CloudScape Brazil 2015 Agenda

1-2 December 2015  -  Address: Rua Lauro Müller, 455 Botafogo |Rio de Janeiro/RJ, Brasil

Cloudscape Brazil 2015, taking place on 1-2 December at the Brazilian Center for Research in Physics (CBPF), Botafogo in Rio de Janeiro, is a 2-day workshop giving public entitites and companies essential and unique insights into what cloud services means for their organisation today. Registration is free and is already open here.

DAY 1 - 1 December 2015
09:30

Registration

Session 1

10:00

CLOUDSCAPE BRAZIL 2015 – OPENING & WELCOME

 

Opening welcome Speech by  Augusto Burgueño Arjona,  Head of Unit, DG Connect

  Assisting the creation of a cross-Atlantic scientific and technological communities. Ignacio Blanquer, UPV and EUBrazilCC European coordinator

 

Fostering an International Dialogue between Europe and Brazil (EUBrazilCloud Forum)Priscila Solís Barreto, Universidade de Brasília (UnB), Brazil - moved to Day 2

Session 2

10:30 

CLOUDSCAPE BRAZIL INVITED KEYNOTES & DISCUSSION

Chair: Moacyr Martucci, Department of Enginering and Digital Systems of Escola Politécnica of Universidade de São Paulo and Brazilian National Contact Point Coordinator for the Horizon 2020 and for ERC, Brazil

 

Cloud landscape in Brazil. Miss Juliana Muller, Infrastructure Analyst from the Broadband Department, Ministry of Communications, Brazil

11:00

Networking Coffee & demo area

Session 3

11:30

HELPING COMMUNITIES TACKLE GLOBAL SOCIETAL CHALLENGES. EUBRAZILCLOUDCONNECT SERVICES ... AND THOSE WHO CAN BENEFIT.

The cloud applications and services developed within EUBrazilCloudConnect cloud federated infrastructure are enabling researchers to tackle major societal challenges, from neglected diseases and cardio-vascular diseases affecting mostly poor groups to understanding the role of biodiversity ecosystems in buffering climate change.

 Chair: Ignacio Blanquer, UPV and EUBrazilCC European coordinator

 

Life Science & Neglected Diseases: the Leishmaniasis Virtual Lab. Israel PintoFIOCRUZ discussing with Lucas Edel DonatoMinistry of Health, Brazil

  A Scientific Gateway for integrated data analysis and research on biodiversity and climate changeIana Rufino, UFCG, discussing with Fernando AguilarLIFEWATCH 
  eHealth and Cardiovascular diseases: EUBrazilCloudConnect Simulation Services Tadeu Gomes, LNCC

Session 4

12:30

CLOUDSCAPE BRAZIL INVITED KEYNOTES & DISCUSSION: RNP USER COMMUNITIES EXPERIENCES

Chair: Nicholas Ferguson, Trust-IT Services and CloudWATCH2 Coordinator

 

Update on the RNP’s Strategy for the Implementation of the Brazilian Academic Cloud José Luiz Ribeiro Filho, Director of Services and Solutions 

Optical infrastructure to support R&E networking in Brazil Michael Stanton Director of R&D of the Brazilian National Education and Research Network (RNP)

 

Following: examples of cloud service roll-out by the Brazilian Research Network, RNP, including cncCloud: low cost cloud storage solution by Guilherme Maluf Balzana, Anolis Tecnologia.

13:30 – 14:30

Networking lunch & demo area

Session 5

14:30

CLOUDSCAPE BRAZIL INVITED KEYNOTES & DISCUSSION

Chair: Nicholas Ferguson, Trust-IT Services and CloudWATCH2 Coordinator

 

Open Source Tools on Microsoft Cloud as a Platform for ResearchAlessandro Jannuzzi, Microsoft Research Brazil. 

Microsoft Azure for ResearchJaime Puente Microsoft Research. 

  Following: Case studies from Universities will be presented as examples of how researchers are already using the Azure cloud to leverage their works.
15:30

Networking Coffee & demo area

Session 6

16:00

HOW DOES CLOUD FEDERATION HELP CROSS-BORDER COLLABORATION.

Lightning talks & open discussion with international cloud federation initiatives.

