Vertex Building, Campus Nord UPC, Plaza Eusebi Güell, Barcelona, Spain

Vertex Building, Campus Nord UPC, Plaza Eusebi Güell, Barcelona, Spain


HPC for Innovation
when Science meets Industry

PRACE Scientific and Industrial Conference

From 16 to 18 May 2017, PRACE will organise the fourth edition of its Scientific and Industrial Conference – PRACEdays17 – under the motto "HPC for Innovation: when Science meets Industry" in Barcelona, Spain.

The conference will bring together experts from academia and industry who will present their advancements in HPC-supported science and engineering.

For questions please contact: pracedays [at]

Registration is now open

PRACEdays17 Program

Participation fee of € 60 includes all sessions and social events. Please go here:

The deadline to register is 5 May 2017.

PRACEdays17 Conference Booklet

Organisation and Programme Committee

Serge Bogaerts, Chair of the PRACE Board of Directors chairs the PRACEdays17 Organisation and Programme Committee (OPC) and with Veronica Teodor of Jülich Supercomputing Centre, Germany as Vice-Chair of the OPC. The other OPC members are: Erik Lindahl, Chair of the PRACE Scientific Steering Committee; Anders Rhod Gregersen, Chair of the PRACE Industrial Advisory Committee; Lee Margetts, Vice-Chair of the PRACE Industrial Advisory Committee; Koen Hillewaert, Chair of the PRACE User Forum; Marjolein Oorsprong, PRACE Communications Officer; Silke Lang PRACE Communications Assistant; and Renata Gimenez and Sara Ibañez of Barcelona Supercomputing Centre (BSC) as local hosts.

PRACEdays17 is organised by PRACE aisbl and BSC with funding from the EU’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme (2014-2020) under grant agreements 653838 and 730913.