Past Event

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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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