March Agenda and Upcoming In-Person Events

ST PAUL, Minn., March 2, 2022—Hyperion Research, the leading industry analyst and market intelligence company for high-performance computing (HPC), AI, cloud, quantum, and related emerging markets , today announced that registration is open for the March 2022 HPC User Forum Virtual Meeting.

The HPC User Forum was established in 1999 as a forum for factual discussion of the global HPC community while addressing issues of common interest to users. The HPC User Forum is internationally recognized for its diverse user participation and facilitation of networking between users, vendors, government agencies and private industry. Each year, two meetings of full members are held in the United States and two abroad.

As with previous virtual HPC User Forum events, the upcoming March meeting will be streamed multiple times to accommodate attendees in different global time zones. The virtual meeting will consist of thematic sessions spread over three days, with generous break times between sessions:

  • US Favorable Time Zone: March 28-30: 10:00-15:00 CDT (Central Daylight Time; daily)
  • European/Asian Time Zone: March 29-31: 10:00am – 3:00pm BST (British Summer Time; daily)

To book a place at this exciting meeting, go to:

The meeting will feature a wide range of topics, including pre-exascale supercomputer updates, new directions for processors, energy efficiency updates, HPC advances in weather and climate, requirements and HPC system design solutions, industry guidance for system design software and announcements. of the 2021 HPC Innovation Award winners.

The meeting will bring together experts from around the world, including the following:

Pre-exascale supercomputer updates

  • Kimmo Koski, CSC IT Center for Science, Finland
  • Fumiyoshi Shoji, RIKEN modular systems and energy efficiency
  • Honggao Liu, Texas A&M University, Accelerating Computing for Emerging Sciences (ACES)
  • Chris Deprater, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, HPC Energy Efficiency Working Group HPC Systems Design and Software
  • Mark Wilkinson, University of Leicester, Exascale Computing Algorithms and Infrastructures Benefiting UK Research (ExCALIBUR)
  • Charles Hanna, HPE
  • Ulrich Rüde, Friedrich-Alexander-University
  • Atos (speaker to be determined)
  • Charles Hanna, HPE
  • Dan Ernst, Microsoft
  • Onur Celebioglu, Dell Technologies
  • Bob Murphy, WekaIO

New HPC research on weather and climate

  • Laura Carriere, NASA Climate Simulation Center
  • Rory Kelly, National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
  • Martin Palkovic, European Center for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF)
  • Thomas Ludwig, DKRZ (Deutches Klimarechenzentrum)
  • Gilbert Brunet, Bureau of Meteorology, Australia
  • Urlich Schättler, DWD (Deutscher Wetterdienst)

HPC Center updates and best practices

  • Brendan McGinty, NCSA, University of Illinois
  • Michael Resch, HLRS, University of Stuttgart
  • Rebecca Hartman-Baker, NERSC

Innovative technologies: new directions in processors for HPC

  • Craig Prunty, SiPearl
  • John Davis, European Laboratory for Open Computing Architecture (LOCA)
  • Masaru Kase, Fujitsu
  • Ellie DobsonGraphcore
  • Rob Schreiber, Cerebras
  • Many others

2021 HPC Innovation Award Winners

  • Ramin Hasani, MIT
  • Branko Kosovic, National Center for Atmospheric Research
  • Stefani Crabtree, Santa Fe Institute

Supplier Updates

  • HPE
  • Intel
  • MemVerge
  • Cornelis Networks
  • penguin computing

The agenda is available at:

The HPC User Forum is led by a volunteer Steering Committee comprised of leading users from government, industry and academia and is operated and managed by Hyperion Research for the benefit of the global HPC community.

Additional future events include:

  • June 21-22, 2022 / An in-person event at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee
  • September 6-8, 2022 / An in-person event will be held in Tucson, Arizona
  • October 5-6, 2022 / An in-person event at HLRS, Stuttgart, Germany

About Hyperion Research

Hyperion Research is the industry’s leading analyst and market intelligence firm for high performance computing (HPC) and related emerging markets. Hyperion Research analysts provide timely, critical and in-depth insights on a broad portfolio of advanced computing market segments, including high-performance computing (HPC), advanced artificial intelligence (AI), analytics High Performance Data Processing (HPDA), Quantum Computing, Cloud and Edge Computing.

Hyperion Research provides data-driven research, analysis, and recommendations for technologies, applications, and markets to help organizations around the world make effective decisions and seize growth opportunities. The research includes market sizing and forecasting, share tracking, segmentation, technology and related trends analysis, and user and vendor analysis for multi-user technical server technology used for HPC and HPDA (high performance data analysis). The company provides thought leadership and practical advice to users, vendors and other members of the global HPC community focusing on key market and technology trends within government, industry, commerce and from academia.

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