[CENIC 08: Lightpath to the Stars]



[Titanium Level Sponsor] [Cisco Systems]

[CENIC 08 Presenter Resources]

Check out of page of resources for presenters, including helpful guidelines and downloadable templates!

[Platinum Level Sponsor] [AT&T]

[CENIC 08 Keynote Speakers]
[Monday Keynote Speaker: Rachelle Chong, CPUC]
[Tuesday Keynote Speaker: Dan Bursch, NPS]
[Wednesday Keynote Speaker: Sandra Faber, UCSC/UCO Lick]

[Gold Level Sponsor] [GigaFin Networks]
[Qwest]
[How to Sponsor CENIC 08]

Your company or organization
can sponsor CENIC 08 at one of
four levels. Find out more!

[Silver Level Sponsor] [Juniper Networks]
[Level3 Networks] [Verizon Networks] [NCast]

[Visiting Oakland]

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[What's New at CENIC 08: Lightpath to the Stars]


February 25, 2008
The full conference program has been posted to the Program page, so be sure to check it out and register today!

February 8, 2008
Even more presentations have been posted to the Program page, including presentations on disaster response, network traffic analysis, how high-bandwidth networks can help combat global warming, and the search for extra-terrestrial life!

Not only that, but we have a full house of Keynote Speakers, including CA Public Utilities Commissioner Rachelle Chong, NPS National Reconnaissance Chair and former NASA Astronaut Dan Bursch, UC Santa Cruz Professor of Astronomy Sandra Faber.

And discounted hotel rates end on February 16, 2008, so don't forget to reserve your hotel room online!

December 19, 2007
The CENIC 08 Program Committee is delighted to post a first list of the presentation topics and presenters that attendees can look forward to at CENIC 08: Lightpath to the Stars. Check it out!

December 13, 2007
Biographical information for Sandra Faber, the Keynote Speaker for Wednesday March 12, 2008 has been linked on the CENIC 08: Lightpath to the Stars website! Be sure to check back often for more information on other keynote speakers and invited guests!

December 6, 2007
The deadline for the Call for Award Nominations has been extended to December 14, 2007. Be sure to get your nominations in!

December 3, 2007
Biographical information for Rachelle Chong, the Keynote Speaker for Monday March 10, 2008 has been linked on the CENIC 08: Lightpath to the Stars website! Be sure to check back often for more information on other keynote speakers and invited guests!

November 1, 2007
Registration is now open! Sign up today for CENIC 08: Lightpath to the Stars. While you're at it, you can also reserve your hotel room online. See you next March!

October 25, 2007:
Sponsorship page now includes a full explanation of levels, costs, and benefits at each level, plus information on how you can help make CENIC 08: Lightpath to the Stars possible!

September 25, 2007:
Hotel & Travel page now includes convenient suggested public transportation to and from the three major Bay Area airports (Oakland, San Francisco, and San Jose) and the conference hotel. The Oakland Marriott City Center is located within extremely easy walking distance to both the Oakland City Center/12th St BART station and the Oakland Jack London Square Amtrak Station, and all three airports feature nearby BART or Amtrak stations or convenient transportation to and from BART lines.

September 24, 2007:
Call for Award Nominations linked and sent out to CENIC News mailing list.

September 20, 2007:
The Corporation for Education Network Initiatives is delighted to bring you cenic08.cenic.org, our support website for our annual conference, CENIC 08: Lightpath to the Stars, to be held from March 10-12, 2008 in the scenic and historic city of Oakland, CA.

You'll find information about the conference itself -- the program as well as the people who will be bringing CENIC 08: Lightpath to the Stars to you, registering online, booking your hotel room, our conference sponsors, news and events surrounding the conference, and other exciting topics.

Be sure to check back frequently for more information about CENIC 08: Lightpath to the Stars, and subscribe to the CENIC News mailing list here for regular, up-to-the-minute updates.

Looking forward to seeing you in Oakland in March 2008!