Thursday, July 9, 2020

PEARC20: Join us at the Fourth Workshop on Trustworthy Scientific Cyberinfrastructure

Join us at the Fourth Workshop on Trustworthy Scientific Cyberinfrastructure at PEARC20 on Monday July 27th, 8:00am - 12:00pm Pacific Time (11:00am - 3:00pm Eastern Time / 15:00 - 19:00 UTC). The workshop provides an opportunity for sharing experiences, recommendations, and solutions for addressing cybersecurity challenges in research computing. It also provides a forum for information sharing and discussion among a broad range of attendees, including cyberinfrastructure operators, developers, and users.

The workshop is organized according to the following goals:

  • Increase awareness of activities and resources that support the research computing community's cybersecurity needs. 
  • Share information about cybersecurity challenges, opportunities, and solutions among a broad range of participants in the research computing community.
  • Identify shared cybersecurity approaches and priorities among workshop participants through interactive discussions.


See our workshop page for the full presentation abstracts. The order of presentations is subject to change and will be posted to the workshop page
  • 8:00 am Pacific / 11:00 am Eastern 
    • Community Survey Results from the Trustworthy Data Working Group   
      • Presenters: Jim Basney, NCSA / Trusted CI
        Jeannette Dopheide, NCSA / Trusted CI
        Kay Avila, NCSA / Trusted CI
        Florence Hudson, Northeast Big Data Innovation Hub / Trusted CI
  • 8:30 am Pacific / 11:30 am Eastern 
    • Characterization and Modeling of Error Resilience in HPC Applications 
      • Presenter: Luanzheng Guo, University of California-Merced
  • 9:00 am Pacific / 12:00 pm Eastern
    • Trusted CI Fellows Panel
      • Moderator: Dana Brunson, Internet2 
      • Panelists: Jerry Perez, University of Texas at Dallas
        Laura Christopherson, Renaissance Computing Institute
        Luanzheng Guo, University of California, Merced
        Songjie Wang, University of Missouri
        Smriti Bhatt, Texas A&M University - San Antonio
        Tonya Davis, Alabama A&M University

  • 9:30 - 10:30 am Pacific / 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Eastern ***Break/Lunch***
  • 10:30 am Pacific / 1:30 pm Eastern
    • Analysis of attacks targeting remote workers and scientific computing infrastructure during the COVID19 pandemic at NCSA/UIUC
      • Presenters: Phuong Cao, NCSA/U of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Yuming Wu, Coordinated Science Lab/UIUC
        Satvik Kulkarni, U of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Alex Withers, NCSA/U of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Chris Clausen, NCSA/U of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • 11:00 am Pacific / 2:00 pm Eastern
    • Regulated Data Security and Privacy: DFARS/CUI, CMMC, HIPAA, and GDPR
      • Presenters: Erik Deumens, University of Florida
        Gabriella Perez, University of Iowa
        Anurag Shankar, Indiana University
  • 11:30 am Pacific / 2:30 pm Eastern
    • Securing Science Gateways with Custos Services
      • Presenters: Marlon Pierce, Indiana University
        Enis Afgan, Johns Hopkins University
        Suresh Marru, Indiana University
        Isuru Ranawaka, Indiana University
        Juleen Graham, Johns Hopkins University
For any questions regarding this workshop, please contact