Chair: Renato Cerqueira, Senior Research Manager, Natural Resources Solutions, IBM Research Brazil

  Building on Fogbow a cloud federation. Francisco Brasileiro, Full Professor, Federal University of Campina Grande
  EGI Federated infrastructure. Yannick Legré, Managing Director at EGI.eu
  Linking EUBrazilCloudConnect and EGI Federated Cloud. Daniele Lezzi, Senior Researcher at  Barcelona Supercomputing Centre, BSC
  From project objectives to Cloud interoperability, or: How to quickly group and classify vast numbers of projectsMichel Drescher,  Oxford University & CloudWATCH project
  A collaboration project to globally connect researchers and academicsLeandro Guimaraes, Service division, RNP 

18:00 - 21:00 NETWORKING COCKTAIL AT CBPF SPONSORED BY MICROSOFT RESEARCH BRAZIL

 

DAY 2 - 2 December 2015

08:30 

Registration

Session 1

09:00 

CLOUDSCAPE BRAZIL INVITED KEYNOTE & DISCUSSION

Chair: Roberto Cascella, Trust-IT Services and EUBrazilCloudConnect

  SERPRO's strategy and road-map to cloud computing. Luis Cláudio Pereira Tujal, SERPRO 

Session 2

09:30

FEDERATED CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURES FOR RESEARCH AND SCIENCE

Panel discussion with all the projects funded under the EU-Brazil Coordinated Calls 2 and 3, to debate around EU-Brazil Collaborations in Cloud Computing, Experimental Platforms & High-Performance Computing

Chair: Fabrizio Gagliardi, Distinguished Research Director, UPC

  High Performance Computing for Energy (HPC4E). Alvaro Coutinho, High Performance Computing Center, COPPE/Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
 

Secure Big Data Processing in Untrusted Clouds (SecureCloud)Andrey Brito, Professor Adjunto Dept. de Sistemas e Computação Universidade Federal de Campina Grande

  Europe Brazil Collaboration of Big Data Scientific Research through Cloud-Centric Applications (EUBra – BigSea)Dorgival Guedes, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais
  Federated Union of Telecomunications Research Facilities for an EU Open Laboratory (Futebol)Cristiano Both, UFRGS, Futebol Brazilian Coordinator-Brazil 
  Future Internet Brazilian environment for Experimentation - The FIBRE legacy testbedLeandro Ciuffo, RNP
  Fostering an International Dialogue between Europe and Brazil (EUBrazilCloud Forum)Roberto Cascella, Trust-IT Services

11:00 

Networking Coffee & demo area

Session 3

11:30 

CLOUDSCAPE BRAZIL INVITED KEYNOTES & DISCUSSION

Chair: Roberto Cascella, Trust-IT Services and EUBrazilCloudConnect

  Lessons Learnt from EU-Brazil Cooperation. The LEADERSHIP Project. Paulo Cesar Gonçalves Egler, IBICT & LEADERSHIP project

Session 4

12:00

START-UP CHALLENGE PERFECT PITCH

5 minute lightning talks from EU & BR cloud computing intensive start-ups, including spin-outs turning outstanding research results into innovative products and services, plus an interactive panel discussion – Prize given to the Perfect Pitch

Chair: Cedric Thomas, CEO at OW2

  Guilherme Maluf, Anolis Tecnologia, Brazil - pitch
  Miguel Koren o' Brian, Konsultex, Brazil - pitch
  John Lemos Forman, Riosoft, Brazil - pitch
  Carlos Eurico Pittas do Canto, Diretor de Negócios, Propus - Tecnologia dedicada a negócios, Brazil - pitch
  Americo Sampaio, University of Fortaleza (UNIFOR), Brazil - pitch
  Rodrigo Assad, Usto.re, Brazil - pitch

13:00 

Networking lunch & demo area

Session 5

14:00 

WHICH EU-BRAZIL CO-OPERATION IN ICT?

Numerous e-infrastructures projects focus their work on Africa and Latin America and on how to maximise co-operation with Europe. This session addresses the open discussion launched by the EC on the key challenges for international cooperation in ICT. Panel discussion

ChairIgnacio Blanquer, UPV and EUBrazilCC European coordinator

  Phillipe O. A. Navaux, Instituto de Informática, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
  José Luiz Ribeiro Filho, Director of Services and Solutions
 

Moacyr Martucci, Department of Enginering and Digital Systems of Escola Politécnica of Universidade de São Paulo and Brazilian National Contact Point Coordinator for the Horizon 2020 and for ERC, Brazil Overview of cooperation priorities in EU-BR2016 call 4 and information on how to apply

  Yannick Legré, Managing Director at EGI.eu
  Luis Cláudio Pereira Tujal, SERPRO 
  Paulo Cesar Gonçalves Egler, IBICT & LEADERSHIP project

Session 6

 16:00

WRAP-UP & CLOSING REMARKS