3rd OpenMP Users Conference - 1-2 December 2020 (UK/EU)

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3rd OpenMP Users Conference - 1-2 December 2020 (UK/EU)

Post by tim.lewis »

Join us on the 1-2 December 2020 for the 3rd OpenMP Users Conference for online talks, tutorials and discussions aimed at furthering the collaboration and knowledge sharing among the growing European community of high-performance computing specialist using OpenMP.

Although previously held in the UK as an in-person event we are delighted that going virtual has made it easier for our European colleagues to join in, and anyone else for that matter, but note all times are shown for GMT.

The event if FREE to attend, but registration is required. Visit https://ukopenmpusers.co.uk/ for more details.


Tuesday 1st December – Invited Tutorial
  • OpenMP for Computational Scientists: From serial Fortran to thousand-way parallelism on GPUs using OpenMP, Presented by: Tom Deakin, Lecturer and Senior Research Associate, Department of Computer Science, University of Bristol, UK
  • Part 1 starts at 9:30 GMT, Part 2 starts at 1:30 GMT
Wednesday 2nd December – Talks and Panel Discussion
  • 13:00    Introduction
  • 13:35    Automatic Generation of OpenMP for Weather and Climate Applications. Chris Maynard, Met Office
  • 14:00    LB4OMP: A Load Balancing Library for OpenMP. Jonas Korndorfer, University of Basel
  • 14:25    Short Break - Discussion
  • 14:30    Hybrid Parallelisation Challenges in Complex CFD Application. Jamil Appa, Zenotech Ltd
  • 14:55    Exploring Functional OpenMP Performance Across Arm Based Platforms. Phil Ridley, Arm
  • 15:20    Best Practices for OpenMP on NVIDIA GPUs. Jeff Larkin and Tim Costa, NVIDIA
  • 15:45    Short Break - Discussion
  • 15:50    OpenMP 5.1 – Key Changes and Future Directions. Michael Klemm, President OpenMP ARB.
  • 16:05    Panel Discussion
Please stay safe and healthy and we look forward to meeting you in December. Thank you very much.

Best Regards.

Tim Lewis
Event Organiser.