Access to U.S HPC for Israeli Research Community



Time Zone

26/10/2021 - 11/11/2021

Target Audience


Super Computing
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About the Event

The Argonne Leadership Computing Facility (ALCF) is a High-Performance Computing (HPC) center managed by Argonne National Laboratory for the US Department of Energy (DOE). ALCF’s main goal is to provide supercomputing resources for promoting breakthroughs in both science and engineering. 

As part of the collaboration between the DOE and the Israel Innovation Authority, Israeli research organizations in both the academic and private sectors can apply to use ALCF resources to promote groundbreaking research projects.

During this workshop, Moderated by Ms. Nili Shalev, VP International Division, Israel Innovation Authority, you will gain practical knowledge on this great opportunity – accessing the U.S. DOE HPC: 

  • How to optimize your research by using the benefits of the HPC
  • The different programs provided by the ALCF, their target audiences and eligibility terms 
  • An understanding of ALCF’s application submission and evaluation process
  • The financial terms for using the ALCF, and the potential support provided by the Innovation Authority.

arrowThe event will take place on November 11th, 2021 at 16:00 - 17:30 (Israel Time) | 08:00 - 09:30 (Chicago Time)


16:00 - 16:12

Opening Remarks

Dr. Ami Appelbaum, Chairman of the Israel Innovation Authority and Chief Scientist at the Ministry of Finance and Industry

16:12 - 16:27

Overview of DoE computing and the ALCF

Dr. Michael E. Papka, Director, Argonne Leadership Computing Facility (ALCF) 

16:27 - 16:37

Allocation Programs offered by the ALCF

Ms. Katherine Riley, Director of Science, Argonne Leadership Computing Facility (ALCF)

16:37 - 16:47

Application Procedure Show Cases

Ms. Katherine Riley, Director of Science, Argonne Leadership Computing Facility (ALCF)

16:47 - 17:30



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