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Registration Now Open for Ninth Global Grid Forum

Published 09/14/2003

October 5-9 in Chicago

The ninth Global Grid Forum (GGF9), will be held October 5-9 in Chicago, Illinois. This event will be of great interest to those involved in making the TeraGrid, the NPACI Grid, and other advanced cyberinfrastructure efforts a success. Several NPACI partners are key organizers of the meeting.

Registration information and an interactive registration form are now available on the Web at http://www.ggf.org/Meetings/ggf9/reg.htm. The advance registration period ends September 26, after which fees increase.

GGF9 will be held at the Sheraton Chicago Hotel and Towers, 301 E. North Water St., Chicago IL 60611. A special hotel room rate of $155 per night (single or double occupancy) is available only through the GGF9 registration site. Hotel reservations at this rate can only be made during the online registration process. See http://www.ggf.org/Meetings/ggf9/lodging.htm for more information.

The GGF9 program schedule is available on the Web at http://www.ggf.org/publicevents/default.htm.