Two University of Alberta-led research projects that used mathematical simulations to provide a critical window into the complex ecosystem changes happening in northern oceans have won the top two prizes at the CANHEIT | HPCS Conference in Edmonton, AB on June 22. The competition received over 20 submissions from researchers from a variety of disciplines, […]

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We are very excited to announce CANHEIT|HPCS has achieved Gold Certification in the University of Alberta’s Green Spaces Program! Integrating sustainable practices throughout the conference has been a top priority to ensure our carbon footprint is minimal. Many delegates will notice sustainable practices incorporated throughout the conference as they enjoy sessions: Glass water bottles will […]

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On behalf of Premier Notley and the Government of Alberta, I’m pleased to welcome you to the 2016 Canadian Higher Education Information Technology and High Performance Computing Symposium joint conference hosted by the University of Alberta. Leading-edge and emerging technologies are having a positive impact on post-secondary education in Alberta and Canada. Innovative information technology is providing students […]

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As you’ve seen from our online program, we’ve fit a lot into this event! To help you prepare, our Delegate Guide has all the essential information you’ll need in one place. This package includes everything from maps of our venue to wireless connection details to tips for getting around the city and to campus. You […]

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We’re sharing a weekly snapshot of program features. If you see something you’d like to attend, use our app to build your personal schedule! Or, see a session you think we should add to the list? Tweet it to us using #Shaping2016 and #mustsee. For more details on the sessions listed below, check out our program. Knowledge-Sharing […]

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Don’t miss a beat of the conference — download our Guidebook App from the Apple Store, Google Play, or view online! (Note: If you used Guidebook at last year’s CANHEIT event and still have it on your mobile device, simply login to update it to the 2016 version!) This easy-to-use guide is your one-stop information source for CANHEIT […]

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The countdown has begun – CANHEIT | HPCS 2016 is less than two weeks away! Don’t miss Canada’s largest gathering of campus IT leaders and advanced research computing experts and researchers! If you haven’t registered yet, this is your last chance! We’ve extended our deadline to midnight on Sunday, June 12. To view the complete […]

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Starting this week, we’ll be sharing a weekly snapshot of program features. If you see something you’d like to attend, use our app to build your personal schedule! Or, see a session you think we should add to the list? Tweet it to us using #Shaping2016 and #mustsee. For more details on the sessions listed below, […]

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The CANHEIT | HPCS 2016 program is now available online! Thank you to everyone who submitted session proposals for our event. We’ve got an exciting lineup of diverse topics and engaging speakers from across the country. Example sessions include: Service Provider or Trusted Ally: The Perception of Central IT in the Current Higher Ed IT Landscape […]

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Calling all research groups and grad students! We have extended our poster submission deadline to May 13, 2016 to accommodate more entries. This is your chance to share your work and research insights with Canada’s largest gathering of advanced research computing experts and campus IT leaders! Submissions are welcomed from all disciplines and sectors. The […]

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