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Thank you for you attending HPC & Big Data. We hope you found it valuable and came away with actionable insights

HPC & Big Data is the only one day conference that dives deep into the latest technological advancements in HPC and the impact big data is having on efficiencies and R&D.

Delivered by the UK’s leading experts

The streamed programme will explore the innovations in key areas of computational research across the public and private sector as well as exascale computing, artificial intelligence, upcycling, infrastructure components and more.

Whether you’re an engineer, IT specialist, developer, scientist or researcher will be able to learn first-hand about new products and applications to drive progress and develop a robust infrastructure.

2018 Event Chair

Alison Kennedy

Alison Kennedy is the Director of the Hartree Centre, based at the UK’s Science and Facilities Council’s National Laboratory at Daresbury...

2018 Sponsors

2018 Speakers

Dr Peter Vincent
Reader in Aeronautics and EPSRC Fellow
Department of Aeronautics Imperial College London (Confirmed)
Dr Redouane Boumghar
Research Fellow in Data Mining and Artificial Intelligence
The European Space Agency (Confirmed)
Dr. Viktoriia Sharmanska
Research Fellow - Faculty of Engineering
Imperial College London (Confirmed)
Dr. Claudia Pagliari
Senior Lecturer in Primary Care and Informatics
The University of Edinburgh
Prof Peter Coveney
Director, Centre for Computational Science
University College London - UCL (Confirmed)
Professor Jim Hall
DAFNI, Project Lead, Director of The Enviromental Change Institute, Professor of Climate and Environmenal Risk
University of Oxford (Confirmed)
Professor David Walker
Professor of High Performance Computing
Cardiff University (Confirmed)
Simon Yarwood
Knowledge Transfer Manager - ICT
Knowledge Transfer Network (Confirmed)
Sue Daley
Head of Programme, Big Data, Cloud & Mobile
TechUK (Invited)
Dr Susan Morrell
Head of Research Infrastructure
Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (Invited)


The HPC and Big Data conference was a very interesting and informative event. The venue was very well laid out and organized.

Northumbria University, Configuration Analyst

Good conference covering a wide range of HPC topics.

Northgate Information Solutions Ltd, Enterprise Solutions Architect

Very active sessions and seminars; this event kept the interest of most participants up to the end. I really enjoyed my day!

National Oceanography Centre, IT Infrastructure Manager

Good overview in a single day. The balance of talks and breaks was right. The size of the event made it manageable in a single day and I spoke to all the vendors with adequate time. So overall a good experience.

Corporate Partnerships Manager

Park Plaza Victoria London

Situated in the heart of London, the Victoria Park Plaza is a world class venue providing the perfect environment to learn, network, and do business. Delegates will enjoy high quality conference facilities with full catering throughout the day, including breakfast and a post-show drinks reception.

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