NEREN Seminar: “Bridging the Gap: Advancing Regional Collaboration and Research IT Collaboration”


The Northeast Research and Education Network, NEREN’s, April 6 seminar at Markley’s One Summer Street, Boston, MA location, featured presentations by John Goodhue, Executive Director, Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center,  “Improving Integration of Science DMZs in the Northeast,” Saul Youssef, Research Associate Professor, Boston University, Carnegie-Mellon University, “Northeast Storage Exchange (NESE)” and Ted Slater, Global Head, Scientific AI and Analytics, Cray, “Trends in the Convergence of AI and HPC.” Opportunities to tour the Markley facility, and an afternoon breakout session, followed a networking lunch.

The morning sessions were recorded and are available at the webcast link below.

AGENDA | WEBCAST (requires registration)

NEREN  is a consortium of non-profit organizations that provide a fiber-optic network connecting and unifying the research and education communities in New York and New England.

Typically NEREN sponsors a twice yearly seminar intended to foster such collaboration.

To learn about other events, or if you have questions, please email Laurie Robinson, NEREN Program Administrator, at or by phone: 401-523-5107.

Updated April 17, 2018