High Success of SESAME Net in Serbia

After a workshop in Belgrade, a SESAME Net Workshop with training was organized at the Faculty of Electronic Engineering University in Niš, held on 8th of May, 2017. It attracted 24 SMEs from South Serbia, interested in using HPC technology. SMEs were invited to take part in both, the Regional Economy Chamber and Cluster for Advanced Technologies. After the presentation of SESAME Net project facts and objectives, research/teaching staff from the Faculty of Electronic Engineering presented IT/HPC infrastructure of the Faculty and demonstrated their readiness to offer computational expertise to SMEs from the region.

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SESAME Net project at the European HPC Summit Week in Barcelona

All SESAME Net partners meet in Barcelona to attend the HPC Summit Week and to promote the outcomes of the project. Coordinator representative, Mr. Tomi Ilijas had a presentation on Tuesday, 16th May on the »PRACE days Industrial Parallel Track-European Industry«. He presented the SESAME Net project and stressed the importance of the “European roadmap for improving SME uptake of HPC”.

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SESAME Net at HANNOVER MESSE – technology show

The SESAME Net project was presented on the Hannover Messe from 24th to 28th of April.

Main goal was to spread the information about what the project and related network can offer – targeted on SMEs. The event was a good spot to promote the newly developed HPC4SME Assessment Tool that was launched in early March and to get SMEs doing the assessment process. Altogether during the fair the partners have done more than 30 assessments.

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ICHEC Celebrating the 10th Anniversary

From a small group of six people supported through seed funding from Science Foundation Ireland in 2006, ICHEC has rapidly grown to become an established Centre of International reputation.

In celebration of ICHEC’s 10th Anniversary, a public event had been held at the Royal Irish Academy on Wednesday 30th November, with guest Roberto Viola Director General of DG CONNECT presenting a talk on HPC and Competitiveness in Ireland and Europe.Continue reading

SESAME Net Presented by ICHEC at the “Supercomputing SMEs” in Ireland

The Irish Centre for High-End Computing – ICHEC held a SESAME NET event on Thursday 26th January 2017 to an audience of 25 people representing 10 SMEs, 1 MNC, 1 Public State Organization and 1 Irish State Development Agency. The event consisted of a series of short keynotes presented by four Irish SMEs, in addition to network partners: ICHEC, CESGA and ARCTUR.

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