|02-06-12, 06:20 AM||#1|
Join Date: Jun 2009
Are You an HPC Industry Insider?
Be sure to join your colleagues at the 26th annual High Performance Computing and Communications conference March 26-28, 2012 in Newport, Rhode Island.
New for 2012: The NHPCC Annual Conference Goes Global
The National High Performance Computing and Communications Conference (NHPCC) will highlight several exciting changes this year.
Also known as the 'Newport Conference,' the elite gathering that started 26 years ago as a one-day event to bring vendors together with government agency personnel has expanded its focus this year to include a more global perspective.
The new global focus features a roster of world-class speakers:
Emphasis on Manufacturing
Bringing HPC to manufacturing is an important initiative, in the U.S. and the rest of the world. Competitiveness is an elusive goal that requires continual refinement and adoption of new technologies. HPCC 2012 will highlight this critical area with discussions on the application of HPC to modern manufacturing to address what many refer to as the 'missing middle' ' referring to the thousands of small and mid-size businesses not currently taking advantage of high performance computing in areas such as design, manufacturing, logistics, transportation, etc.
Speakers in this area will include:
HPCC Registration is now open. Early bird registration fees are available up through February 24.
And be sure to see the insideHPC travel article on Newport posted earlier this month by Robert Murphy.