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Please join us for the GPN 2022 Annual Meeting held June 1-3, 2022, in Kansas City. We are excited to resume meeting in-person again and look forward to seeing you. Our focus is on expanding the use of advanced networking and high-performance computing to spur innovation and research opportunities within the member states of the Great Plains Network. A full schedule of speakers, panels, breakout sessions, lightning talks, and workshops is planned. And, you won’t want to miss the Gala Reception planned for the first evening of the meeting at the wonderful Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art. This year’s meeting will be at an all-new venue, The Fontaine, a luxury hotel in the heart of Kansas City.


June 1-3, 2022

Mark your calendar now so that you do not miss out on this important event. We will publish information on registration, accommodations, and a complete schedule soon.

GPN 2022 Calendar


Are you interested in giving a talk during a breakout session at the GPN 2022 Annual Meeting?  The conference provides an excellent opportunity for you to highlight your experiences with a particular technology, research, or other topic relevant to GPN’s research and education community.  Breakout sessions are 45 minutes in length. You also have an opportunity to speak during the popular Lightning Talks Session where each presenter is given 5 minutes for a short presentation on a personal or professional topic. If you are interested or want more information, please contact


GPN is offering sponsorship opportunities for the 2022 Annual Meeting. Sponsors are provided many opportunities to connect with meeting attendees to showcase your company, products, and services to high-level decision makers within the GPN community. You gain visibility for your company and demonstrate support of critical, advanced networking and high-performance computing research and development. A limited number of Platinum Level sponsorships are available for hosting the Gala Reception and meals. These premium opportunities are offered on a first-come, first-served basis until the deadline of May 2, 2022. Download the Sponsorship Package for additional information and the form for applying. If you have questions, please contact