Past Event

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Our technology focus includes AI/Machine Learning, Data Science, Cloud Computing, and Visualization utilized in applications in Energy, Life Sciences, Manufacturing & Engineering, Financial Services, Academia, and Government.

The Society of HPC Professionals past event

Annual Meeting – December 2015
SHPCP Annual Technical Meeting – HPC in Cybersecurity

Held 2 December 2015


Come network with our members and sponsors at the Society of HPC Professionals annual meeting and hear great speakers from the HPC community.


Download brochure and speaker bios:

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 SHPCP Dec 2015 Technical meeting brochure




7:30AMSign-in & Breakfast
8:30AMWelcome Remarks
Safety Moment by Magdy Ishak, Schlumberger Geo-Collaboration Manager
Welcome by Gary Crouse, SHPCP Executive Director
8:45AMKeynote: HPC Update from SC15
Addison Snell, CEO, Intersect 360
9:30AMPanel One - Topic: How are HPC Resources used in Cybersecurity
Moderator: Earl Dodd, SHPCP, President
Dr. Shawana Johnson, GISP, President Global Marketing Insights, Inc.
James McFarland, Executive Director Tulane Energy Institute
Adriel or Jeremiah, Netragard
12:15PMKeynote: The Cyberthreats Landscape
Angela Haun, Special Agent and FBI Houston InfraGard Coordinator
1:30PMMarcus H. Sachs, P.E, Sr. VP and CSO, NERC
2:45PMPanel Two - Topic: Vendors and Luminaries Crossfire
Moderator: Addison Snell, CEO Intersect 360
Earl J. Dodd, Distinguished Strategist, Ideas and Machines
Greg Rodgers, PMTS Design Engineer, AMD Research
3:35PMSpecial Announcement
Kevin Corbley, Marketing Director SHPCP
3:45PMClose and Adjourn
Earl J. Dodd, President SHPCP


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