ISC 2017 Workshop Agenda

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9.00 Session 1: Careers in HPC Session Chair: Alison Kennedy, STFC Hartree Centre
9.00 – 9.10 Welcome  Toni Collis, EPCC, The University of Edinburgh & Women in HPC
9.10 – 9.20 Hints and tips for public speaking Kelly Gaither, TACC
9.20 – 9.30 How to take the next step in your career Trish Damkroger, Intel
9.30 – 9.40 Effective workplace communication Rebecca Hartman-Baker, NERSC
9.40 – 10.00 Career Panel Discussion: Hints and tips to progress your career Chair: Alison Kennedy, STFC Hartree Centre
Panellists:

Trish Damkroger, Intel
Kelly Gaither, TACC
Rebecca Hartman-Baker, NERSC
10.00 – 10.30 Speed Networking Chair: Toni Collis, EPCC, The University of Edinburgh & Women in HPC
10.30 – 11.00 Poster Lightning Talks Chair: Rebecca Hartman-Baker, NERSC
11.00 – 11.30

 

Coffee including poster mixer

 

11.30 Session 2: Improving diversity in the workplace Session Chair: Kim McMahon, McMahon Consulting
11.30 – 12.00 Recent findings from WHPC on the HPC workforce  Toni Collis, EPCC, The University of Edinburgh & Women in HPC
12.00 – 12.55 Panel Discussion: Diversifying the HPC workforce
1. How to successfully address discrimination in the workplace
2. How to identify the roadblocks facing those in underrepresented groups that we may be overlooking
3. The benefits of mentoring and professional networks.
Chair: Kim McMahon, McMahon Consulting
Panellists:
Carolyn Coke Reed Devany, Data Vortex Technologies
Adrian Jackson, EPCC, The University of Edinburgh
Kathryn Mohror, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Jessica Popp, DDN
12.55 – 13.00 Thank you and close  Toni Collis, EPCC, The University of Edinburgh & Women in HPC