Will Schroeder and Marcus Hanwell, with Brian Wylie (from Sandia National Labs) will be giving a talk entitled ‘Practicing Open Science’ on July 29 at 10:00. In this panel, these three leaders practicing scientific R&D will discuss collaborative and business models for rapid innovation. Brian Wylie is a project lead at Sandia National Labs and a principle developer of the Titan informatics toolkit. Marcus Hanwell is an R&D engineer at Kitware and actively contributes to the Titan informatics toolkit. Will Schroeder is CEO of Kitware, Inc. and developer of VTK, a popular open source visualization toolkit. These speakers will address the process of moving technology to practice using open source methods.