Fifth Working Group Meeting, Ljubljana (Slovenia)

July 7, 2016 @ 9:00 am – July 8, 2016 @ 2:00 pm
Jožef Stefan Institute
Jamova cesta 39
1000 Ljubljana

Fifth WG Meeting Program

Thursday, July 7th 2016 from 9:00 to 17:30

9:00-9:15    Meeting opening

9:15-11:00  Invited talks:

Jan Jona Javorsek. “Meeting Scalability Requirements with Large Data and Complex Tasks: Adapting Existing Technologies and Best Practices”. SLIDES: 2016-07-07-scalability-data-tasks

Dana Petcu. “Big Data and DevOps in the Cloud: The role of monitoring and DICE approach”.  SLIDES: Petcu-DICE-monitoring

Tuan Anh Trinh. “HPC role in Financial Technologies (FinTech)”. SLIDES:

11:00-11:30  Coffee break

11:30-13:00  Research Roadmap.  Status and discussion

13:00-14:30  Lunch

14:30-15:30  Working Group meetings

15:30-16:00 Break

16:00-17:30 Plenary meeting


Friday, July 8th  2016 from 9:00 to 13:00

9:00-9:15    Meeting opening

9:15-10:45 Invited talks:

Ariel Oletsiak. “Addressing energy efficiency of future computing systems in M2DC and Escape projects”.

Jorge Barbosa. “ANTAREX: AutoTuning and Adaptivity appRoach for Energy efficient eXascale HPC systems”. SLIDES: nesus-antarex

Manuel Dolz. “The RePhrase EU-project and its ongoing research at UC3M: Composable structured patterns for stream parallelism”. SLIDES: NESUS-presentation

George Dacosta. “”Energy- and Thermal-aware schedling for datacenters”. SLIDES: nesus2016-dacosta

10:45-11:15 Coffee break

11:15-13:00  Plenary meeting

13:00           Meeting close



Jozef Stefan Institute LOCATION

Directions from   Ljubljana Center to Jožef Stefan Institute:

BY BUS – 5 minutes.       Take a bus No. 1 (Mestni log)     Exit station: Jadranska.

BY FOOT – 15 minutes

With TAXI.   Taxi Intertours: +386 31311311




City hotel


Hotel Emonec

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  1. BY AIR 

Aerodrom Ljubljana – Jože Pučnik Airport Ljubljana Ljubljana Airport is open every day from 6:00 until 22:00. The Jože Pučnik Airport is with regular schedule flights linked to most major European cities. For your travel you can choose from numerous carriers, who offer regular flights to Slovenia.

Taxi from Ljubljana Airport to Ljubljana city center (about 25€):

The Jože Pučnik Airport has excellent bus connections with Ljubljana. The bus brings you directly into the city centre,from where you can by public transportation reach the desired hotel or the Jože Stefan Institute.
bus timetable 


You can best get to know a country if you visit it by car. You can reach Slovenia via one of the border crossings with Italy, Austria, Hungary or Croatia, or you can rent a car in one of our car rental agencies. Slovenia’s highways are good and clearly signposted, beside the roads you will find rest stops, inns with overnight accommodation, and motels.


You can travel to Ljubljana in modern and comfortable trains from most major Slovenian cities. Connections abroad are also excellent: you can come to Ljubljana on direct lines from Italy, Austria, Hungary, Croatia, Yugoslavia and Macedonia. Train travel is convenient and inexpensive. Information about timetables – in connection to the international timetables.