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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 2019
Society of HPC Professionals Annual Meeting

Held 5 December 2019


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


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9:30amRegistration & Networking
10:30Kick off – Steve Lutz, HPC Society President
10:45Welcome to WesternGeco and Safety moment – Schlumberger
Kannan Venkataraman, Director Information Technology & Data Management
10:50Schlumberger Cyber Security, Intro to GAIA, WesternGeco’s open digital platform for subsurface Petro-technical data and demo
Daniel Alvarado, Marcom Specialist
11:15Keynote address – HPC & AI Market Update
Addison Snell, CEO Intersect360 Research
12:15Lunch & Networking
1:00Sponsor update – HPE Data Science Institute
Martin Huarte, Associate Director of HPE Data Science Institute & HPC Society Executive Director
1:00HPC/HPDA/AI/ML/DL: Many Acronyms, One Future
Earl Dodd, Global Technical Solutions Architect, HPC, World Wide Technology (WWT)
2:15Sponsor update – Intel
Noe Garcia, Global Account Executive
2:45Wrap up – Steve Lutz, HPC Society President


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