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presents the

9th Multicore World conference

 18, 19, 20 February 2020

Wellington, New Zealand

(Friday 21 February – “Un-conference” day)

Tickets with 15% discount for a VERY limited time!

While we’re updating the site to the 2020 edition, we’re offering a LIMITED batch of tickets with a unique 15% discount! This won’t last so buy now here!


UPDATED 27 November 2019

Some of the already confirmed speakers for Multicore World 2020 are

Jim Ang. Chief Scientist for Computing, Dept of Energy, Pacific Northwest National Lab (PNNL), USA
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Patricia (Trish) Damkroger. Vice President & General Manager of the Extreme Computing
Organization in the Data Center Group at Intel Corporation, USA

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Ian Foster, Arthur Holly Compton Distinguished Service Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of Chicago.

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Ruud van der Pas – Distinguished Engineer, Performance Geek -at Oracle Linux and Virtualization Engineering organization, Oracle, Inc. Santa Clara, California. USA / Netherlands


Satoshi Matsuoka – Director, RIKEN Centre for Computational Science. Professor, Tokyo Institute of Technology. Fellow, Advanced Institute for Science and Technology (AIST), Japan. Director, Joint AIST-Tokyo Tech Open Innovation Lab on Real World Big Data Computing

Prof Anne C. Elster, Professor of HPC in Computer Science at NTNU (Norwegian University of Science and Technology). Co-founder and Co-director of NTNU’s Computational Science and Visualization program. Trondheim, NorwayNEW!

Laura Monroe, Senior Research Scientist, Ultrascale Research Center, Los Alamos National Lab (LANL), Los Alamos, New Mexico, USANEW!

Ewa Deelman, Director, Science Automation Technologies, University of Southern California Information Sciences Institute, Los Angeles, USANEW!

Rick Stevens, Argonne National Labs Associate Laboratory Director for Computing, Environment and Life Sciences, Chicago, USA – NEW!

Andrew Richards, CEO and Founder, Codeplay, Edinburgh, UKNEW!

Prof Bruce Jacob, Keystone Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and former Director of Computer Engineering at the University of Maryland in College Park, USANEW!

Balazs Gerofi, Research Scientist, System Software Team, RIKEN-CCS, Tokyo, JapanNEW!

Jeffrey S. Vetter – Leader, Future Technologies Group, Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), USA

Samantika Sury – Principal Engineer, Intel, USA

Mark Moir – Architect, Oracle Labs, Wellington, New Zealand

Chris (Hippie Hacker) McClimans – CEO, ii. Tauranga, New Zealand

Duncan Hall – Strategy Manager, Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Trade (MFAT), New Zealand

Malini Bhandaru – Open Source Lead for IoT & Edge, VMware – USA

And many more TBC soon!

Welcome to New Zealand!


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At Multicore World 2018, The Hon Dr Megan Woods, New Zealand’s Minister of Research, Science and Innovation – Energy and Resources and Government Digital Services welcomes Ruud van der Pas (Oracle -shaking hands) and Martin Hilgeman (Dell-EMC) -both from the Netherlands.


Some of Multicore World 2017 participants: Nathan DeBardeleben (LANL, USA), John Gustafson (A*STAR, Singapore), Dave Jaggar (ex-Arm, New Zealand), Andreas Wicenec (ICRAR, Australia), Victoria Mclennan (OptimalBI, New Zealand), Happy Sithole (CHPC, South Africa), Paul McKenney (IBM, USA), Balasz Gerofi (Riken, Japan) among others.

Photo Credits:

Featured image: Pivot Photography – through Wellington Resource Hub

All others: Open Parallel Ltd


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