2017 SIGHPC/Intel Computational & Data Science Fellowship Applications Open

Are you - or your friend - studying data science or computing applications? If you're either a woman or a member of some other group that is underrepresented in computing, you'll want to know about this. It could be worth $15,000 per year to you. 

There's a new international program of graduate fellowships in computational and data science. Submissions opened March 15 for the ACM SIGHPC/Intel Computational & Data Science Fellowships. The fellowships were created to increase the diversity of students pursuing graduate degrees in data science and computational science, including women as well as students from racial/ethnic backgrounds that have not traditionally participated in the computing field. The program will support students pursuing degrees at institutions anywhere in the world. 

Nominations close April 30. Read more ...

ACM Fellow Jack Dongarra Discussed Current Trends in HPC

If you missed it live, check out "Current Trends in High Performance Computing and Challenges for the Future," presented live by ACM Fellow Jack Dongarra, Professor at the University of Tennessee. John West, Director of Strategic Initiatives at the Texas Advanced Computing Center; SIGHPC Vice-Chair, moderated this session. 

You can view our entire archive of past ACM Learning Webinars on demand at webinar.acm.org/.

Events and Opportunities for SIGHPC Members 

Upcoming deadlines:
SIGHPC is a proud co-sponsor of:
  • PASC17Platform for Advanced Scientific Computing (Lugano, Switzerland, 26-28 June 2017)
  • SC17:  International Conference on High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis (Denver, Colorado, 12-17 November 2017)
Check out these upcoming conferences, being held in cooperation with SIGHPC:
  • IPDPS 2017IEEE International Parallel & Distributed Processing Symposium (Orlando, Florida, 29 May - 2 June 2017)
  • ROSS 2017: International Workshop on Runtime and Operating Systems for Supercomputers (Washington DC, 26 June 2017)
  • Cluster 2017IEEE Cluster Conference (Honolulu, Hawaii, 5 - 8 September 2017)
  • EuroMPI/USA 2017EuroMPI/USA Conference (Chicago, Illinois, 25 - 28 September 2017)

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