The following is the program for the workshop, but is subject to change. Please note that the goal is to minimize individual speaking time to presenting key concepts and maximize discussion time. Each speaker will have 15 minutes which should consist of 10 minutes to introduce the concepts and five minutes to take questions. We will identify some key questions ahead of time for each topic area and these, along with what arises, will form the basis of each discussion period. During breaks (lunch and coffee) there will be demo stations for attendees to demonstrate anything they like. There can also be more demos as part of the breakout groups if the group sees it as desirable. In this way we will have 1.5 days of presentation and discussion around those topic areas. The goal from the first 1.5 days is to have some agreed upon deliverables, at least in conceptual form, arise. We will then organize ourselves appropriately for the remaining 1.5 days to refine what is meant by those deliverables, the time it will take and the people who will make it happen. If there is time left attendees can start on the delivery! A deliverable might be anything from a statement of purpose/commitment, to a standardization effort, to a piece of open source software, to a position paper, to...

BTPDF Program - Jan-18-2011