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Bologna 2017

Winter Workshop 2017

February 5-10, 2017

via Magnanelli 6/3
40033 Casalecchio di Reno

Coordinates 44°29'09'' N, 11°15'36'' E. 





Registration is available as usual through Eventbrite.


Updates on Lenovo hardware and software roadmaps, technical talks by Mellanox, Nvidia. Storage centric day (most likely Thursday) with information on GPFS(GSS) / Lustre / DDN. Intel centric day (Tuesday or Wednesday) with updates on processors, OPA  and tools.

And the famous site updates! Volunteers are welcome. A detailed agenda will be available soon.


A draft agenda is now available.



We are recommending 2 hotels in Bologna, Hotel Metropolitan and the NH Bologna de la Gare. If you are booking in the Hotel Metropolitan, please mention "Cineca" as the meeting organizer and you should receive a small discount on your room rate.


Social Event

The workshop will have 3 social event dinners, each sponsored by a vendor. On Tuesday he social event will be sonsored by Intel, on Wednesday by Mellanox and on Thursay by DDN. We are still working on the locations for Tuesday and Wednesday. The social event on Thursday will be a Apero Restaurant.



If you are flying into Bologna airport, Aerobus offers a cost effective option to get from the airport to the city center.

Additional information about how to get to Cineca is available here.