The PRACEdays17 program will follow the tradition set by the first three editions and will include international keynote presentations from high-level scientists and researchers from academia and industry, including among others Telli van der Lei, Senior Scientist Supply Chain and Process Modeling at DSM; Nuria Lopez, Professor at the Institute of Chemical Research of Catalonia; and Xue-Feng Yuan, Director of the Institute for Systems Rheology (ISR), P. R. China.
On May 16-17, 22 parallel talks will cover a wide range of topics and fields. On the last day, a closing panel moderated by Inma Martinez, considered by FORTUNE and TIME as one of the world’s leading digital media strategists, will wrap up the conference. A poster session and cocktail reception, an Open Session of the PRACE User Forum, a networking dinner, and several Awards complete the three-day event.
In related news, the EXDCI project, coordinated by PRACE together with ETP4HPC, will organize workshops alongside PRACEdays17. The European HPC Summit Week will start with the EXDCI workshop on Monday. On Tuesday and Wednesday, the week will continue with PRACEdays17. On Thursday, the ETP4HPC and EUDAT workshops will take place. The week will finish with scientific workshops of FETHPC project and Centers of Excellence.