The 5th VSC Users Day will be held at the "Paleis der Academiën", the seat of the "Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium for Science and the Arts", in the Hertogstraat 1, 1000 Brussels, on June 4, 2019.


The titles in the program link to slides or abstracts of the presentations.

  • 9u50 : Welcome
  • 10u00: Lecture dr. Joost Vandevondele (CSCS, ETH Zürich)
    • Developing scientific software for modern high performance computing
  • 11u00: Coffee break
  • 11u25: Workshop sessions part 1 – VSC staff
    • Accelerate your research using GPUs
    • VSC Cloud and Data platform
    • Meet the VSC staff: panel discussion
  • 12u30: Lunch
  • 13u30: Workshop sessions part 2 – VSC staff
    • VSC Cloud and Data platform
    • How to get access to PRACE infrastructure
    • C++ shared memory programming: threading building blocks as an alternative to OpenMP
  • 14u40: 1 minute poster presentations
  • 15h00: Coffe break & Poster session
  • 16u00: Lecture Prof. Francesco Contino (VUB)
    • Robust Optimisation: challenges to find optimum under uncertainties
  • 16u30: Poster award and closing
  • 16u40: Reception
  • 18u: end

Abstracts of workshops

Workshop 1


Workshop 2


Workshop 3