On the fence about attending PEARC18? Maybe these topics will help you decide:

  • Bytes and BTUs: Lessons Learned from the World’s Most Energy Efficient Data Center
    (Tuesday, July 24, 8am)(Steve Hammond, National Renewable Energy Center

  • Towards a National Cyberinfrastructure Ecosystem: The Role of Software Institutes
    (Tuesday, July 24, 8am)(Vipin Chaudhary, National Science Foundation)

  • Neuroscience and Advanced Computing
    (Wednesday, July 25, 8am (Gregory Farber, National Institute of Mental Health)

  • Using Advanced Computing to Recover Black Women’s Lost History
    (Wednesday, July 25, 8am)(Ruby Mendenhall, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)

  • Town Hall: NSF Office of Advanced Cyberinfrastructure
    (Wednesday, July 25, 1:30pm)(Manish Parashar, National Science Foundation, OAC)

  • Hacking Academia/Trusted CI Panel Discussion
    (Thursday, July 26, 8am)(Anita Nikolich, Illinois Institute of Technology) 

  • Championing Research Computing
    (Thursday, July 26, 10:30am)(Campus Champions Fellows)

PEARC18 will take place July 22-26 at the Wyndham Grand Pittsburgh Downtown (600 Commonwealth Place, Pittsburgh Pa 15222). The hotel is selling out quickly, but they are still providing the conference rate to attendees so don’t delay!

To view the conference schedule, go to: https://ssl.linklings.net/conferences/pearc/pearc18_program/views/at_a_glance.html

To book your hotel room, go to: https://aws.passkey.com/e/49070408