iCAS2019 Speakers and Titles

Thus far, the following speakers and presentations will be part of the iCAS 2019 Symposium program. More speakers are being lined up, and a detailed schedule will be posted soon.

Applying Data Analytics and Machine Learning to Storage Systems to Help Meet Organizational Goals
Bill Anderson, National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)


NCAR Plan for Science at Scale
Jeff de La Beaujardière, NCAR


ESiWACE, the Center of Excellence in Simulation of Weather and Climate in Europe
Joachim Bieramp, DKRZ


Status of climate prediction and future challenges at NERSC
François Counillon, Nansen Environmental and Remote Sensing Center (NERSC)


Climate modelling workflow at IPSL: Producing (a lot of) CMIP6 simulations and making sense of them
Sébastien Denvil, Institute Pierre Simon Laplace (IPSL)


How to use deep learning in weather and climate models
Peter Dueben, European Centre for Medium-range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF)


The New Innovation Game: Rebooting Infrastructure for more productive Climate, Weather, Earth and Environmental Systems Research
Ben Evans, National Computational Infrastructure (Australia)


NERSC 9: A Pre-Exascale System for Simulation, Data, and Learning
Richard Gerber, National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center (NERSC)


NCAR-NOAA collaboration on a US National Water Model
Moha el Gharamti, NCAR


NCAR’s Next Procurement: Meeting Users’ Reliability and Storage Demands
David Hart, NCAR


Machine Learning Activities at NCAR
Rich Loft, NCAR


NCAR’s CMIP6 Efforts
Sheri Mickelson, NCAR

New Frontiers in CI and Computing for Climate and Weather Applications and
How They Relate to the NSF Ten Big Ideas

Subashree Mishra, U.S. National Science Foundation


Title TBD

Antonio Navarra, Euro-Mediterranean Center for Climate Change (CMCC)

Ultra​-​​​high resolution supercell simulations visualized with Vapor 3
Leigh Orf, U Wisconsin


Present State and Future Of Computing at ECMWF
Martin Palkovič, ECMWF


Title TBD
Niall Robinson, UK Met Office Informatics Lab


CMIP6 data infrastructure at DKRZ
Hannes Thiemann, German Climate Computing Centre (DKRZ)

Vendor Talks

Cray’s vision for converged architectures and emerging HPC technologies

Ilene Carpenter, Cray

Applications performance on Arm HPC architecture

Phil Ridley, ARM

PGI Compiler Assisted Software Testing (PCAST)

Dave Norton, PGI