Keynote 2: HPC and AI as Drivers for Industrial Engagement
TimeMonday, November 12th10:30am - 11:10am
DescriptionThe Hartree Centre is transforming UK industry through high performance computing, big data and cognitive technologies. Backed by over £170 million of government funding and significant strategic partnerships with organisations such as IBM and Atos, the Hartree Centre is home to some of the most technically advanced high performance computing, data analytics, machine learning technologies and experts in the UK. From early stage SMEs to international corporations, we work with industry and the research community to address real life challenges and accelerate the adoption of high performance technologies, delivering transformative gains in performance, productivity and time to market. The Hartree Centre works to maintain the UK's position at the forefront of industrial innovation through a range of computational services and collaborative partnerships. This talk gives examples of the work being undertaken at the Hartree Centre, applying emerging technologies and scalable algorithms to industry challenge-led projects.