Collegeville Workshop Series on Scientific Software, July 21-23, 2020

The Collegeville Workshop Series on Scientific Software is intended to bring together three communities of scientific software developers: academia, industry, and laboratories. While there are certainly existing exchanges between these communities, we are dedicated to improving awareness of common needs, unique contributions, and career paths that span these communities. The first workshop in 2019 focused on software sustainability. The 2020 workshop will focus on developer...

Cybersecurity Webinar: Strategies for Better Incident Response, June 25, 2020

The "Strategies for better incident response" webinar will be June 25, 2020, at 3 pm ET. Registration is available here .  Abstract: It's not if a cybersecurity incident will happen, it's when. Learn key strategies for effective incident response to better protect open science projects. This webinar will discuss key concepts and essential components of incident response and incident response planning. Attendees will learn how to develop a customized incident response plan...

Virtual 2020 NSF Cybersecurity Summit: Sept. 22-24, 2020

The 2020 NSF Cybersecurity Summit is scheduled to take place Tuesday, September 22 through Thursday the 24th. Due to the impact of the global pandemic, this year’s summit will be virtual. The final program is still evolving but will maintain the mission to provide a format designed to increase the NSF community’s understanding of cybersecurity strategies that strengthen trustworthy science: what data, processes, and systems are crucial to the scientific mission, what risks they...

Travel Grants Available for Broader Engagement (BE) program & Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) 2021: Apply by June 26, 2020

Applications are now being accepted for travel grants for participation in the Broader Engagement (BE) program and the Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) 2021 Computational Science and Engineering (CSE21) conference in Fort Worth, Texas, which will be on March 1-March 5, 2021.  Funding is available for undergraduate and graduate students in all areas of computational science and engineering. There are also limited funds available for faculty and professionals. If you...

SGCI Partner NCSA Awarded $10 million by NSF for Deployment of Delta

The  National Science Foundation's  (NSF)  Innovative High-Performance Computing program , has awarded $10 million to the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) to deploy and operate Delta, an advanced computing and data resource that will shape the future of technology and practice in advanced research computing. With the deployment of the Delta system, NCSA takes an active role in expanding the adoption of  GPU-based computing  and continues to be...

Bridges-2 Webinar, May 28, 2020

Bridges-2 Webinar, Thursday, May 28, 11am ET. Register here . This will be an hour-long informative and interactive webinar about the highly anticipated new supercomputer Bridges-2. Bridges-2 is funded by the National Science Foundation and will provide transformative capability for rapidly evolving, computation-intensive, and data-intensive research, creating opportunities for collaboration and convergence research. The webinar will highlight: System features, including...

XSEDE Webinar: Introduction to Expanse, June 18, 2020

Introduction to Expanse will be presented on June 18, 2020, by Mahdhar Tatineni , Ph.D., SDSC User Support Group Lead, Research Programmer Analyst The webinar will provide an introduction to Expanse, the upcoming NSF funded HPC resource at SDSC. Detailed information will be provided on the Expanse system architecture including the CPU, GPU nodes, and the InfiniBand network. An overview of the AMD Rome architecture and optimization guidelines will be provided with examples.  ...

Webinar: Social Media Analytics and the COVID-19 Infodemic, May 19, 2020

Upcoming Webinar: Social Media Analytics and the COVID-19 Infodemic May 19, 2020, 12pm Central Time Register:  https://lnkd.in/eUPmyAt. Join  Joseph T. Yun , the PI for the  Social Media Macroscope , for an upcoming webinar about Social Media Analytics and the COVID-19 'Infodemic'. Webinar Description: “We’re not just fighting an epidemic; we’re fighting an infodemic,” said Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the World Health...

Science Node article "From biochemistry to bioinformatics: A doctoral career transformed by an internship" highlights SGCI intern Yuexi Chen

SGCI intern Yuexi Chen worked on the GenApp gateway during the summer of 2018. This Science Node article highlights how the internship shaped the course of her studies and career goals.

XSEDE ECSS Symposium: Gateway Production Monitoring & Essentials for a Successful XRAC Proposal, May 19, 2020

The next XSEDE ECSS Symposium will be  Tuesday, May 19 at 10:00 am PT / 1:00 pm ET . More information about the Symposium series and links to previous presentation can be found here:  https://www.xsede.org/for- users/ecss/ecss-symposium . Speaker: Kenneth Yoshimoto (SDSC) Title: Gateway Production Monitoring Abstract:  In order to monitor the function of a production gateway, Neuroscience Gateway (NSG), two programs were developed to test...