Birds-of-a-Feather session: European HPC Exascale Projects & Extreme-Scale Demonstrators

14 November 2017

Denver, USA

It will take place on 14th Nov 2017 (Tue) in Room 501-502, from 5.15pm to 7pm.

In collaboration with the ETP4HPC, we are preparing our annual Supercomputing Conference (SC17 - 12-17 Nov 2017) Birds-of-a-Feather (BoF) session. The objective is to facilitate international collaboration between the European HPC Ecosystem and overseas partners.

Please visit the BoF web page for further details on the programme. See the BoF flyer here



5min- Welcome Message - Jean-Pierre Panziera – ETP4HPC Chairman

15 min - The European HPC Strategy – Eugene Griffiths – ETP4HPC Steering Board

30 min - Selected European HPC Projects:

  • BioExcel – Erwin Laure - KTH (10 min)
  • SAGE - Sai Narasimhamurthy – Seagate (10 min)
  • Mont-Blanc – Etienne Walter – Atos (10 min)

10min - A Holistic View of European HPC - François Bodin – EXDCI

5min - An Update on the US HPC Ecosystem - Paul Messina - Exascale Computing Project, US

5 min - An Update on the Japanese HPC Ecosystem - Mitsuhisa Sato – Riken, Japan

20 min - A panel discussion moderated by François Bodin of the EXDCI – the European eXtreme Data and Computing Initiative (the project coordination the European HPC Strategy).

7PM - FINISH (with a 15 min back-up)