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HPC-Europa is an EC-funded programme, coordinated by Cineca, which allows researchers to carry out short "transnational access" visits. The ninth call for visitors is now open. Deadline: 19th September 2019 (23:59 CET).
Leveraging national initiatives of the EU Member States and thematic initiatives developed by research communities to help build an Open Science and FAIR data-based European Open Science Cloud (EOSC).
European Processor Initiative (EPI) tutorial “First steps towards a made-in-Europe high-performance microprocessor” will be held on July 17th in Barcelona. Distinguished experts from the Initiative will give lectures during a three-hour meeting on HPC processor landscape and EPI’s plans. The tutorial is co-located with the ACM 2019 Summer school on HPC architectures for AI and applications
The Italian supercomputer MARCONI, available to the Italian and European scientific community by ISCRA and PRACE, is now number 21 with ~10,5 PFlops in the June 2019 Top500 list of the fastest supercomputers in the world. Two Cineca systems are ranked in the list.
Italy will host one of the pre-exascale class computers funded by the European Commission in the context of EuroHPC, a joint collaboration between European countries and the European Union about developing and supporting exascale supercomputing by 2022/2023.
The first MISTRAL hackathon project took place at the Fantoli laboratory of the Politecnico di Milano on May 30th 2019. Organized by Arpa Piemonte, it was attended by an audience of various thematic areas experts, introduced by Lorenzo Lipparini, Councilor for participation, active citizenship and open data, Professor Giovanni Menduni and Bernardo de Bernardinis, Civil Protection Department.
PRACE presented the PRACE Awards at the closing session of PRACEdays19, during the EuroHPC Summit Week 2019, which was held from 13 to 17 May in Poznań, Poland
The 2018 Cineca HPC report has been published and is available for download. This 6th edition of the Cineca HPC Annual Report continues our commitment to offer data and information about our effort and impact in High Performance Computing on the scientific community and to share with all our stakeholders our vision and perspectives of development.
The European DatSci & AI Awards are now accepting entries! The competition is open to individuals and teams working in the Data Science Ecosystem across Europe and is a unique opportunity to showcase research and application of Data Science/AI and get recognised in this growing industry.
CINECA is organising, in collaboration with PRACE and the HPC-Europa3 project, a three days workshop for industries and SMEs. The workshop will take place in Milan (Italy) from the 21st to the 23rd of May 2019.