I attended the Mixed Precision in Low-Rank Approximation and Randomization talks. I was very interested in their work that involves the use of preconditioners, Krylov Subspaces, and scalability of direct methods such as LU.
HPC Research Posters
The research posters related to HPC were posted all around the ground and second floor. I found some implementations on HPC cloud and migrations from AWS to Azure. Other interesting research we found was related to the infinite and the Conjugate Gradient.
Women in HPC
Today, we celebrated the reception of Women in HPC, present were all people in favour of the promotion and the development of the careers of women in HPC.
Closing up Keynote
Laura Barba and JeffMcVeigh gave the keynote in the afternoon. Laura highlighted the 10 years of PI Manifiesto and the impact in OpenSience. The Intel CEO presented new sustainable technologies towards the Zetaflops era (The Aurora core, Channel, I/O, storage).
Workshops and Cluster Competition
HPC organisations are still presenting their products and services in their booths.
The students from different universities are still competing with their clusters.
I had the chance to meet people from Estonia, Arabia Saudita and USA (Laura)!
Hewlett Packard Enterprise offered tonight an extraordinary dinner by the river.