Our SIMPAT Special Issue published

Dear All, We received the following note from the Elseier publishers: Dear Guest Editors, It is my pleasure to announce the publication of your special issue on High-Performance Modelling and Simulation for Big Data Applications. The issue is available electronically on Science Direct at the following link: I would also like to take this opportunity to thank you on behalf of Elsevier for your excellent contribution to our publication program. In the meantime, please would you pass on our thanks to the corresponding authors who also contributed to this issue. I hope that other opportunities for collaboration will arise […]

Industry Dissemination Event – Dublin – 18th May 2017

Dr. Horacio González-Vélez, Vice Chair of cHiPSet and Associate Professor at National College of Ireland and Dave Feenan, Industry Dissemination Co-Ordinator for cHiPSet, the two Irish representatives in the Cost Action IC1406, hosted an industry focused seminar in Dublin on Thursday May 18th 2017. Attracting a registered attendee audience of 59 people, predominately drawn from industry, Dr. González-Vélez provided insight into the arena of data-intensive modelling and simulation and how they assist industry today. The seminar appealed to Data Scientists, Computational Scientists, CIOs, Statisticians and the wider tech community who had a desire to understand more about HPC, High Performance Modelling […]

cHiPSet goes Hungarian at ECMS’17

As a result of a successful academic collaboration with the European Council on Modelling and Simulation (ECMS), cHiPSet members ran the High Performance Modeling and Simulation (HIPMOS) track at the 31st edition of the annual ECMS conference held in Budapest on 23-26 May 2017. Below, one can see the photograph of the cHiPSet delegation to the conference together with ECMS President and Secretary.   The HIPMOS track chairs this year were Mauro Iacono, Daniel Grzonka, and Agnieszka Jakobik. Joanna Kolodziej continued to be the honorary chairperson of the track. In addition to organising the peer-review process of the track, Daniel and Mauro seemed to have time for inventing photo-faces with Horacio […]

Fully-funded PhD Studentship on Blockchain Technologies

A fully-funded PhD studentship (competitive) on blockchain technologies, distributed ledgers e decentralised applications/smart contracts is available at the University of Stirling, UK. Focus can be adapted to latest developments/student’s interest and expertise. We would like kindly ask you to disseminate and invite suitable/interested candidates to apply For more details please contact Andrea Bracciali ( ************************************************************ Fully-funded PhD Studentship  on Blockchain Technologies and Applications A fully funded PhD studentship on Blockchain Technologies and Applications is available at the Computing Science and Mathematics division of the University of Stirling, UK. The studentship will cover tuition fees at Home/EU rate, and a standard stipend […]

Our Springer Book – highly cited and excellent chapter downloading index

Dear All, it is my pleasure to announce that the book we published in the end of 2016 on Resource Management for Big Data Platforms is very well cited and achieved the very high number of chapter downloading  index -more than 19 000 (9 May, 2017) I have received the following nice e-mail from the publisher: ********************************* Dear Joanna, HELLO, I hope this mail finds you doing very well?!  I see that your Springer book already has 19K chapter downloads, which is superb for a 2016 title!  Well done, it was a pleasure working with you. Any other book […]

Training School in 2018 – call and new deadline

Dear All, We now collect expressions of interests, from people interesting in hosting/organising the Training School in 2018 within the cHiPSet COST Action. Deadline: 31 May 2017. In the cHiPSet COST Action we organise a Training School during each financial period. The TrainingSchool covers activities relevant for the COST Action. You can find more on the Training Schoolat–schools/. Following the first edition (in Bucharest) and second one (in Novi Sad), we are now preparing the third edition of the event. Participants in the cHiPSet COST Action, interested to host the third Training School edition, are invited to send an Expression-of-Interest. The expression […]

cHiPSet at ECMS 2017 event

We have a pleasure to announce that cHiPSet will be visible again  at ECMS 2017 conference. In 2017 the 31st edition of the European Conference on Modelling and Simulation – ECMS – will take place during May 23rd – May 26th, 2017 in Budapest (Hungary). This annual conference is the global forum, which attracts researchers and practitioners from different fields involved in creating, defining and building innovative simulation systems, simulation and modelling tools and techniques, and novel applications for modelling and simulation, tuned for the use in the BigData world. This is the second year, when the cHiPSet COST action […]

Call for Trainers for the new cHiPSet Training School

Dear cHiPSet Members, We started already the work on the organization of the new Traing School, which will be hel in September in Novi sad in Serbia. We announce now call for trainers. Please read below the note from the TS Coordinators and apply. ################################## Dear All, We now open call for Trainers for the second edition of cHiPSet Training School that will take place in Novi Sad, Serbia, from 20 to 22 September 2017. This training event is sponsored by COST Action cHiPSet and co-organised by Faculty of Sciences and BioSense Institute, Novi Sad, Serbia.   We invite interested colleagues that can […]

cHiPSet at ISIN Seminar

It is our pleasure to announce that cHiPSet will be presented at ISIN Seminar organized in Dublin on May 18, 2017. This seminar is organized by Horacio Gonzalez-Velez and Dave Feenan.  The emerging trends on “High-Performance Modelling and Simulation for Big Data Applications” will be discussed under the umbrella of cHiPSet , a multinational innovative COST Action. The main aim of that event is to highlight the Action programme and activities for the ICT industrial  partners. Many thanks to Horacio and Dave.

SI in Data Science and Engineering Journal

A special issue on “HPC-enabled Modelling for Big Data Problems in Life, Socio-Economical and Physical Sciences” is being prepared with contributions by the action members in the Springer journal Data Science and Engineering. The submission deadline is May 15, 2017. We thank the WG3 and WG4 leaders for making it possible.