Jack Brassil, PhD
Director for Advanced Cyberinfrastructure at Princeton University
James Barr von Oehsen, PhD
Vice President for Office of Advanced Research Computing at Rutgers University
Forough Ghahramani, EdD
Associate Vice President for Research, Innovation, and Sponsored Programs at NJEdge
This panel will explore how New Jersey institutions are supporting education and research through advanced cyberinfrastructure and cloud computing, impacting workforce and economic development, and helping to drive innovation and discovery. The significance of a top-tier state-wide network providing connectivity to the national and global research infrastructure, and the role of collaborations facilitated by organizations such as the Eastern Regional Network (ERN) for enabling resource sharing to advance research and education will be discussed.