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SC18: How to connect with SGCI and other gateway-related presentations

If you're attending SC18 in Dallas, we hope to see you there! We've compiled presentations that will be given by our staff below, as well as those being given by our partners and anything else that's gateway-related. 

Presentations by SGCI Staff

Monday, November 12

Tuesday, November 13

  • 11:15am-12:00pm
    SGCI's Marlon Pierce and Suresh Marru, along with Eric Coulter, will present "Building Science Gateways with Apache Airavata" at the Indiana University booth #2400.
  • 1:30pm-3:00pm
    SGCI's Sandra Gesing, Claire Stirm, and Maytal Dahan will participate in "The Next 150 Years of Health, Aerospace, AI, and Climate Change Research" panel at the Purdue University booth #1005.

Wednesday, November 14

  • 11:30am-12:00pm
    SGCI's Mike Zentner will present "When We Make Giant Leaps, Let's Not Forget Them: How to Sustain Your Research" at the Purdue University booth #1005.
  • 3:00-3:30pm
    SGCI's Nancy Wilkins-Diehr and Mike Zentner will give a talk about sustainability for gateways at SDSC Booth #3013. Members of SGCI's leadership team will be available at this time for a meet-and-greet, and craft beer will be served!
  • 3:30-5:00pm
    SGCI's Sandra Gesing will be one of the panelists at the "Sustaining Research Software" Panel at C147/148/154.

Posters of Interest

The SC18 poster session will take place November 13-15. Here is a list of posters of interest:

SGCI Partners at SC18

XSEDE
The XSEDE exhibit booth #3935 will be staffed by representatives from XSEDE. XSEDE events include:

  • Tuesday, November 13, 10:00am-11:30am
    • Breakfast with Champions: Join XSEDE in celebrating the Campus Champion program's 10-year anniversary. Breakfast will be available, and you'll have an opportunity to network with Champions. RSVP on Facebook.
  • Wednesday, November 14, 4:00-6:00pm
    • Discover More with XSEDE Reception: XSEDE will celebrate the launch of their new campaign, Discover More with XSEDE. Talk with XSEDE leadership and project staff to learn how to get involved. RSVP on Facebook
  • Thursday, November 15, 12:15-1:15pm

Omnibond
Stop by exhibit booth #3846 to talk with representatives from Omnibond.

Globus
Stop by exhibit booth #4201 to talk with representatives from Globus. Globus events include:

  • Tuesday, November 13
    • Hacktorial: Globus in the Cloud (part of the SC18 Cloud HPC Hack also sponsored by SGCI), presented by Vas Vasiliadis, Chief Customer Officer at Globus
    • Presentation: Scaling Materials Research with Globus and Western Digital, 1:00-2:00pm, Western Digital booth #3901, Globus presenter: Greg Nawrocki, Director of Customer Engagement
    • Mini Workshops: Hands-On with Globus, presented by Vas Vasiliadis, Chief Customer Officer at Globus
  • Wednesday, November 14
    • Mini Workshops: Hands-On with Globus, presented by Vas Vasiliadis, Chief Customer Officer at Globus
    • Presentation: Scaling Materials Research with Globus and Western Digital, 3:00-3:20pm, Western Digital booth #3901, Globus presenter: Greg Nawrocki, Director of Customer Engagement
    • Presentation: Identity Management Update (part of Middleware And Grid Interagency Coordination (MAGIC) meeting), 3:00-3:14pm, D175, Globus presenter: Rachana Ananthakrishnan, Globus Head of Products
  • Thursday, November 15

Other Presentations and Events of Interest

  • Monday, November 12 is the Fifth SC Workshop on Best Practices for HPC Training and Education (BPHTE18). There will be lightning talks from 2-3pm. "Programmable Education Infrastructure: Cloud resources as HPC Education Environments" will be presented by Eric Coulter, along with others, at 2:45pm.
  • Stop by Ohio Supercomputing Center's booth #3037 for daily live demos of Open OnDemand

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