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Earlier this month, the PRACE Members ratified a resolution to proceed with the second phase of their Partnership. PRACE will strengthen Europe’s position as world-class scientific supercomputing provider, a technology considered a key enabler for knowledge development, scientific research, big data analytics, solving global and societal challenges, and European industrial competitiveness.
The Italian proposal is considered the best from the point of view of the requirements and the overall interests of ECMWF. Council mandated Director-General Florence Rabier to prepare a high-level agreement with the Italian Government, for approval by Council at its next session. The Italian proposal would see the future ECMWF data centre located in Bologna (Italy).
As part of The International Conference on High Performance Computing & Simulation (HPCS 2017), "The 4th International Symposium on Big Data Principles, Architectures & Applications" will be held on July 17 – 21, 2017 in Genoa, Italy. Paper Submission Deadline: April 01, 2017
Both activities are expense-paid programmes and will allow participants to travel and stay at a hosting location and learn about HPC: 1. The 2017 International Summer School on HPC Challenges in Computational Sciences 2. The PRACE Summer of HPC 2017 programm.
The loss of Anna Tramontano is a sad moment for the international scientific community. We remember her kindness and scientific stature.
Cineca and the foundation ParCo Conferences organize at Bologna from 12 September to 15 September 2017 the International Conference on Parallel Computing. Since their inception in 1983 the ParCo conferences stimulated the development and application of parallel computers on a world-wide scale. Deadline extended: 19 March 2017
Transnational Access Programme for a Pan-European Network of HPC Research Infrastructures and Laboratories for scientific computing (HPC-Europa3) is the new 4-years project funded by EC. HPC-Europa3 aims at maintaining the persistency of a high quality service of transnational access to the most advanced HPC infrastructures available in Europe for the European research science community.
Researchers of the Universities and Research Centers based in Lombardy are invited to submit scientific projects in order to receive High Performance Resources and specialized support. The proposals are eligible from any scientific discipline. Deadline: 15th February 2017