NUG Society Meeting XXXIV in 2023 by DWD

Deutscher Wetterdienst – DWD

The Deutscher Wetterdienst is a public institution with partial legal capacity under the Federal Ministry for Digital and Transport.

Germany’s National Meteorological Service, the Deutscher Wetterdienst (DWD), is responsible for meeting meteorological requirements arising from all areas of economy and society in Germany.

The area of responsibility is defined by the statutory tasks of providing information and performing research as laid down in the Deutscher Wetterdienst Act.

Source: DWD – About us

Day 1 – Tuesday 20. June 2023 in Egelsbach
  Presentations Presenter
09:15 – 09:30 Welcome reception to the NUG Meeting Norihiko Kimura NEC Corporation and NUG
09:35 – 10:10 The prospects of the future HPC business Masaki Kondo
NEC Corporation
10:15 – 10:45 The future of mass storage PDF Bruce Gilpin
Versity Software, Inc.
10:45 – 10:55 Break  
11:30 – 12:00 HPC activities at the Austrian Weather Service PDF Matthias Langer GeoSphere Austria
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch  
13:00 – 17:30 Transfer to TWL-KOM for visiting the data center and nearby power plant of the data center  
18:00 Evening programm with dinner
Visiting the vineyard Von Winning with a wine tasting and a 4 course dinner

Day 2 – Wednesday 21. June 2023 at DWD in Offenbach
Presentations Presenter
09:45 – 10:05 Welcome reception at DWD Mr. Klaus-Jürgen Schreiber, Member of the Board and Director of GB and IT
10:10 – 10:40 Climate services based on climate predictions and projections PDF Dr. Andreas Paxian DWD Deutscher Wetterdienst
10:40 – 11:10 Numerical Weather Prediction at DWD: current status and upcoming developments PDF Dr. Linda Schlemmer DWD Deutscher Wetterdienst
11:10 – 11:40 Operational use of numerical weather prediction in forecasting and warning services PDF Mr. Franz–Josef Molé DWD Deutscher Wetterdienst
11:40 – 11:45 Break
11:45 – 12:15 Tohoku Univertsity’s new supercomputer with the third-generation SX-Aurora TSUBASA vector engines PDF Hiroyuki Takizawa Tohoku University
12:15 – 13:00 Lunch
13:00 – 14:20 Guided tour through the DWD Data Centre DWD
14:20 – 14:30 Break
14:30 – 15:00 Climate modelling using the Aurora HPC platform PDF Radmila Brožková
15:05 – 15:35 Adaptive Job Scheduler leveraging Deep Reinforcement Learning for Cloud-bursting Environment PDF Prof. Susumu Date Osaka University
15:40 – 16:10 The Future of High-Performance Fabrics for HPC, AI and Data Analytics – Interconnecting a Data-Driven World. PDF Dr. Robert Bollig, Cornelis Networks EMEA
16:10 – 16:25 Break DWD
16:25 – 16:55 Early experiences with the SX-AURORA TSUBASA at ECMWF PDF Ioan Hadade, Fatemeh Pouyan
17:00 – 17:30 Advances and pitfalls in climate modelling on the NEC SX-Aurora TSUBASA PDF Natalja Rakowsky, Panos Adamidis DKRZ Deutsches Klimarechenzentrum
17:35 – 18:10 General Assembly PPT
For the position of the treasurer there has to be an adjustement to article 8 of the statutes. Therefore a voting to extend the possible election period longer than the current two for the secretary treasurer has to be held. In according to article 11 this agenda item has to be released at least 4 weeks prior to the meeting.
19:30 Dinner Egelsbach

Day 3 – Thursday 22. June 2023 in Egelsbach
Presentations Presenter
09:35 – 10:05 Differences VEDA and CUDA threading models PDF Nicolas Weber
NEC Laboratories
10:10 – 10:40 Earth Simulator 4; System, Operation and Results Dr. Tsuyoshi Nakagawa JAMSTEC
10:40 – 10:55 Break
10:55 – 11:25 Getting the weather forecasting models of Meteo-France ready on NEC SX-Aurora TSUBASA PDF EL KHATIB Ryad Météo-France
11:30 – 12:00 Potential and Limitations of Quantum Annealing as an Accelerator for Conventional HPC PDF Prof. Hiroaki Kobayashi Tohoku University
12:00 – 12:15 Closing and farewell DWD and NUG
Changes to the final agenda are possible at any time.