PRACE Scientific and Industrial Conference 2014
HPC for Innovation: when Science meets Industry
In 2014, PRACE will organise its first Scientific and Industrial Conference – the first edition of the PRACE days – under the motto HPC for Innovation – when Science meets Industry. The conference combines the previously separate PRACE Scientific Conferences and PRACE Industrial Seminars and will bring together experts from academia and industry who will present their advancements in HPC-supported science and engineering.
The PRACE days will be held at the Vertex Building of the North Campus of the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), Pl. Eusebi Güell 6 – 08034 Barcelona, from Tuesday 20 to Thursday 22 May 2014.
The conference programme, consisting of keynote speeches, parallel session and a poster session, as well a meeting of the PRACE User Forum (on Tuesday afternoon) is posted here. The PRACE Scientific and Industrial Awards as well as a prize for Best Poster will be presented.
The attendance fee is € 60. Travel and accommodation will not be reimbursed.
The conference programme, consisting of keynote speeches, parallel session and a poster session, as well a meeting of the PRACE User Forum will be posted here. Scroll down for the Call for Contributions.
Confirmed keynote speakers
Dr. Francine Berman
Edward P. Hamilton Distinguished Professor in Computer Science
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Dr. Paul C. Messina
Director of Science
Argonne Leadership Computing Facility
Dr. Matteo Dal Peraro
Assistant Professor of Life Sciences
Head of the Laboratory for Biomolecular Modeling
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
Prof. Luís O. Silva
Professor of Physics
Instituto Superior Técnico Lisbon
Dipl.-Ing. Alexander Frederic Walser
asc(s e. V. (Automotive Simulation Centre Stuttgart)
Dr. Augusto Burgueño Arjona
DG CONNECT Head of Unit eInfrastructure