Early Career Program: Key Professional Communications

Introdution I thought it was useful to look at some of the presentations on early career development. This has cropped a number of times within HPC-SIG recently, mostly in the context of recruitment for areas of skills shortages touching on things like apprenticeships. There is a related LinkedIn group for this session. This session was …

Today’s Activities

Today I will do more orientation and dipping in and out of various things and then Mentor Protege Mixer (3:30-4:30), First Time at Super Computing (4:30-5:15), When Technology Kills plenary (5:30-6:30), Exhibit Floor opening (6:45-7:00), Student Cluster Kick Off (7:30-8:00) and will dip into the Gala Opening Reception (7:00-9:00).

First Impressions

The first main day of Super Computing. I have registered, had a pre-meeting with my protege, a prospective PhD student, got on the network and downloaded the data for the app, and taken in the sheer scale of the place.

In Denver, orienting

I am now in Denver. I have been communicating with my mentee and we may meet today before the exhibitors’ reception, or tomorrow. The early career orientation session related to this is tomorrow and there is also the first timer’s meeting. I’ll blog some of the mentoring experience in due course, but that requires agreement …