News & Events

Introduction to HPC using NeSI @ University of Auckland Apr-2017 NeSI and the University of Auckland are holding a Software Carpentry Workshop in Auckland in April. Read more
March newsletter Mar-2017 News from NeSI and around the world for March. Read more
2016 Prime Minister’s Science Prize Winner Mar-2017 Congratulations are also in order for Professor Richie Poulton of the University of Otago and his team, who have taken the top honour of winning the 2016 Prime Minister’s Science Prize for the Dunedin Multidisciplinary Health and Development Research Study. Read more
Congratulations to Professor Brendon Bradley of QuakeCoRE Mar-2017 Congratulations to Professor Brendon Bradley, winner of the 2016 Prime Minister's MacDiarmid Emerging Scientist prize. Read more
NeSI's national platform procurement plans Mar-2017 Early in 2016 NeSI started preparations to replace both the NIWA IBM P575/POWER6 (FitzRoy) and Auckland IBM iDataPlex x86 (Pan) platforms, selecting a single procurement process with NIWA as the lead agent working alongside NeSI’s other Collaborators. Read more
eResearch NZ 2017 | Recap Mar-2017 Hosted in Queenstown in February by NZGL with cohosts NeSI and REANNZ, eResearch NZ 2017 was a resounding success. 170 attendees came together from the research community around New Zealand and the globe to discuss the theme of "Shaping the Digital Future; Opportunities for Australia & NZ Science Communities." Read more
Welcome to our newest team member Mar-2017 NeSI's newest team member is Shen Wang. Shen has come on board as an Analyst Programmer based at the University of Auckland.He writes: "I come from a commercial programming background and have over seven years of experience in Front End and J2EE web application development. I got my Masters degree in Singapore and worked there before moving to New Zealand.""My primary responsibilities are for the design, implementation and support of business support systems around HPC for collaboration and integration." Read more
IEEE International eScience Conference 2017 Mar-2017 From 24 – 27 October this year the 13th IEEE eScience conference will be held in Auckland. The objective of the eScience Conference is to promote and encourage all aspects of eScience and its associated technologies, applications, and tools. Read more
December newsletter Dec-2016 News from NeSI and around the world for December. Read more
eRNZ 2017 - Programme announcement Dec-2016 We are delighted to announce the programme for eResearch NZ 2017 is now available. Read more