Agenda

Day One: Tuesday, 27 August, 2019

9:00-9:10   Eye Opener
HPC-AI Advisory Council
  Gilad Shainer
9:10-9:25   Welcome
Pawsey Supercomputing Centre
  Mark Stickells
9:25-10:05   Community Catalysts: In a word, AI is impacting HPC “Everywhere”!
Techenablement
  Rob Farber
10:10-10:40   Innovator Insights: Cray, Inc   Arti Garg
10:40-11:00   Networking Break
10:45-11:15   Innovator Insights: Cray, Inc.   Per Nyberg
11:00-11:45   Keynote: The Ohio State University
  DK Panda
11:50-12:20   Community Catalysts: Developments towards an International HPC Certification
University of Melbourne
  Lev Lafayette
12:25-12:55   Innovator Insights: Liquid Cooling: Exceeding the Limits of Air Cooling to Unlock Greater Potential in High Performance Computing
XENON Systems
  Werner Scholz
13:00-13:45   Luncheon
13:45-14:15   Innovator Insights: - Hewlett Packard Enterprise    
14:20-15:00   Community Catalysts: Beyond Bitcoin: Blockchain and distributed ledger technology for High Performance Computing and AI
Providentia Worldwide
  Ryan Quick
15:05-15:35   Ryan Quick:
Western Digital
  Gary Mancuso
15:35-15:55   Networking Break
15:55–16:25   Innovator Insights:
NVIDIA
  Fernanda Foertter
16:30–17:00   Best Practices: Virtual vs Physical Benefits: Using rCUDA remote GPU Virtualization Middleware
Universitat Politecnica de Valencia
  Federico Silla
17:05-17:35   Innovator Insights:
TBC
 
17:40-18:25   Keynote: The University of Tsukuba
  Taisuke Boku
18:25   Recap & Wrap-up    
18:30-21:00   SUNDOWNER @ PAWSEY SUPERCOMPUTING CENTRE    


Day Two: Wednesday, 28 August, 2019

9:05-12:00   2nd International Symposium on Systems Monitoring and Application Benchmarking
9:00-9:10   Introductions
Pawsey Supercomputing Centre
  Mark Cheeseman
9:10-9:40   HPC in the Cloud
Monash University
  Gin Tan & Swe Aung
9:40-10:10   HPC Benchmarking and Workload deployments on Microsoft Azure
Microsoft
  Gujrathi
10:10–10:40   A Computationally Efficient Approach to Modelling Tropical Cyclone Wind-fields
ReASK
  Nic Hannah
10:40-11:10   Assessment of Procurement Tenders for HPC and Supercomputing Resources
Cray
  Patricia Balle
11:10-11:40   Best Practices Used in the Development of Singularity
Sylabs
  Michael Bauer
11:40–12:15   Application Benchmarking and Scale-up in the Archanan Development Cloud

Archanan
  Alex Nodeland & Lukasz Orlowski
12:15-12:30   Symposium Wrap    
12:30-13:15   Luncheon
13:15–14:00   Innovator Insights: Exascale & EuroHPC Projects
Atos
  Marc Simon
14:05 - 14:35   Best Practices: The Ohio State University
  DK Panda
14:40– 15:20   Community Catalysts: Centro Svizzero di Calcolo Scientifico (CSCS)   Jean M Favre
15:25-15:45   Networking Break
15:20-15:35   Networking Break  
15:35–16:05   Innovator Insights:
Mellanox Technologies
  Scot Schultz
16:10-16:40   Best Practices: New Approaches to Scaling Wide-Field Imaging Algorithms to SKA-Levels
Curtain University
  Melanie Johnston Hollitt
16:45-17:15   Community Catalysts: DownUnder GeoSolutions   Stuart Midgley
17:20-18:05   End Note: ANU/NCI    
18:10   Raffle & Wrap-up    
18:30–20:00   DownUnder GeoSolutions Sundowner    

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