ivclibrarians - Tuesday, April 17 meeting agenda
Subject: K-20 librarians interactive video conferencing
- From: James Werle <>
- Subject: Tuesday, April 17 meeting agenda
- Date: Thu, 12 Apr 2012 11:56:27 -0400 (EDT)
Below are the details for our Tuesday, April 17 K-20 IVC Librarians Interest
Please RSVP here if you plan to attend. Hope you can join us next week!
Date: Tuesday, April 17
Start time: 8am Hawaii/9am Alaska/11am Pacific/Noon Mountain/1pm Central/2pm
Duration: 1 hour
1) The "Fiber to the Library Project and building a Gigabit Libraries Network"
Goal Number 4 of the National Broadband Plan states, "Every community should
have affordable access to at least 1 gigabit per second broadband service to
anchor institutions such as schools, hospitals, and government buildings."
Don Means will lead us in a discussion about what activities would
effectively utilize gigabit connectivity in school, public, and academic
libraries. We'll talk about the "Fiber to the Library Project" (see the
following background doc: https://internet2.box.com/s/acb5f496d3e3ae0af486)
and building a relationship network of gig-ready facilities cooperating as
distributed testbed/showcase for high performance applications requiring high
bandwidth and as primary national metric to achieve the National Broadband
Plan Goal #4, a gigabit to community anchor in every community.
2) Progress update from the Library VideoConferencing Best Practices working
3) K20 IVC Librarians - discuss collaborative project ideas, goals for our
group, future meeting topics.
A LIVE WEBSTREAM of the K20 Librarians meeting is available at
Click on "Live Videos" to view the live stream.
Please note: If you are behind a firewall and having problems viewing the
webstream you may need to open port 1935 TCP for video.magpi.net to work
properly. If you continue to have problems with the webstream, please contact
your firewall administrator.
PHONE BRIDGE INFO:
+1-734-615-7474 (preferred) or +1-866-411-0013 (use only if free Long
Distance service is not available) PIN 0176476#
DAY OF EVENT VIDEOCONFERENCE DIALING INSTRUCTIONS:
IP Dialing - Dial
GDS Dialing Directions -
1. Register with a GDS-enabled Gatekeeper.
To borrow space see: http://commons.internet2.edu/reggate.html
2. Dial 001189780 9023 (no spaces)
VIDEO TESTING INSTRUCTIONS:
You can dial either of the following numbers to test your units ahead of time:
GDS: 0011897801234 (If you are not registered, please see above for more
For more information about our Always Available testing facilities, please
For Technical Support please contact Ben Fineman at 1-734-352-4975 or Nick
Thompson at 1-614-247-8066. Then if needed, call the Internet2 Commons
Support Desk at +1-800-627-6420 and be sure to reference the following ticket
Director, Internet2 K20 Initiative
- Tuesday, April 17 meeting agenda, James Werle, 04/12/2012
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