Workshop of e-infrastructure services for society

When:  28-30 July, 2014

Where: West University of Timisoara, Romania, B-dul Vasile Parvn 4, Room 045C

Aim:

  • ensure a  better knowledge of the status of the e-Infrastructures usage in Romania as well as the identification of the national competences, interests and activities in HPC
  • facilitate the contact and communication between national e-Infrastructure providers and the users
  • ensure a transfer of knowledge and good practices in e-Infrastructure management between the HOST strategic partners and the Romanian providers and users

Expected participants:

  • representatives of the HOST strategic partners
  • application providers,
  • representatives of IT companies and e-infrastructure owners

Joint event:  Meeting of Romanian Association for the Promotion of Advanced Computing Methods in Scientific Research – ARCAS (http://www.arcas.org.ro)

Agenda

28 July 2014

 

15:00-15:30   Registration

15:30-16:00   Opening

  • Daniela Zaharie, HOST

16:00-18:00    Session 1: e-Infrastructures in service for the regional needs – use cases

18:00-19:00 Networking meeting

Topics:

  • Updates on the status of the Romanian e-Infrastructure
  • User communities and support of their needs

Panel members:

  • Chair: Florin Fortis
  • regional representatives of infrastructure providers
  • user representatives

19:00-20:30 Welcome party

29 July 2014

 

09:00-10:30    Session 2: e-Infrastructure usage for solving society challenges

10:30-11:00   Coffee break

11:00-13:00    Session 3: e-Infrastructure usage for solving society challenges

13:00-14:00   Lunch break

14:00-16:00   Session 4:  Round table: e-Infrastructure funding

Topics:

  • PRACE and EGI involvement
  • H2020 calls related to HPC and e-Infrastructure

Panel members:

16:00-16:30   Coffee break

16:30-18:00   Session 5:  ARCAS Meeting

30 July 2014

 

09:00-12:00    Session 6:  Training on using e-Infrastructures

  • Cluster computing (Marian Neagul and Daniel Pop)
  • High performance computing – part I, part II (Silviu Panica and Alexandra Popescu)
  • GPU computing (Alexander Agathos and Mihai Gaianu)
  • Cloud computing – part I, part II (Dana Petcu and Cristina Marinescu)

12:00   Closing

 
 

Training: Videos

 

 

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