POP3 Kickoff Meeting

Tuesday, January 23, 2024

On January 22 and 23, 2024, partners of the original POP CoE -- Barcelona Supercomputing Centre (BSC), High Performance Computing Center Stuttgart (HLRS), Jülich Supercomputing Centre (JSC), Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen (RWTH), and TERATEC, as well as our new members for the third phase of the project -- INESC ID -- met in sunny Barcelona for the kick-off meeting for the third round of funding for the POP CoE. The third phase will run from January 2024 to December 2026. Unfortunately, long term partner Numerical Algorithms Group Ltd (NAG) is no longer part of the team.

After the introduction by the coordinator, Prof. Jesús Labarta, the four new work packages of the project were discussed:

  • WP1: Project Managment (BSC)
  • WP2: Users (JSC)
    • Dissenination
    • Training
    • Business development
    • Customer advocate
  • WP3: Services (BSC)
    • Assessments
    • Second level services
  • WP4: Co-design (RWTH)
    • Co-design resources
    • EPI co-design
    • Tools
    • Methodology