Join Us Online to Celebrate Hawk’s Inauguration

13 February 2020

HLRS will broadcast an online live stream from the inauguration of HLRS’s newest flagship supercomputer, Hawk, beginning at 3:00 p.m. (CET) on Wednesday, February 19.

On Wednesday, February 19, the High-Performance Computing Center Stuttgart (HLRS) will ring in a new era of supercomputing. Prominent guests from state and federal ministries, the University of Stuttgart, and hardware partners will be on hand to welcome the HLRS’s newest flagship supercomputer, a Hewlett-Packard Enterprise Apollo system called Hawk. For those who can not attend, HLRS will be live streaming the event. 

Date: Wednesday, February 19
Time: 3:00 PM (15:00 Uhr)
Stream available at this following link:
Stream with English language interpreter:

Speakers include:

  • Prof. Wolfram Ressel, Rector of the University of Stuttgart
  • Winfried Kretschmann, Prime Minister of Baden-Württemberg
  • Dr. Michael Meister, Parliamentary State Secretary for the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research
  • Prof. Michael Resch, Director of HLRS.
  • Heiko Meyer, Chief Sales Officer at Hewlett Packard Enterprise
  • Mario Silveira, Corporate Vice President for Sales for Europe, the Middle East, and Africa at AMD.
  • Matthias Stroezel, Managing Director at SSC-Services GmbH Prof.
  • Prof. Mark Parsons, Director of the EPCC at the University of Edinburgh (presentation in English)

You are warmly invited to join us online.