Governance

Manager

The manager oversees and leads the organization, and reports to the steering committee. The manager also has to organize the scientific animation within the community with the aim of sharing experiences and skills from all the users. Seminars, scientific workshops and conferences will be organized to that purpose. He is appointed for a period of two years by the steering committee.

The Manager: Olivier Coulaud (Inria)

Steering committee

The aim of the steering committee is to ensure scientific, technical and financial decisions for the platform. It also has a prospective responsibility. It has to define the use policy, validate various suggestions from the user and technical committees. It convenes when needed, it may mandate a representation committee who will be authorized to make technical decisions. It is composed of executives partners, the manager and a member of the technical and user committees.

Executive  committee

Its objective is to help the manager to prepare the decisions for a good functioning of the platform.   It is composed of a representative of every partner and the scientific person in charge.

User committee

The User committee acts as an intermediary between the users and the steering committee by collecting information aiming to improve the platform usage. It is also the place to talk about the platform fair use policy, hardware and software evolutions and upgrades, scientific and technical workshops. It will convene regularly (at least once per year). It is composed of a representative of all the scientific teams involved in the platform from the different partners, a member of the technical committee and the manager. The committee appoints its representative for a period of two years, the representative will participate in the steering committee.

Members:

First name Last Name INRIA or Laboratory Team
Vincent Perrier CAGIRE
Heloïse Beaugendre CARDAMON
Florian Caro CARMEN
Huilong Zhang CQFD
Abdou Guermouche HIEPACS
Bill Alombert LFANT
Julien Diaz MAGIQUE-3D
Gaël Guennebaud MANAO
Laurent Simon MF
Michel Bergman MEMPHIS
Nicolas Rougier MNEMOSYNE
Olivier Saut MONC
David Sherman PLEIADE
Robin Genuer SISTM
François Rué SED
Nathalie Furmento STORM (representative)
Brice Goglin TADAAM

Technical committee

The Technical committee is in charge of the technical aspects of the platform. It suggests technical evolutions and supervises implementation of the steering committee decisions. It convenes at least once every two months. It is composed of two representatives per partner who are IT engineers or HPC developers involved in the platform, as well as a member of the user committee and the manager. The committee appoints its representative for two years, the representative will participate in the steering committee.

Members:

First name Last Name Institution/Unit Position
François Rue Inria - SED user committee representative
Nathalie Furmento LaBRI
Julien Lelaurain Inria