Dear GARUDA - NKN Partner,
On behalf of GARUDA - the National grid computing initiative, it is my great pleasure to invite you to attend the "GARUDA-NKN Partners Meet 2014", to be held on September 19th and 20th 2014, at NIAS Auditorium, IISC Campus, Bangalore - 12. This meet is jointly organized by C-DAC and NKN to bring forth collaborative initiatives in scientific community leveraging on the enhanced power of GARUDA-NKN collaboration. We hope that you shall be able to participate, share your viewpoints and also to explore future technologies and ideas for collaboration.
This conference will provide an open platform to increase invaluable insight to collaborative initiatives of Grid GARUDA and National Knowledge Network (NKN). Here GARUDA and NKN teams unite together to invite you to participate and deliberate on challenging applications with the enhanced power and functionality of GARUDA and high speed network of NKN. Both days’ agenda includes a series of presentations and discussions focusing on development and deployment of new tools, applications on GARUDA and sharing their experiences.
Eminent scientists and researchers from premier institutes, CSIR, ICAR and ICMR labs will be delivering talks on unique applications running on HPC, Grid and Cloud platforms. Some of the talks include Open Source Drug Discovery (OSDD), Agricultural research using HPC, Health Informatics, Trends in HPC with respect to Petascale and Exascale Computing, Geophysical applications on Grid, Building Biodiversity Knowledge database on Grid including Challenges in handling Big data. Few talks will also cover NKN and Garuda services. Tentative agenda will be posted soon.
We reiterate our belief that with the collaboration/partnership of premier institutions like yours, can lay the foundation for scientific experiments on an unprecedented scale. We look forward to having you with us during the meet to share your experiences and expectations on National Grid Computing Initiative GARUDA and National Knowledge Network.
The registration for this event is Free; however travel and accommodation expenses have to be borne by parent institutions/participants. We can provide details of probable hotels and guest houses, where you can approach with your requirements.
Last date for registration is September 10, 2014
With Best Regards,
Dr. Subrata Chattopadhyay
For enquiry and clarification
Mr. Abey Jacob, Event Coordinator,
Mr. Shamjith K. V, Event Co-Coordinator
Contact Number: 080 - 66116502/66116455/66166339
Click here for Invitation Letter
GARUDA NKN Photo Gallery 2014