The DDN User Group at SC is an annual conference that brings together the best and brightest scientists, researchers and technologists to share and learn how leading global HPC organizations are executing cutting-edge initiatives that are transforming the world. Watch videos from the DDN User Group at SC19.

The goal of the event is to gather the community during SC to discover how HPC organizations are assessing and leveraging technology to raise the bar on HPC innovations and best practices. From exciting user presentations to engaging roundtable conversations and groundbreaking technology updates, this can’t-miss event delivers the ideas and inspiration to help your cutting-edge HPC, AI, and analytics initiatives transform the world.


Drug discovery, reimagined through Artificial Intelligence

Kris Howard, Principal Systems Engineer, Recursion

Optimizing Flash at Scale

Gael Delbray, CEA

Ocean/Atmosphere Sciences: A Data-Driven Science

Dr. Suryachandra Rao, Senior Scientist, Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, Ministry of Earth Sciences (MOES)

Getting to the Future Faster

Larry Patterson, Director, Advanced Computing Technologies: HPC and Immersive Realities, Gulfstream

Building an Advanced Computing Ecosystem

Dan Stanzione, Executive Director, TACC

NVIDIA DGX SuperPOD: Instant Infrastructure for AI Leadership

Darrin Johnson, Global Director of Technical Marketing, NVIDIA

RED: Next-Generation Data Services

Sven Oehme, Chief Research Officer, DDN

Analytics, Multicloud, and the Future of the Datasphere

James Coomer, Sr. Vice President of Products, DDN

Reimagining HPC Compute and Storage Architecture with Intel Optane Technology

Andrey Kudryavtsev, SSD Solution Architect, Intel

DDN and the Year Ahead

Paul Bloch, President and Co-Founder, DDN