Workshop „HPC for Science and Technology”, 24-27 September 2016, Timisoara, Romania

The UVT team organized in the framework of SYNASC 2016, held at the West University of Timisoara between 24 and 27 September 2016 a workshop on „HPC for Science and Technology” where VI-SEEM project was presented.  The schedule of the same event included a training in „HPC for Environmental Simulations” taught by Ralf-Peter Mundani from the Technical University of Munich and a tutorial on „Preservation of Cultural Heritage and Textual Content Proceessing” given by Dan Cristea from the A.I. Cuza, Iasi, Romania.  The training and the tutorial attracted around 40 participants including computer scientists, researchers in the field of geography, meteorology  and specialists working at regional libraries.  In the same framework has been organized a Workshop on Geoinformatics at which specialists from the national meteorological administration presented their projects and the requirements and needs with respect to computational resources. The VI-SEEM project has been also mentioned in the article on the symposium included in the university newsletter (in Romanian).