Sun HPC Consortium -- Dresden Germany 2007
By templedf on May 17, 2007
The registration web site is now open for the Sun HPC Consortium -- Dresden Germany 2007.
Sun Microsystems' High Performance and Research Computing Team and the Sun HPC Consortium Steering Committee are pleased to invite you to:
High Performance Computing Consortium -- Dresden Germany 2007
June, 24th (Welcome reception), 25th and 26th, in conjunction with ISC'07.
Westin Bellevue Hotel, Dresden Germany
For complete information on the event plus weekend hotel and on-line registration,
Expect some announcements from Sun at this event, we have scheduled some
interesting/innovative technology updates.
New products will be highlighted, and most probably, we also will get the all-new
"Sun Blackbox" ( http://www.sun.com/emrkt/blackbox/ ) on display. All for you!
LOCATION AND AGENDA:
The Dresden 2007 HPC Consortium meeting will be located near the Dresden City Center at the beautiful Westin Bellevue Resort. The meeting will be held just before the ISC'07 (http://www.supercomp.de/isc2007/) conference in Dresden.
If you have concerns about transportation to and from the Dresden ISC'07 event during the Consortium please indicate this on your registration, or email the coordinators at either email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The draft agenda for the 3 days event is now available. Note the talks from Sun and also your fellow HPC users on the challenges and state of the art for science, engineering and research computing today. Sessions will be all day on Monday and Tuesday. See draft agenda at the following address:
NOTE: The program will also feature (2) Vendor Forums with (3) speakers each.
If you are interested in delivering a talk, please email a short abstract to email@example.com.
Remember to register early and save! There is a reduced hotel rate if you register before June 5th, 2007.
Who should attend:
All Sun scientific, engineering, or research computing customers or anyone interested in high-performance computing on Sun technologies. Each meeting is designed to address a wide range of interests from application developers to CIOs and VPs of Research.
The Sun HPC Consortium agenda will include Sun-confidential information and all attendees must sign a Confidential information Disclosure Agreement or have an existing Agreement on file with your local Sun sales office.
Sign up for the HPC Consortium e-mail list! Aachen University has taken the lead to help build the community. Only members of the list can post to the list. To sign up go to:
Please be aware that due to extension of the Dresden airport tarmac, the whole airport will closed between June 22nd, 15:00 and June 25th, 7:00.
More information at:
Travel agancies are aware of the airport shutdown, and most flights heading to Dresden will be redirected to the close-by Leizig-Halle airport. Bus shuttles will then be available to get to the Dresden airport. Please make sure that when booking your travel to Dresden, you anticipate on the additonal travel time needed to get to Dresden.
ABOUT THE CONSORTIUM
The Consortium's mission is to provide the high performance computing community with leadership and provide a forum for information exchange to enable the development and effective use of Sun computational tools in achieving the business and research objectives of the Sun technical computing community.
Participants represent a broad range of computing applications and environments. The meeting format is designed to give participants the opportunity to present HPC developments, discuss applications and needs with their peers, and to hear and provide feedback on Sun's engineering plans.
Previous agendas and presentations are on line at:
Thank you for your interest in working with Sun to better serve the scientific and research computing communities.