BLOGS POSTS FROM THE DAY:

SGI and Bright Showcase their Collaboration at the Met Office, at UK HPC event

View the full blog post here at brightcomputing.com

A Product Launch, A Catapult and 17GB Wheat – Three Very Different Events in Just Over a Week

View the full blog post here at catalyst.sinc.co.uk

 

British Library at High Performance Computing and Big Data 2017

View the full blog post here at blogs.bl.uk

Plenary Presentations

CHAIR’S OPENING REMARKS

DR TOM WILKIE
Former Editor-In-Chief
Scientific Computing World

OPENING ADDRESS: DRIVING THE UK TO THE FOREFRONT OF DATA ANALYTICS

DANIEL ZEICHNER MP
Chair
All-Party Parliamentary Group on Data Analytics

UNLOCKING THE UK’S DATA SCIENCE POTENTIAL WITH THE PIONEERING ALAN TURING INSTITUTE

PROFESSOR ANTHONY LEE
Strategic Programme Director for the Turing-Intel Programme
Alan Turing Institute

WHY ICELANDIC HPC COULD BE BIOINFORMATICS’ BEST FRIEND

DOMINIC WARD
VP of Corporate and Business Development
Verne Global

TIMOTHY STITT
Head of Scientific Computing
Earlham Institute

INFRASTRUCTURES AND MODERN APPLICATIONS FOR FINE-TUNED FORECASTING

DAVE UNDERWOOD
Deputy Director of HPC
The Met Office

PREDICTIVE SCIENCE IN EXTREME CONDITIONS WITH RICH IMAGE DATA

DR LLION EVANS
Researcher
Culham Centre for Fusion Energy

IMPLEMENTING THE ETHICS OF BIG DATA PRACTICES

PROFESSOR LUCIANO FLORIDI
Director of Research, Professor of Philosophy and Ethics of Information
Oxford Internet Institute

STREAM ONE: HIGH PERFORMANCE COMPUTING

HARNESSING THE POWER OF PREDICTIVE COMPUTATIONAL SCIENCE

MASSIMO NORO
Science Leader, High Performance Computing
Unilever

POWERING EUROPE IN THE RACE TOWARDS EXASCALE COMPUTING

PROFESSOR JOHN GOODACRE
Professor of Computer Architectures
University of Manchester

OVERCOMING THE BARRIERS TO CREATING LOCALISED RESEARCH CAPACITY

DR ANDREAS BITERNAS
HPC and Linux Lead
King’s College London

STREAM TWO: BIG DATA

UNDERSTANDING CUSTOMER DATA THROUGH APPLYING PREDICTIVE DATA SCIENCE

SUE DALEY
Head of Programme, Big Data, Cloud & Mobile
techUK

SOLVING BIG DATA PROBLEMS WITH UNIVERSITY-INDUSTRY PARTNERSHIPS

DR PIERRE-ANDRÉ MAUGIS
Head of Technology Transfer
The UCL Big Data Institute

GAINING VALUE FROM BIG DATA ANALYTICS: A GOVERNANCE PERSPECTIVE

RICHARD J SELF
Research Fellow, Big Data Lab and Senior Lecturer in Analytics and Governance, Department of Computing and Maths
College of Engineering and Technology, University of Derby

Seminar Presentations

MANAGING THE UNMANAGEABLE: TAMING THE DATA DELUGE

Barry Evans, CTO, ArcaStream

ENABLING DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION USING HPC AND DEEP LEARNING AS A SERVICE

Andy Grant, VP, HPC and Big Data, Atos

Stuart Wilson, Director, Strategic HPC and Big Data Sales, Atos

Michael Gleaves, Deputy Director, Hartree Centre

MAXIMISING YOUR INVESTMENT IN HIGH PERFORMANCE COMPUTING

Dr Ben Bennett, Head of HPC Marketing, SGI

Lee Carter, VP EMEA & APAC, Bright Computing

ACCELERATING SCIENCE AND INNOVATION – IT’S GOOD TO SHARE

Martin Hamilton, Futurist, Jisc

Alison Davis, CIO, Francis Crick Institute

Tim Cutts, Head of Scientific Computing, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute

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