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CIC Research Networking Tea

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Curtin Institute for Computation, Curtin University, Bentley campus, building 2016, 2. level, rooms 202-204

Kent Street

Bentley, WA 6102

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The Curtin Institute for Computation (CIC) is hosting its Research Networking Tea on Tuesday, 11th May, from 2:00 - 3:00 pm.

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In conjunction with the celebrations for Data Science Week 2021, the Curtin Institute for Computation (CIC) is reinstating its Research Networking Tea as a quarterly reoccurring event series. The first Research Networking Tea 2021 will be held on Tuesday, 11th May, from 2:00 – 3:00 pm at the CIC, Bentley campus, B216, 2. level, rooms 202 – 204.

The aim of the event is to foster collaborations and interdisciplinary research in the digital innovation space including data science, high performance computing, machine learning, and artificial intelligence. The Research Networking Tea gives researchers the opportunity to gain a better understanding of the broad spectrum of possibilities to utilize data science and computation through specific examples of applied data science given by industry partners of the CIC.

Agenda for Tuesday, 11th May:

2:00 – 2:10 pm

Professor Melanie Johnston-Hollitt, Director of the CIC, will open the event with a presentation on the CIC's capabilities, collaborative opportunities and our vision for the future.

2:10 – 2:25 pm (10 min talk, 5 min Q&A)

Talk: “HPCaaS enabled data science”

Speaker: Dr Stuart Midgley, Chief Information Officer - DUG Technology; a world leading supplier of HPCaaS.

2:25 – 2:40 pm (10 min talk, 5 min Q&A)

Title: “Next Generation Supercomputing at Pawsey”

Speakers: Dr Ugo Varetto, Chief Technical Officer & Dr Maciej Cytowski, Head of Scientific Services - Pawsey Supercomputing Centre; one of two Tier-1, High Performance Computing facilities in Australia whose primary function is to accelerate scientific research for the benefit of the nation.

2:40 – 3:00 pm

Time for researchers from across the faculties and our industry partners to mingle and discuss their research while enjoying coffee, tea, and other refreshments.

Due to social distancing regulations, we are only able to offer a limited number of tickets for this event. Please make sure you cancel your booking if you are unable to attend or notify us at Curtinic@curtin.edu.au, so someone else can take your spot. Please be aware that people who register for CIC events and then do not attend (without cancellation or notification) will not be able to attend future CIC events.

Please be aware that we will be taking pictures during the event for our archive. If you do not wish to be photographed, please let us know at CurtinIC@curtin.edu.au.

Contact: Please email CurtinIC@curtin.edu.au for more information.

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Curtin Institute for Computation, Curtin University, Bentley campus, building 2016, 2. level, rooms 202-204

Kent Street

Bentley, WA 6102

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