HPC-SIG Meeting, QMUL

When:
13/02/2019 @ 10:00 AM
2019-02-13T10:00:00+00:00
2019-02-13T10:15:00+00:00
Where:
Queen Mary University, London
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Aaron Turner

10:00 Arrivals welcomed

10:00-10:30 Coffee & Refreshments

10:30-11:00 Career pathways and roles (Christine Kitchen/Jacky Pallas)

11:00-11:30 HPC Accreditation (TBC)

11:30-12:00 Professional Learning Programmes and Masters Apprenticeships (Martin Callahagn)

12:00-12:30 Thoughts on the HPC-SIG Website (Graeme Murphy)

12:30-13:30 LUNCH

13:30-13:45 Internships at Hull(Graeme Murphy)

13:45-15:15 Workforce Development Discussion Groups (Martin Callahagn/Graeme Murphy)

  • Break into 4 groups.
  • 4 topics to discuss.
  • 5 mins to discuss per topic.
  • 15 mins for feedback from all groups
  1.  How are posts funded ?
  2. What are the common skills needed for particular roles ?
  3. What training and personal development is offered and how is it funded?
  4. Looking to the future what are the strengths, weaknesses, threats and opportunities facing the UK HPC workforce ?
  • General Room Discussion (10 mins)

15:15 –15:30 Afternoon Tea & Coffee

15:30 –16:30 SIG Business

  1. Approval of Terms of Reference (Graeme Murphy)
  2. GDPR Update (Graeme Murphy)
  3. Financial Report (Richard Martin)
  4. Chairs update/Closing Words (Christine Kitchen)