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Aug

2018 Pawsey Open Day

  • 10:00 am-3:00 pm

  • Burvill Court

Event Details

Family-friendly Open Day at the Pawsey Centre on Saturday 11 August (as part of the National Science Week). The Pawsey Supercomputing Centre Open Day will be held on Saturday 11 August 2018, as part of the National Science Week. The Open Day is a great opportunity to meet with Pawsey experts and discover what goes onmore…

Family-friendly Open Day at the Pawsey Centre on Saturday 11 August (as part of the National Science Week).

The Pawsey Supercomputing Centre Open Day will be held on Saturday 11 August 2018, as part of the National Science Week. The Open Day is a great opportunity to meet with Pawsey experts and discover what goes on behind the scenes about BIG SCIENCE in Australia. This event will bring together researchers, industry representatives, students and the general public to learn all about supercomputers, their history, the benefits they can bring to society and the outcomes that Pawsey systems are delivering to help Australian growth and advancement.

Program highlights include:

A family-friendly event which includes tours through the centre, engaging activities that will help young and old alike understand High-Performance computing concepts, food and children’s face painting.

There will be presentations from researchers to provide more understanding to several fields of research.

You will be able to take a tour of the exhibition space at the Pawsey Supercomputing Centre and hear all the amazing stories resulting from the use of Pawsey systems and contemplate Magnus one of the fastest supercomputers in the Southern Hemisphere through the viewing screen and take selfies. Visitors over 12 years of age, and only if registered online, will be able to participate in a tour of the ‘white space’ where the supercomputers themselves are located.

Free parking will be available at the ARRC carparks, at 26 Dick Perry Avenue.

As spaces are limited, please book a whitespace tour so that you will be able to gain access to the world of Supercomputing.

 

Pawsey Open Day Tour White Space

  • Booking is valid for one person. Tours are available only for people over 12 years of age. Each tour will take around 15 minutes.
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Time

Sat 10:00 am-3:00 pm

Location

Burvill Court

Details

Date:
August 11, 2018
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Pawsey Supercomputing Centre
Phone:
64368830

Venue

Pawsey Supercomputing Centre
Burvill Court
Kensington, Western Australia 6151 Australia
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Organizer

Pawsey Supercomputing Centre

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