Past Event

A charitable, service-based non-profit 501(c)(3) organization (NPO) educating and connecting the High Performance Computing (HPC) user community to state of art technology for the purpose of optimizing business processes and workforce advancement.

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 2016
SHPCP Annual Meeting – Edging my way to Exascale

Held 7 December 2016


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



8:30-9:30Continental Breakfast, Badge pick-up, Registration
9:30-9:45Introductions – Facility & Meeting Overviews – Gary Crouse, Executive Director
9:45-10:30Keynote Address – Christopher Willard, Chief Research Officer, Intersect360
10:45-11:30Approaching Exascale, Stephen Wheat, HPE
11:30-12:30LUNCH / Networking
12:30-1:15Multi-target OpenMP LLVM Compiler, Greg Rodgers, AMD
1:30-2:15Building Cybersecurity into Supercomputing, Maryam Rahmani, Board Member, SHPCP
2:15-2:30 BREAK
2:30-3:00Panel Session – Christopher Willard from Intersect360 will moderate a lively, fast-paced showdown panel session of “teams”acing critical questions seen by Intersect360 analysts, end users, media, and the audience


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