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 invites you to attend:
A Lunch & Learn Round Table Discussion Meeting

Lunch & Learn – May 2018
Hyperledger: open source blockchain for business
Presented by IBM

Held May 24, 2018


Blockchain can do for business what the internet did for communication. Powering that transformation is Hyperledger from the Linux Foundation featuring innovators in finance, banking, IoT, supply chains, manufacturing and technology. Together, we’re creating open, standardized and enterprise-grade distributed ledger blockchain frameworks and code bases to produce tangible results.



Speaker Bio:

Kim Pham
Chemicals & Petroleum Global Blockchain Leader and Associate Partner in IBM‘s Chemicals & Petroleum Center of Competency

Kim brings with her 20 years of Finance, Accounting, and IT experience in varying roles including driving strategic business solutions through leadership and process evolution across the hydrocarbon value chain. Kim is responsible for IBM’s thought leadership, strategy and delivery capabilities related to Blockchain within the Oil and Gas industry. Kim recently represented IBM at BPOG, WPC and SPE for Blockchain and has lead/contributed to Chemicals & Petroleum Blockchain projects in the areas of asset providence, supply chain, assay exchange, capital projects, JVA communications, procurement, and intercompany. Kim specializes in assisting clients with Digital transformation through innovation, progression and leading practices. Her industry of focus is primarily within the Oil and Gas market serving companies such Tesoro, Motiva, Shell, BP, Nexen Energy, Marathon Oil, and Par Petroleum.




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10595 Westoffice Drive
Houston, TX 77042



FREE for Members
$15 for Non Members