As the countdown to ISC24 begins, the Women in High Performance Computing (WHPC) community wants to take a moment to reflect on those who support our endeavours. With gratitude in our hearts, we wish to extend sincere appreciation to the supporters whose unwavering commitment has propelled our mission of fostering diversity and inclusion within the HPC landscape. As we stand at the ready for ISC24, it is the perfect occasion to recognise and honour the invaluable contributions of our partners and supporters who have championed our cause with fervour and dedication.

The ISC24 Team:

This year we are working in collaboration partnership with the ISC24 Team.  Their design and approach to this year’s conference is continuing their mission to build social sustainability alongside technical excellence.  Our upcoming schedule and activities are made possible thanks to their hard work.

WHPC Champion:

We are deeply grateful to our WHPC Champions, Do It Now. Their steadfast support has been instrumental in driving our initiatives forward with vigour and purpose. The Do IT Now Alliance is not merely a supporter; it’s a beacon of innovation in the realm of High-Performance Computing services. Their passion for tackling the complexities of HPC and providing solutions to scientists and engineers underscores their commitment to advancing the field.

Platinum Supporters:

Google Cloud: A leader in cloud computing services, Google Cloud provides organisations with scalable infrastructure, storage, and cutting-edge machine learning tools.


Alces Flight: Specialising in cloud-based infrastructure and software for research and technical computing workflows, Alces Flight has been a stalwart supporter of WHPC’s mission.


Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE): With a comprehensive suite of hardware, software, and services, HPE empowers organisations to innovate and adapt in today’s rapidly evolving digital landscape.


Gold Supporters:

BeeGFS: Renowned for its parallel file system designed for high-performance computing and enterprise environments, BeeGFS provides scalable and high-throughput storage solutions.


Microsoft Azure: As a leading cloud computing platform, Microsoft Azure offers a wide range of services to support various computing needs, including virtual machines, storage, and analytics.


MathWorks: A provider of software tools for numerical computation, data analysis, and simulation, MathWorks empowers researchers and engineers to tackle complex challenges in HPC.

Silver Supporters:

Lux Provide: Offers infrastructure solutions for HPC, including storage, networking, and management software, Lux Provide caters to the needs of research and technical computing environments.


Media Supporters:

Inside HPC: A leading online publication covering news, trends, and developments in the field of HPC, Inside HPC provides insights and analysis to professionals and enthusiasts alike. Their coverage has been instrumental in fostering dialogue and awareness within the community.


HPC Wire: Dedicated to covering HPC news and information, HPC Wire provides updates on industry developments, events, and technologies. Their support has enhanced our outreach efforts, ensuring that our message reaches a broad and engaged audience.

WHPC Volunteer Organisations:

  • The University of Edinburgh: Known for its research and innovation in various fields, including HPC. Their expertise and resources have contributed to the advancement of our mission and the growth of our community.
  • EPCC: A leading centre for research and innovation in parallel and high-performance computing, EPCC provides expertise, training, and support to academic and industrial partners. Their commitment to excellence has been instrumental in driving progress and innovation within the HPC community.
  • NHR FAU: As part of the German NHR Alliance, the Erlangen National High-Performance Computing Center stands as a beacon of excellence in HPC research and innovation. Their partnership has strengthened our global network, fostering collaboration and knowledge exchange across borders.
  • FAU Friedrich Alexander Universitat: Renowned for its contributions to various fields, including high-performance computing, FAU Friedrich Alexander Universitat embodies a spirit of excellence and innovation.

As we express our gratitude, we also look forward to continued collaboration and support from both existing and new partners. Together, we can create a more equitable and inclusive HPC community where everyone has the opportunity to thrive and succeed.