Statewide Users Group (SUG) Conference

SUG Conference - October 7, 2021

Tentative Agenda

10:30 a.m - 12 p.m. Keynote and OSC Presentation 
12 - 12:30 p.m. Break
12:30 - 2:30 p.m.  Flash Talks + Poster Session

Keynote Speaker

Jay Boisseau, Dell Technologies
AI & HPC Technology Strategist

"Jay Boisseau is an experienced, recognized leader and strategist in advanced computing technologies, with over 25 years of experience in building and leading computing programs, departments, and organizations. As the AI & HPC Technology Strategist at Dell Technologies, Jay evaluates new technologies and approaches for HPC and machine/deep learning, assesses customers’ workloads needs and plans, and helps design new solutions to increase customers’ innovation, productivity, and efficiency. His current primary focus areas are cloud-enabled HPC for simulation, data analytics (HPC on demand), contributing to the Omnia cluster software project, working with strategic HPC/AI customers, and developing strategies for new HPC/AI solutions in key emerging verticals. Additional projects include evaluations of several new AI & HPC technologies, assessing quantum computing prospects for HPC/AI, leading the Dell Technologies HPC Community, and some confidential (NDA required) projects."