Welcome to TNC 2010
31 May - 3 June, Vilnius, Lithuania
The TERENA Networking Conference (TNC) is the largest and most prestigious European research networking conference - over 500 participants including decision makers, networking specialists and managers from all major European networking and research organisations, universities, worldwide sister institutions and industry representatives attend.
Through keynote speeches by renowned specialists and many parallel sessions, the Conference presents an overview of the latest developments in research networking, both in the technical field and in the areas of application and management.
The TNC 2010 will be hosted by the Lithuanian National Research and Education Network (LITNET) and held in the picturesque, UNESCO World Heritage listed city of Vilnius in Lithuania from 31 May to 3 June 2010. LITNET provides network connectivity to all Lithuanian universities, colleges and research institutes. Its backbone is connected to GÉANT and has 5 Gbit/s links between Vilnius and Kaunas, and a 1 Gbit/s ring between 5 major cities while leased lines provide connectivity to 26 other cities. LITNET participates in a number of pioneering international projects, acting on the educational demands of networking development in Lithuania. This sets the perfect scene for TNC 2010.
Living the network life
This year's conference theme is "Living the Network Life" and will explore some of the technology and social implications of the emerging network lifestyles. Read more...