training


The iRODS Consortium will provide three optional training sessions on Tuesday, June 9, 2020.

  • iRODS TRAINING: BEGINNER
  • "Getting Started with iRODS" will cover iRODS vocabulary, mental models, capabilities, and basic interactions.
    • Overview
    • Four Core Competencies
    • Planning an iRODS Deployment
    • Installation
    • iCommands and Metalnx
    • Virtualization
    • Basic Metadata
    • Basic Rule Engine

  • iRODS TRAINING: ADMINISTRATION
  • "iRODS Care and Feeding" will cover scoping an iRODS installation, deployment, various integrations, and how they work.
    • Workflow Automation
    • Composable Resources
    • Rule Engine Plugins
    • Data to Compute
    • Compute to Data
    • Automated Ingest: Filesystem Scanner
    • Storage Tiering
    • Q&A: Troubleshooting, Bottlenecks, & Performance

  • iRODS TRAINING: POLICY
  • "Data Commons in a Day" will cover how to create a system that provides ingest to analysis, publication, and tiering out to archive.
    • Capabilities - installation, configuration, impact

Hackathon


On Friday, June 12, we will host a Hackathon where the week's participants can work on scoping the next project, a quick integration between different systems, or some policy examples. Lunch will be included.

Pricing


  • TRAINING WORKSHOP + USER GROUP MEETING:
    • $650
    • After April 1: $800
    • Start Date: Tuesday, June 9
    • End Date: Thursday, June 11

  • USER GROUP MEETING ONLY:
    • $300
    • After April 1: $400
    • Start Date: Wednesday, June 10
    • End Date: Thursday, June 11

  • OPTIONAL HACKATHON:
    • $25
    • Start Date: Friday, June 12
    • End Date: Friday, June 12
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Key Dates


    • April 1: Last day for early bird registration
    • May 1: Deadline for Abstracts for Talks/Papers
    • June 12: Deadline for Papers