Events & Trainings

Next-generation HPC workflows for natural hazards

Date: September 13, 2023
Location: Auditorium, BSC building, Barcelona (Spain)

The workshop titled “Next-generation HPC workflows for natural hazards” aims to bring together scientists and industry experts from the geoscience communities. This one-day event will take place on Wednesday 13 September 2023 at the auditorium from the Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC) headquarters in Barcelona, Spain. In particular, this workshop will include a hands-on session on HPC Workflow as a Service (HPCWaaS).
This workshop is organised in collaboration with the ChEESE HPC Center of Excellence, DT-GEO and GEO-INQUIRE projects.

Workshop agenda

TimeTitle Speaker and Affiliation
9:00 – 9:30hRegistration and arrival
9:30-10:00heFlows4HPC overviewRosa M. Badia (BSC)
10:00 – 10:50hOverview of eflows4HPC Pillar “Urgent Computing” workflowsMarisol Monterrubio (BSC) and Louise Cordrie (INGV)
10:50 – 11:20hCoffee break
11:20 – 12:30hDemo and Hands-on session about HPCWaaS
Demo (video)
Jorge Ejarque (BSC)
12:30 – 13:00hProvenance with PyCOMPSsRaül Sirvent (BSC)
13:00 – 14:00hLunch break
14:00 – 14:40hChEESE: Pilots with workflow issues Glacier hazards Thomas Zwinger (CSC)
14:40 – 15:20hA digital twin component for atmospheric volcanic dispersal forecastsArnau Folch (CSIC)
15:20 – 16:00hGeoInquire:  Workflows on EPOS services
Stefano Lorito (INGV)
16:00 – 16:30hCoffee break
16:30 – 17:10hDiscussion on community workflows’ roadmap All speakers
17:10 – 17:30hConclusions and farewellRosa M. Badia and Josep de la Puente (BSC)
eflows4HPC workshop “Next-generation HPC workflows for natural hazards” agenda

BSC will assume the costs of coffee breaks, lunch & dinner for each of the attendees of BSC’s side. As such, said attendees agree to renounce the corresponding per diem expenses.


Barcelona Supercomputing Center
Plaça Eusebi Güell, 1-3
08034 Barcelona (Spain)


This free workshop is face-to-face only. Registration is closed now.

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