Monday, November 13, 2023

DDN’s Annual User Group Conference

DDN’s Annual summit of Intelligent Infrastructure for Data-Centric AI & Analytics At Scale.

SC22 Wide Angle

Achieving True AI Vision

The best and brightest IT and storage architects, data scientists and technologists gather to discuss challenges, opportunities and solutions in executing cutting-edge AI and HPC initiatives that are transforming the world.

This much-anticipated event provides an opportunity for attendees to discover how leading organizations are achieving true AI vision by utilizing best of breed architecture at scale to store, manage and use data for differentiation, discovery and a competitive edge.


James Coomer

James Coomer

Senior Vice President of Products





2:00PM (MT)

Alex Bouzari



2:10PM (MT)

Marc Hamilton​

Vice President of Solutions Architecture and Engineering, NVIDIA
Turbocharge Your GenAI Applications with Retrieval-Augmented Generation (RAG)

2:40PM (MT)

Chuck Seberino

Director of Accelerated Computing, Roche Sequencing Solutions
Genome Sequencing at Scale with NVIDIA H100 and DDN AI400X2

3:00PM (MT)

David Hall

Head of High Performance Computing, Lambda Labs
Why storage performance matters for Deep Learning and LLM Optimization

3:20PM (MT)


3:30PM (MT)

William Beaudin

VP Solutions Engineering, DDN
Deploying Large AI Clusters and Storage for Large Language Models


3:40PM (MT)

James Coomer

SVP Products, DDN
The Dawn of a New AI Storage Paradigm


4:10PM (MT)

Andreas Dilger​

Lustre CTO, Whamcloud
Charting the future roadmap for Lustre, EXAScaler and Beyond

4:20PM (MT)

Paul Bloch

President, DDN
DDN – Welcome to the Future


4:30PM – 6:00PM (MT)

Networking Reception

Supported by
Vultr and Lenovo


Supported BY

The NVIDIA DGX™ H100 system features eight NVIDIA GPUs and two Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors​



A networking event immediately follows, giving attendees the opportunity to talk to leading infrastructure experts and engage in lively discussion with peers in a relaxed setting.

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Register online now for the DATA, HPC & AI Summit: DDN User Group 2023 and receive reminder emails and updates about this event. Space is extremely limited, early registration is encouraged.

Check back for our full agenda (coming soon), featuring our valued partners and customer use cases of DDN products and solutions deployed at scale.

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DDN’s Vision for Intelligent Infrastructure

Best Practices for AI, Analytics & HPC At Scale

Experience from DDN Customers of Deploying AI Systems in Production


November 13  | 2 PM (MT)


Hilton Garden Inn Denver Downtown
1400 Welton Street
Colorado, 80202

The Next-Generation Accelerated Data Center for HPC and AI

Marc Hamilton | VP Solutions Architecture | NVIDIA

Join Marc Hamilton of NVIDIA to learn about the next wave of technologies and innovations transforming the world of AI and computational science, from the data center to the cloud and to the edge.