23rd TF-EMC2 Meeting
20-21 November 2012, Belgrade, Serbia

The 23rd Task Force on European Middleware Coordination and Collaboration (TF-EMC2) meeting was held on Tuesday & Wednesday, 20-21 November, 2012 at the Computing Center of School of Electrical Engineering, Bulevar kralja Aleksandra 73 (venue map) in Belgrade, Serbia. The meeting was supported by AMRES.

The participants' list is available on line.

The TF-EMC2 meeting minutes are now available.

Agenda & Presentations

Day 1 - Monday, 19 November 2012

A meeting of REFEDS was held on this day.

Day 2 - Tuesday, 20 November 2012

  • 09:30 - 10:00 Registration
  • 10:00 - 10:15 Welcome & agenda bashing - Roland Hedberg
  • 10:15 - 11:00 Review of 22nd Meeting Work Items
     - A solution to make SAML work with non-browser apps?
     - Delegated trust = Trust Router
     - Collaborating Groups
     - Account Mapping
     - Metadata Aggregators + Registries are the bane of my existence + affects eduGAIN adoption
     - Should EMC2 work on Unconference Results?
     - OpenID Connect: Could it replace SAML and should we fear it?
     - Machine Authentication: eduroam authentication in wireless mesh networks
  • 11:00 - 11:30 - Coffee break
  • 11:30 - 12:00 - Attribute Authorities: How to make collecting attributes from more then one source easier.
  • 12:00 - 12:30 - Attribute Options: Usage in a SAML context and possible standardization of options.
  • 12:30 - 13:00 - Work Item/OpenSpace Planning
  • 13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
  • 14:00 - 15:30 Work item discussion (Part I)
  • 15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break
  • 16:00 - 17:30 Work item discussion (Part II)
  • 17:30 Wrap up, conclusion and dates for future meetings
      -   February/March
      -   TNC2013
      -   June/July
      -   September/October
  • 18:00 - Close

Day 3 - Wednesday, 21 November 2012 - Joint middleware OpenSpace event

  • 9:00 - 9:15 Introduction to OpenSpace
  • 9:15 - 10:00 Presentation of your topic and topic planning
  • 10:00 - 11:00 Work item discussion (Part I)
  • 11:00 - 11:30 Coffee break
  • 11:30 - 13:00 Work item discussion (Part II)
  • 13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
  • 14:00 - 15:30 Work item discussion (Part III)
  • 15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break
  • 16:00 - 17:30 Work item discussion (Part IV)
  • 17:30 Wrap up and conclusion
  • 18:00 - Close

Day 4 - Thursday, 22 November 2012

A meeting of TF-MNM (Mobility and Network Middleware) was held on this day.