Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Presentation is loading. Please wait.

© 2006 Open Grid Forum OGF19-Diversity, Education & Outreach BoF Open Grid Forum A diverse group of opinions often produces a better result.

Similar presentations


Presentation on theme: "© 2006 Open Grid Forum OGF19-Diversity, Education & Outreach BoF Open Grid Forum A diverse group of opinions often produces a better result."— Presentation transcript:

1 © 2006 Open Grid Forum OGF19-Diversity, Education & Outreach BoF Open Grid Forum A diverse group of opinions often produces a better result.

2 © 2006 Open Grid Forum Agenda Welcome/Introductions Birds of a Feather Groups (BoFs) Objectives Discussion Topics Alignment Internal OGF Groups External to OGF Next Steps

3 © 2006 Open Grid Forum Objectives Build outreach processes to broaden participation in Grid Computing Align with other (internal and external) groups to produce quality programming that assists in understanding how OGF works

4 © 2006 Open Grid Forum Discussion Topics Discuss perceived barriers to attracting and retaining diverse populations, as well as ways to mitigate them. Define adjustments to the current structure to retain and assimilate new members in a "closed" group where work is continually moving forward. Provide quality programming that will assist new members understand how OGF works and how new members may contribute Identify efforts to outreach to organizations and institutions, by participating in their functions on their terms Define the actions required between events to facilitate movement toward objectives

5 © 2006 Open Grid Forum What in your experience prevents people from participating in OGF?

6 © 2006 Open Grid Forum 6 Barriers to OGF Costs Benefits to target audiences need to be clearly identified Open and consistent line of communication

7 © 2006 Open Grid Forum How do we address barriers?

8 © 2006 Open Grid Forum 8 Next Steps Form a working group willing to help move this work forward. Define specific and actionable plans and report progress at future events. Involve OGF Leadership to help recruit others, diversity perspective drawing new people in Educate current membership, bridge underrepresented groups not at the table. Identify appropriate mediums and metrics to reach communities and members

9 © 2006 Open Grid Forum Next Steps Assimilate with groups internal and external to OGF Internal Enterprise adoption eScience Student Scholars Education and Training OGF 101

10 © 2006 Open Grid Forum 10 External Organizations With the organizations that have outreach programs to these groups already… Grace Hopper - Telle Whitney EPIC ETSI RENCI WITI Richard Tapia Do we know members of these organizations, and are we missing any orgs? Other actions?


Download ppt "© 2006 Open Grid Forum OGF19-Diversity, Education & Outreach BoF Open Grid Forum A diverse group of opinions often produces a better result."

Similar presentations


Ads by Google