SC16 Schedule

12:40 Wednesday, November 16

NSCI and the Cancer Moonshot

This talk will give an example of the "All of Government" nature of the National Strategic Computing Initiative by discussing partnering on the Cancer Moonshot to bring together High Performance Computing and Big Data. This partnering is illustrated by discussion of the Joint Design of Advanced Computing Solutions for Cancer, a DOE-NCI partnership to advance cancer research and high performance computing in the United States.

Speaker Bio - Candace Culhane

Candace Culhane is an employee of Los Alamos National Labs and provides strategic coordination of the National Strategic Computing Initiative for LANL. She obtained her MS in Computer Science from the University of Maryland at College Park and is a member of the Advisory Board for the ACM's Special Interest Group on High Performance Computing (SIGHPC).