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Colloquium Series Presentation by Mr. Paul Preney:"Using High-Performance, Advanced, and Cloud Computing Resources "

Friday, October 23, 2020 - 11:00 to 12:30

The School of Computer Science at the University of Windsor is pleased to present… 

Colloquium Presentation by Mr. Paul Preney

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Paul Preney, OCT, M.Sc., B.Ed., B.Sc. 
High Performance and Technical Computing Consultant 
University of Windsor 
Date:  Friday October 23th, 2020 
Time: 11:00am – 12:30pm 
Passcode: If you are interested in attending this colloquium presentation, send an email request to the Graduate Secretary at                                     


The University of Windsor is a founding member of SHARCNET, now a consortium of 20 Ontario academic institutions, which provides high performance computing clusters, storage, and cloud resources and services to its researchers. SHARCNET is also part of Compute Ontario which is part of Compute Canada. Collectively these organizations work together to seamlessly provide Canadian researchers access to compute clusters, storage, and clouds to do high-performance, advanced, and cloud computing research. This presentation will introduce and explain these services and how such can be accessed and used by researchers and their students. 


Mr. Preney has an Honours B.Sc. (Biology and Computer Science); M.Sc. (Computer Science); B.Ed. (Teachables: Biology and Computer Science); and is an Ontario Certified Teacher (OCT). He is also a member of the Standards Council of Canada (SCC) Mirror Committee to SMC/JTC 1/SC 22 (Programming languages) and is a Subject Matter Expert of the SCC Mirror Cmte to SMC/JTC 1/SC 22/WG 21 (C++). He has taught courses at the secondary level and as a sessional instructor in Computer Science and Education at the University of Windsor. Mr. Preney is currently the University of Windsor on-campus SHARCNET staff person for supporting researchers and their high-performance, advanced, storage, and cloud computing needs. 
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