July 10, 2024 - by CSCS

We are excited to invite you to the inauguration of “Alps” research infrastructure at the Swiss National Supercomputing Centre (CSCS).

This event will kick off with a scientific symposium at ETH Zurich focused on “Transforming the Future with Scientific Computing, Big Data & Machine Learning.”  

Registration is open now! 

Symposium Details

  • Date: Friday, 13th September 2024
  • Time: 10:00 – 14:30
  • Location: ETH Zurich Campus Hönggerberg, HCI G3
  • Registration: event page >  

The symposium will begin with a welcome address by Prof. Christian Wolfrum, Vice President of Research at ETH Zurich, followed by an introduction to “Alps” by Prof. Thomas Schulthess, CSCS Director and Prof. Torsten Hoefler, Chief Architect for Machine Learning at CSCS.

Esteemed experts including Prof. Mary-Anne Hartley, Prof. Jean-Paul Kneib, Prof. Nicola Spaldin, Prof. Tanja Stadler and Dr. Peter Bauer will discuss the symposium theme with moderation by Prof. Claus Beisbart, a physicist and philosopher from the University of Bern. 

A lunch will be offered during the symposium. 

CSCS looks forward to celebrating this important occasion with you!