Calcul Québec at CANHEIT-ARC 2019

Calcul Québec (CQ) staff members will be presenting at the upcoming CANHEIT-ARC conference, held from 18 to 21 June 2019 at the University of Manitoba (Winnipeg).

Canada’s advanced research computing (ARC) experts and high education IT leaders gather annually to discuss the field trends, challenges and opportunities. Compute Canada, co-host of the event, and Calcul Québec will be present the entire week and some staff members will give presentations on topics ranging from data visualization to the recruitment of an awesome intern.

Here is the list of the presentations given by the CQ team members :

  • Wednesday 19 June

3:15 PM – 4:00 PM Teaching HPC to Women: Weirdly, We Haven’t Given It Much Thought, Julie Faure-Lacroix

4:15 PM – 5:00 PM Terraforming the Cloud to Teach HPC, Félix-Antoine Fortin

4:15 PM – 5:00 PM Bridging Campus Data-Intensive Research to the National ARC Platform, Florent Parent

  • Thursday 20 June

10:30 AM – 11:15 AM Providing A Unified User Environment for Canada’s National Advanced Computing Centers, Maxime Boissonneault

2:00 PM – 2:45 PM Moving beyond diversity to inclusion, Julie Faure-Lacroix

3:15 PM – 4:00 PM Terraform for Everybody, Félix-Antoine Fortin and Drew Leske (Calcul Canada)

4:15 PM – 5:00 PM Making A Case For Data Visualization. Guys, It’s Not Just Pretty Colors, Julie Faure-Lacroix

  • Friday 21 June

10:30 AM – 11:15 AM How to hire an awesome intern, Félix-Antoine Fortin and Julie Faure-Lacroix


Abstracts of their communications are available here.

Visit to know more about the 2019 CANHEIT-ARC conference and to get the full program.