Perhaps the most significant ISC19 news for OpenACC wasn’t in its official press release yesterday which touted growing user traction and the notable addition of HPC leader Jack Wells, director of science, Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility, to a newly-created VP position. Instead, Nvidia’s announcement today that it would support Arm is bigger news opening up a whole new ecosystem of potential OpenACC users.
Today OpenACC.org announced a newly elected vice president reflecting increased user influence within the organization.
Frankfurt, Germany- June 16, 2019 - Today, OpenACC.org announced a newly elected vice president reflecting increased user influence within the organization. Additionally, the organization announced its 2019 Annual Meeting will be hosted by RIKEN Center for Computational Science (RIKEN R-CCS) in Japan, as well as the schedule of upcoming hackathons and bootcamps around the world.
In this video from PASC19 in Zurich, Technical Papers co-chair Sunita Chandrasekaran provides some highlights from the conference.