Compute Canada on the Hill – October 17th
(L-R) Senator Kelvin Ogilvie, Hon. Geoff Regan, Speaker of the House, and Mark Dietrich, CEO of Compute Canada
On October 17, 2016 researchers from across Canada joined the Honourable Kelvin K. Ogilvie, Chair of the Senate Standing Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology, and parliamentarians for an event co-hosted on parliament hill by Compute Canada and Senator Ogilvie.
The event highlighted the central role advanced research computing (ARC) plays in Canadian innovation, and featured eight different kiosks that demonstrated sector impact in aerospace, genomics, big science, advanced manufacturing, crime reduction, personalized medicine, and public opinion research.
Meet the world-class Canadian innovators and researchers that are using Compute Canada’s ARC systems to accelerate scientific discovery in everything from mapping the human brain to revolutionizing manufacturing. Read more.