PRACE has announced the keynote speakers for its 2014 Scientific and Industrial Conference. Organized around a theme of HPC for Innovation – when Science meets Industry, the event will take place in Barcelona May 20-22.
The ASCR Leadership Computing Challenge has issued its Call for Proposals for 2014. Open to scientists from the research community in industry, academia, and national laboratories, the ALCC program allocates up to 30% of the computational resources at ASCR’s supercomputing facilities.
Congress is directing the Energy Department to take the next decade to develop Exascale computing, according to language in the 2014 National Defense Authorization Act passed by the House last week, with a Senate vote expected this week.