Fall 2022 Member Meeting

Tuesday, November 1, 2022 - 10:00am to 3:45pm

Ohio Technology Consortium
1224 Kinnear Rd.
Columbus, OH 43212

After two years of virtual gatherings and a hybrid event this past spring at OHECC, we are excited to host the next OARnet Member Meeting in person on Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2022, at our Ohio Technology Consortium facility in Columbus with the option of virtual attendance.

Our agenda for this special edition includes the traditional Member Meeting activities along with OARtech and OARsec meetings. OARnet members will receive invitations via email. If you have not received an invitation, please contact us at communications@oar.net. Online connections details will be shared via email with registrants prior to the event.


Time Session
9:45–10:00 a.m. Doors Open and Breakfast Pick Up
10 a.m.–noon OARnet Member Meeting

OARnet Updates
     Pankaj Shah, Executive Director, OARnet

OhioLINK Integrated Library System
     Amy Pawlowski, Executive Director, OhioLINK

Facilitated Panel Discussion:
Building Culture in the Era of a Hybrid/Remote World

     Miro Humer, VP and CIO, Case Western Reserve University
     Scott McCollum, CIO, Sinclair Community College
     Bill Phillips, Chief Relationship Officer, The Ohio State University

BroadbandOhio Initiatives
     Peter Voderberg, Chief, BroadbandOhio

     Greg Cassiere, Education Strategist, SHI
     Bryan Rosenthal, Account Executive, SHI
Noon–1 p.m. Lunch provided for In-Person Attendees
1–2:30 p.m. OARsec Meeting

OARnet Security Service Offering Updates
     Faaress Parham, Cybersecurity Architect

State of Ohio Cybersecurity Initiatives
     Kirk Herath, Cybersecurity Strategic Advisor
     Office of Ohio Governor Mike DeWine

Mutually Agreed Norms for Routing Security (MANRS)
     Steven Wallace, Security Architect, Internet2
2:30–2:35 p.m. Break
2:35–3:35 p.m. OARtech Meeting

Best Practices for Establishing Cloud/Multi-Cloud Environments
     Steve Gruetter, Director of Market Strategy, Expedient

Internet2 Cloud Offerings
     Linda Roos, Senior Director State and Regional Networks, Internet2
3:35–3:45 p.m. Event Closing

Closing Remarks
     Pankaj Shah, Executive Director, OARnet