BRICCs Logo The 2022 BRICCs SC meet up is a half-day event that focuses on identifying and exploring resource models to support computing at smaller schools! The meet up will be held at Crown Plaza Dallas Downtown, Texas on Monday, November 14th, 2022. This event will present invaluable information and opportunities for all attendees to learn, grow, and collaborate on some of the field’s most exciting topics.

The event is primarily in person, with limited Zoom support. If you would like to attend the event in-person in Dallas, please reach out to us at the contact information below. There is some travel support, and attendees from under-resourced institutions will be prioritized. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us using the information below. We are excited to have you join us during this very special event!

Dates and Times

Meet Up: Monday, November 14th, 2022 | 3:00pm - 5:00pm Central Time at Crown Plaza Dallas Downtown

Refreshments will be served.

Full Schedule (All times are Central Time)

Last updated: November 10, 2022

Monday, November 14 Talks and Panels
Crowne Plaza Dallas Downtown
Dallas Grand Ballrooms A & B, Level 2
Refreshments will be served.
3:00PM - 3:10PM Opening Remarks
Honggao Liu, Director, High Performance Research Computing, Texas A&M University
3:10PM - 3:40PM Discussing the August Workshop report and update on HPC and Curricular working groups
Dhruva Chakravorty, Associate Director for User Services and Research, High Performance Research Computing, Texas A&M University
James Van Howell, Associate Dean for Information Services, South Plains College
Rajiv Mallkan, Professor, Business and Computer Science,Lone Star College
Sarah Janes, Vice President,Continuing and Professional Development, San Jacinto College
3:40PM - 3:50PM Student Perspectives
Cathleen Li, Student at Texas A&M University
Yuanqi (Becky) Jing, Student at Texas A&M University
Slide Deck
3:50PM - 4:00PM Break with Refreshments
4:00PM - 4:15PM Regional Collaborations
Ralph Zottola, Alabama Advanced Research Computing Consortium
Launch: Texas A&M system computing pilot by
Dhruva Chakravorty, Associate Director for User Services and Research, High Performance Research Computing, Texas A&M University
4:15PM - 4:45PM Future Plans - Subgroup Discussions
4:45PM - 5:50PM Share Main Points From Each Subgroup


The BRICCs Cyberteam gratefully acknowledges support from the National Science Foundation (NSF). This project is supported by NSF CC* award number 2019136. To learn more about BRICCs, please visit us at To send feedback or general questions to the BRICCs team, please contact us via email at, or via the BRICCs slack workspace.

Contact Information

Phone: 979-845-0219