US-China Cyberinfrastructure
Collaboration Initiative


October 24-26
Kunshan, China


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On behalf of the Computer Network Information Center of Chinese Academy of Sciences (CNIC, CAS), the co sponsors CERNET and Internet 2, and the co-host Duke Kunshan University, we are very happy to express that it is our privilege to invite you to attend the 18th annual CANS (Chinese-Amercian Networking Symposium) hosted by CNIC on October 24-26, 2017 at the Duke Kunshan University in Kunshan, China. 

See more at the Host Website


Keynote Presentations

For E-science to data-driven discovery

Mingqi Chen

CERNET and CERNET2 Update and Future Plan

Xing Li

Why Global IT

Len Peters

China Science and Technology Cloud

Jun Li

40K Television

David Brady


Parallel Session 1 - Advanced Networking and Technology

China Science and Technology Cloud Testbed

Yongmao Ren

Evolution of the Internet2 Network

Dale Finkelson

Pacific Wave Update

David Reese

Next Generation Software Defined Services and the Global Research Platform

Joe Mambretti


Parallel Session 2: CIO Issues and collaboration

Session Introduction


Parallel Session 3: Trusted and IAM Frameworks for Collaboration

Brief introduction of the session

Eduroam & Identity Federation Development in CERNET

Ping Chen

Consolidated Privilege Management and Authorization for Loosely-Hierarchical Organizations

Jingqiang Lin


Dean Lane


Session: Technical Discussion

Jisc's Global Reach

Esther Wilkinson, Bayou Wang


Session: Transnational Education

Transnational Education

Esther Wilkinson, Urszula Chomicka, William Wan