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High-performance computing for the manufacturing industry

What is a super computer? How can it help optimise products and processes?

Leuven MindGate organises together with VSC and Flanders Make a thematic information session on High-Performance Computing and cloud computing in the manufacturing industry. Flanders Make members are entitled to the discounted rate of  hebben recht op het  120 euro (excl. VAT) instead of 180 euro (excl. VAT). 

The number of places is limited. Subscribe via the website

-- The presentations will be held in English. --  


The programme:

13h30: Welcome coffee

14h00: Welcome by Leuven MindGate 

14h10: HPC and Cloud Computing in industry

Kurt De Grave, senior researcher, Flanders Make

14h40: HPC for Conceptual Design and Simulation-driven Machine Learning

Mike Nicolay, RTD Manager, Siemens

15h05: Why HPC and artificial intelligence engineering go hand in hand

Joris Coddé, CTO Diabatix

15h30: Break

16h00: HPC for process simulation

Peter De Jaeger, Teamleader Physical Modelling, Bekaert

16h25: Use of HPC for condition monitoring of machines and optimization of their design based on IoT sensors 

Jan Helsen, Prof. Vrije Universiteit Brussel

16h50: HPC, how to start? Expand HPC possibilities in your company with VSC

Ingrid Barcena, VSC Tier-1 project leader, KU Leuven 

17h15: Q&A

17h30: End


01/03/2018 -
14:00 to 17:30
imec auditorium, Kapeldreef 75, 3000 Leuven
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