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From: Clifford Lynch <>
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Subject: Internet2 IDEA awards call for nominations
Date: Fri, 17 Nov 2006 18:25:30 -0500
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The IDEA awards are a wonderful program that Internet2 launched last year to recognize and showcase innovation in advanced networking applications that advance research and education. Please consider nominating worthy work.

Clifford Lynch
Director, CNI


Second Annual Internet2 IDEA Awards Submissions Now Being Accepted

Awards Recognize Advanced Network Applications Innovations in the Research
and Education Community

ANN ARBOR, Mich. - November 10, 2006 - Submissions are now being accepted
for the Internet2 IDEA Awards program, which recognizes innovators that have
had a profound and positive impact on the use of advanced network
applications among the research and education community. Previous Internet2
IDEA Award winners have applied advanced networking to enable substantial
progress within research, teaching and learning by leveraging the unique
capabilities of the Internet2 network infrastructure. The next round of IDEA
award winners will be recognized at the Spring 2007 Internet2 Member Meeting
held in Washington D.C.

IDEA Award submissions are judged on the following criteria:
- Magnitude of the positive impact of the application for its (current)
- Technical merit of the application
- Breadth of impact, as indicated by current user base and likelihood of
broader adoption by its full natural community of potential users

Additionally, submissions must have had a positive impact in one or more of
the following areas:
- Innovation in Research
- Advances in Teaching & Learning
- Scientific Discovery
- Global Collaboration

Entries may be submitted by an individual affiliated with any Internet2
member, a Sponsored Educational Group Participant, or a Sponsored
Participant. Submissions must be received by December 15th, 2006 and should
be submitted via:

For more detailed information on the submission process and requirements

or email questions to:

About Internet2(R)
Internet2 is the foremost U.S. advanced networking consortium. Led by the
research and education community since 1996, Internet2 promotes the missions
of its members by providing both leading-edge network capabilities and
unique partnership opportunities that together facilitate the development,
deployment and use of revolutionary Internet technologies. Internet2 brings
the U.S. research and academic community together with technology leaders
from industry, government and the international community to undertake
collaborative efforts that have a fundamental impact on tomorrow's Internet.
For more information:

Greg Wood
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