Data Management Forum 2014

Data Management


Lunch, keynote address, brief presentations by CSU individuals and discussion of the ISTeC Data Management Committee report findings and recommendations.


11:30 a.m. Buffet lunch (pre-registration required)
12:00 noon - 12:30 p.m. Dr. Pat Burns, VP for Information Technology and Dean of Libraries
Welcome, introductory remarks, and keynote: The Data Miasma
12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Dr. Rick Lyons, Infectious Disease Research Complex
Challenges of Coping with Funding and Data Management in a Changing World
1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Scott Novogoratz, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
ISTeC Data Management Committee members present recommendations and findings, focusing on 4 initiatives, etc. and opportunities to move forward
1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Dr. Ric Slayden, Dept. of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology
Data Management Action Plan
2:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Dr. Andy Jones, Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere
Atmospheric Science Data Management and Opportunities for Interdisciplinary Data Integration
2:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Coffee break
2:45 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. Shea Swauger, CSU Libraries
Data Management 101
3:15 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Scott Baily, Academic Computing and Network Services
Research storage cloud proposal and Globus
3:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Dawn Paschal, CSU Libraries
Wrap-up; summarize action items, next steps, brief exit survey.
Major question for discussion: should campus have a standing data management committee and who should be members?

ISTeC (Information Science and Technology Center) is a university-wide organization for promoting, facilitating, and enhancing CSU's research, education, and outreach activities pertaining to the design and innovative application of computer, communication, and information systems. For more information please see