HPC Advisory Council Switzerland Workshop 2011

The HPC Advisory Council and the Swiss Supercomputing Centre will host the HPC Advisory Council Switzerland Workshop 2011  in the Lugano Convention Centre, Lugano, Switzerland, from March 21-23, 2011.

The workshop will focus on High-Performance Computing education, training (including hands-on) and overview of new developments. The workshop will include the following four sections per day:

  • High speed networking
  • High speed storage
  • MPI deep dive
  • Advanced topics/technologies/development and GPU computing

The workshop will bring together system managers, researchers, developers, computational scientists, students and industry affiliates for cross-training and to discuss recent HPC developments and future advancements. Please make sure to register early to ensure your seat at the workshop.

This is an excellent training and educational opportunity for European-based, HPC and data center IT professionals.

Attendance to the 3-day workshop is 80CHF. REGISTER TODAY at the CSCS Registration Page. (Attendees from Sponsoring Companies please REGISTER HERE.) The 3-day workshop will include coffee breaks and lunch courtesy of the HPC Advisory Council.

The initial agenda is available now - Click here to view the agenda.

Conference Location:
Lugano Convention Centre
Piazza Indipendenza 4
6900 Lugano, Switzerland

Conference Hotel Booking:
For those attendees requiring assistance for booking a hotel, please download the hotel reservation form and return a filled copy to hotel@lugano-conventions.com.

The HPC Advisory Council is a large eco-system organizations which focuses on bridging the gap between high-performance computing use and its potential, bringing the beneficial capabilities of HPC to new users for better research, education, innovation and product manufacturing, and brings users the expertise needed to operate HPC systems, provide application designers with the tools needed to enable parallel computing, and to strengthen the qualification and integration of HPC system products. The HPC Advisory Council will be presenting at the workshop, as well as distinguished speakers from the HPC research organizations and vendors.