Highlights of the ACM Europe Conference held in September are now available on video. Watch sessions from the High Performance Computing and Cybersecurity tracks, including panel discussions, a Turing Lecture by Silvio Micali and an HPC keynote talk by ACM Athena Lecturer Katherine Yelick. An album of photos from the event is also available.
On 7 September, a panel on Cybersecurity examined current trends and discussed issues in research, education and ethics. The panel was moderated by the new ACM Europe Council Chair, Chris Hankin (Imperial College London) and included panelists from European agencies, the USACM Public Policy Council and EUACM, the ACM Europe Policy Committee.
On 8 September, an HPC panel of top experts from the Barcelona Supercomputing Center, Argonne National Laboratory, Japanese national supercomputing center, Hartree Centre at the Science and Facilities Council’s National Laboratory (UK), Chalmers University of Technology (Sweden), and Sun Yat-sen University/Beihang University (China) reviewed progress and current plans for the worldwide roadmap toward exascale computing. The panel was moderated by Thomas Skordas, Director for Digital Excellence and Science Infrastructure at the European Commission.