Keynote

Konstantinos Repanas1 1Policy Officer, Open Science | European Commission   Abstract: The talk will target two enablers of Open Science policies: responsible research data management, in line with the FAIR principles, and the development of supporting infrastructure such as the...
  • February 26, 2020
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Ivy Wong1,2 1CSIRO Astronomy & Space Science, PO Box 1130, Bentley, WA 6102 2ICRAR-M468 UWA, 35 Stirling Hwy, Crawley, WA 6009   Abstract: Supermassive black holes lurk in the heart of most if not all galaxies. As galaxies grow and...
  • February 20, 2020
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Christine Kirkpatrick1 1San Diego Supercomputer Center   Abstract: ‘Time to science’ describes the time consumed by activities scientists engage in before they can get to work – research in their chosen domain. Rather than spending time on scientific inquiry, productive...
  • February 19, 2020
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James Gallagher1 1OPeNDAP Cloud computing represents a collection of different technologies that offer great promise but with sprawling features and documentation that can test one’s patience. In this lecture we will examine some common ‘cloud computing myths’ and two kinds...
  • April 30, 2019
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Charlie Ewan, Alberto Arribas1 1Met Office, Exter, Devon United Kingdom During the last 70 years, solving physical equations on High Performance Computers has been the main workhorse of weather, climate and environmental research and prediction. It has been a fantastic...
  • April 28, 2019
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Erin Robinson1 1Earth Science Information Partners, Boulder USA   Science funders around the world both federal and private are spending millions of dollars on large scale, data-intensive collaborative science projects. After all, the wicked challenges facing us in all fields...
  • April 25, 2019
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Dr Carina Kemp1 1AARNet, Chatswood, Australia The last 20 years have seen an explosion in technologies to enable data to be FAIR. Semantic Web and Web Services emerged as potential technologies in the early 2000s but how long has it...
  • April 25, 2019
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Dr Kendall Ackley   The uniquely sensitive Laser Interferometric Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) facilities have begun routinely detecting signal traces from distant massive black hole and neutron star mergers, some of which happened hundreds of millions of years ago. Representing a...
  • May 23, 2018
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Brendan Bouffler AWS Research Cloud   The promise of the super-computing industry has always been that pioneering bleeding-edge technologies we build for the hyperscale filter down to become mainstream quickly enough to fuel exciting stories about how the phone in your pocket is...
  • May 15, 2018
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KJ Pittl Google   As an AI-first company, Google aims to develop the benefits of machine learning for everyone. Democratizing ML tools and platforms and building inclusive machine learning algorithms is crucial to make this work successfully. Machine learning bias...
  • May 11, 2018
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