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Women in HPC Lead the Change to Improve Diversity at ISC 2016

Edinburgh, Scotland, May 18, 2016 – Women in High Performance Computing (WHPC) will be running several activities at ISC High Performance 2016 with the aim of broadening participation in the conference. The range of activities is designed to reach as broad an audience as possible, to prompt discussion and encourage the adoption of best diversity practices throughout the HPC community.

The full press release is available here.

EuroMPI 2016 and Women in HPC Announce First of its Kind Collaboration to Improve Diversity at HPC Conferences

Edinburgh, Scotland, May 2, 2016 – Women in High Performance Computing (WHPC) is delighted to announce a partnership with EuroMPI 2016, the pre-eminent meeting for users, developers and researchers to interact and discuss new developments and applications of message passing parallel computing. This is the first partnership between WHPC and a high performance computing conference, and will ensure that EuroMPI 2016 will make diversity a key consideration when organizing the conference. One of the conference goals is for MPI users and developers to consider equality of opportunity and diversity to be of paramount importance to the ongoing innovation and growth of their community.

For the full press release is available here.

Women in HPC Recognized by HPCwire Readers’ Choice Award for Leadership in Workforce Diversity

Austin, Texas, November 16, 2015 – The Women in HPC Organization (WHPC) was acknowledged today for their efforts to bring recognition to the issue of diversity in HPC, as voted on by the readers of HPCwire. WHPC has been awarded the HPCwire Readers’ Choice for Workforce Diversity Leadership, presented at the 2015 International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage, and Analysis (SC15).

For the full press release is available here.